Issue 3: May/June 2011

Overview of Topics (Excerpt):

  • "Raveleijn": Efteling Opens its 42 Million Euro Project
  • Fast-Food Goes "Loopy" at Europa-Park, Germany
  • The New Aqualibi in Wavre, Belgium
  • Industry Barometer: Waterparks and Recreational Bathing Operations
  • Weather Derivatives
  • 25 Years of Hope - Give Kids The World
Special Feature
| Le Pal's Twist

Le Pal's Twist

It's the year of the spinning coaster in Europe. French amusement park Le Pal also chose a spinning coaster two years ago, and the ride opened in April this year ...

Special Feature
| Industry Barometer

Industry Barometer

Like every year, the European Waterpark Association (EWA) also conducted a survey of its members for the 2010 fiscal year, and we have summarized and evaluated its result for you here ...

Special Feature
| Castle Dankern

Castle Dankern

Mention a castle and everyone thinks immediately of magic and pixie dust. Interested readers might ask how exactly this is used in the same breath with a technical term like "hybrid" ...

Special Feature
| Fun Arena

Fun Arena

In the northern Hamburg district of Henstedt-Ulzburg, the Fun Arena opened its doors this past March. This new indoor sport and recreation park was built for ...