Issue 6/2013: November/December 2013

Topic Overview (Excerpt):

  • 35 Years of Heide Park: Colossal Stories and Those behind Them
  • The New Wing Coaster for Heide Park
  • New Cultural and Entertainment Destination for Venice
  • The KnightsRide Tower at Fantasiana Erlebnispark (Austria)
  • Interview with Klaus-Michael Machens, President of the VDFU
  • 35 Years of VDFU - Summer Meeting in Cologne
  • Center Parcs UK Elveden Forest - Venture Cove: Big Adenture for Small Explorers
  • Butlins Splashworld Gets a Facelift
  • 3 in 1 - Fellbach's New Family and Leisure Pool Complex
  • Kassel: Combined Bathing Fun on the Riverbank
  • The Museum with the Mouse
  • Park Maps in the Age of Smartphones & Co. Part 2
  • EAS 2013 in Paris


Special Feature
| Lost Valley

Lost Valley at Samsung Everland

This year witnessed the addition of another zoo attracton with an unusual and appealing adventure concept. The unique "Lost Valley" safari attraction opened this past April at Everland in South Korea. The Samsung Everland Resort in Yongin City is ...

Special Feature
| EAS 2013

EAS 2013 in Paris

The Euro Attractions Show (EAS) which ran from September 18th to 20th this year in Paris surprised exhibitors, visitors and the organizers in many ways. For starters, with 393 companies exhibiting from 40 different countries all spread over a net exhibition space of 9,917 square meters, this EAS was the most booked-out European trade fair of the last ten years ...

Special Feature
| Aqualand Moravia

Aqualand Moravia

At the beginning of this past August Aqualand Moravia opened its doors in the Czech town of Pasohlávky in South Moravia, only some 30 kilometers from the Austrian border. This new thermal spa complex covers an area of 60,000 square meters and ...

Special Feature
| Ketteler Hof

Ketteler Hof - Playing, Climbing, Frolicking ...

Ketteler Hof family park in Lavesum, Germany is one of the family-operated businesses that indisputably belongs to the large group of hidden champions. The park is located more or less halfway between the cities of Münster and Gelsenkirchen in the beautiful rural surroundings of this traditionally agricultural region south of Münster ...