Archive for December, 2013

What caught your eye at this year’s IAAPA trade show?
By 23/12/2013 Read More →

What caught your eye at this year’s IAAPA trade show?

Nick Buckley, Flamingo Land, England (pictured): I noticed the rise of the zipline and the low energy attraction.

Swing Time
By 23/12/2013 Read More →

Swing Time

by paul Ruben Have you ever heard of Venetian Swings? I hadn‘t until about 20 years ago when I first visited Crossroads Village in Flint, Michigan.

Introducing 20th Century Fox World
By 17/12/2013 Read More →

Introducing 20th Century Fox World

Opening in 2016 as a result of a partnership between Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and investor Genting Malaysia, the US$300million park will be known as 20th Century Fox World – and here’s the first look at the look and some of the concept art.

IAAPA excels in Orlando
By 02/12/2013 Read More →

IAAPA excels in Orlando

Anyone who had a suspicion that, a few years into its 10-year residency in Orlando, IAAPA Attractions Expo might run out of steam was proved wrong in spectacular fashion this November after a barnstorming week in the “theme park capital of the world.” Paul Ruben and Owen Ralph report.