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Say cheese!

Say cheese!

Picsolve has been pioneering content creation solutions for the travel and leisure, and media and entertainment industries for almost 25 years. CEO David Hockley talks to Park World   

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Like a fairytale

Like a fairytale

In a chat with Efteling CEO, Coen Bertens, Park World finds out what makes this theme park in the south of Holland so special…. Read it HERE.

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Themes and perspectives

Themes and perspectives

Five different experts give their view on what’s driving the demand for themed rides and attractions See what they have to say….  

The Worlds of Walibi

The Worlds of Walibi

Walibi Belgium is expanding its offer with rides and attractions that satisfy a family audience; general director Jean-Christophe Parent, and marketing and sales director, Marc Guffens give Park World the inside track… Founded in 1975 by Eddy Meeùs, Walibi has been under the ownership of Compagnie des Alpes Group, a leading player the European leisure […]

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There’s a little bit of Blackpool in everybody

There’s a little bit of Blackpool in everybody

Amanda Thompson OBE speaks to Park World editor, Becci Knowles about life at the helm of Blackpool Pleasure Beach  The fourth generation of her family to run Blackpool Pleasure Beach – her great-grandfather bought the land on the seafront and opened the park in 1896 – Amanda took over in 2004. Her father, the hugely […]

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Jungle Splash!

Jungle Splash!

Europe’s most prestigious water park, Tropical Islands Resort, has invested in an innovative, new, themed, water play structure from Polin Waterparks. Tropical Islands Resort is Europe’s largest tropical holiday resort, situated 60km south of Berlin in Karusnick, Germany, on the fringes of the Spree Forest. Boasting Germany’s highest waterslide tower (27 metres or 88.5 feet), […]

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An iconic structure

An iconic structure

Carnaval’s Neil Dwyer stops a little longer to tell us about the park’s newest ride, Wheel of the World, a 60m high wheel featuring a 50 metre LED screen which displays stunning live scenes, shows and views of Dubai. Read the story here.

Always on point

Always on point

Having worked with the Mack family for over 30 years in a range of high profile positions, Michael Kreft von Byern has been appointed director for Rulantica, a brand new waterpark opening on the doorstep of Europa-Park later this year.  In an exclusive interview with Park world magazine, he shares his thoughts on the industry […]

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Look what’s coming

Look what’s coming

Djurs Sommerland CEO Henrik B. Nielsen gives Park World a season preview When Djurs Sommerland was founded in 1981 it was as purely as an activity park, with trampolines, canoes, mini golf and bicycles. Fast forward to 2019 and it boasts some of the the biggest roller coasters in Denmark, nine themed areas bursting at […]

We move people

We move people

When asked what Severn Lamb does, managing director, Patrick Severn Lamb says, ‘We move people’. It’s a simple, but intriguing response which paves the way for a conversation about how this 70 year old company blends technology with tradition to create experiences that last a lifetime. Becci Knowles reports. Severn Lamb has worked with a […]

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