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Shinhwa Waterpark

Shinhwa Waterpark

Shinhwa Waterpark, which opened as a part of South Korean integrated entertainment resort Jeju Shinhwa World earlier this summer, is Jeju’s largest waterpark facility. With a total area of 15,000 sq m, it can accommodate up to 4,000 guests. Find out more in the November/December issue of Park World  

An Asian Legend

An Asian Legend

Fantawild Holdings Inc.’s latest launch, Nanning Fantawild Asian Legend, aims to educate and entertain, providing a unique, interactive insight into Southeast Asian culture and history. The theme park was designed and developed wholly by the leading Chinese theme park investor and operator. Fantawild senior VP Daisy Shang spoke to Park World 

Walt Disney World update

Walt Disney World update

New shows, parties and character experiences Starting January 18 and continuing well into 2019, a host of new and limited-time magic will debut at Walt Disney World Resort, Florida. A collection of shows, parties, Disney character interactions and more will arrive in the midst of Walt Disney World’s most significant growth of the past two […]

Parc Spirou: The Adventure Begins…

Parc Spirou: The Adventure Begins…

1,000 guests gathered at Monteux, near Avignon, on June 1 to celebrate the opening of Parc Spirou – France’s newest family getaway with a nostalgic twist. Members of the press, national and regional politicians, and the French Minister of Culture, Françoise Nyssen, joined Parc Spirou presidents Daniel Bullard and Vincent Montagne as they presented the […]

Playtime with Peppa

Playtime with Peppa

In 2011, the UK’s Paulton’s Park became the world’s first theme park to have a Peppa Pig themed attraction. Since then, the porcine megastar of pre-school entertainment has continued on her quest for world domination, with an ever increasing audience reach and themed attractions set to open all over the world. Park World paid a […]

Something old, something new

Something old, something new

Most people familiar with the US wouldn’t think of a theme park nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains as part of the Old West. According to Kathy Archer, however, it’s the perfect way to describe Tweetsie Railroad, a magical piece of history tucked away in the mountains near Boone, North Carolina. Read the full Park […]

175 years of magic at Tivoli

175 years of magic at Tivoli

Danish amusement park Tivoli Gardens celebrates an unbelievable 175th anniversary this year. Park World took a trip to the park, located in central Copenhagen, to find out the secret to its enduring appeal. Bryony Andrews reports. Click here to read the story in Park World

Jeju Shinhwa World

Jeju Shinhwa World

Jeju Shinhwa World marks the beginning of a new era for the South Korean island of Jeju, known for its beach resorts and volcanic landscape of craters and cave-like lava tubes. With this fully integrated new resort, developer Landing International aims to provide a one-stop service for all tourists – from leisure to business, and from couples to families. […]

TIC Park – a new attraction concept from Colombia

TIC Park – a new attraction concept from Colombia

TIC Park comes with a commitment to fuse fun with an understanding of information technology and communications, making it unique in Colombia (or possibly all of Latin America). 

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Santa Park – the Finnish attraction where it’s Christmas every day

Santa Park – the Finnish attraction where it’s Christmas every day

Ilkka Länkinen, who together with his wife Katja has been delivering Christmas experiences in the Arctic Circle since 1997, explains how Santa Park extends its season by targeting corporate business with unique offerings such as the new Arctic Treehouse Hotel (pictured below).

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