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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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Hefei Wanda City

Hefei Wanda City

Park World speaks to the Dutch design firm responsible for master planning the latest statement-making theme park from China’s Wanda group.

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La Mer de Sable

La Mer de Sable

François Mayné profiles the French park, now under the ownership of Looping Group, that launched three new rides for 2016.

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Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon

Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon

The world’s first Nickelodeon branded waterpark has opened at Sunway Lagoon in Malaysia, featuring SpongeBob SquarePants and friends plus a host of exciting attractions from WhiteWater inside a tropical 10- acre landscape.

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Accessible amusement parks

Accessible amusement parks

Astrid González Nariño reports on how a selection of custom-desgned parks and playgrounds across Latin America, while we also take a look at a North American amusement park about to expand with the inclusion of a new accessible waterpark.

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