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Trip Report - Post-Lockdown Alton Towers July 2020

Theme parks are finally back open! After waiting a few weeks to see how things were being handled, we decided to take the leap and visit a post-lockdown Alton Towers. 1,446 more words

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Let's talk Charlie and the Chocolate Factory...

If anyone has ever read my previous posts, you’ll know I have a huge soft spot for Toyland Tours, an eccentric journey through a toy factory that was a staple of Alton Towers until the mid 2000s. 1,066 more words

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Theme Parks are back!

This weekend on the 4th of July, UK theme parks will be back open after what feels like an absolute eternity! While a few theme parks managed to open their doors in March, albeit for a very short time, most theme parks haven’t opened properly since the end of the 2019 season. 416 more words

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What makes a good dark ride?

I love dark rides. I always have ever since I was little. There’s something so wonderful about them and riding dark rides is one of my absolute favourite things to do at theme parks. 769 more words

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Countries by Coasters - France

Last time, we looked at Germany, the roller coaster capital of Europe by number of coasters. This week, we aren’t venturing too far and looking at France, another big contender for Europe’s roller coaster crown! 533 more words

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Let's talk Wallace & Gromit's Thrill-O-Matic!

As a kid, I absolutely bloody adored Wallace and Gromit and I still do. From a Grand Day Out to the Wrong Trousers, I have a huge soft spot for Wallace and Gromit. 458 more words

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Countries by Coasters - Germany

Last time, we looked at the coaster landscape of the UK…this time, we are hopping over to mainland Europe to the European roller coaster capital: Germany! 513 more words

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