Coasters that aren’t coasters

The 16th of August marks National Roller Coaster day! The holiday every roller coaster enthusiast is looking forward to. Let this day be filled with great roller coasters! And this date seemed right for us to talk about some of the weirdest roller coasters out there, roller coasters that maybe aren’t even roller coasters… First […]

Backstage at Powerland

Ever wondered what the backstage of a theme park looks like? Or how they keep their park functioning? Powerland gave us the opportunity to glance at their backstage. We saw the storage rooms of Thunderbird and Junker and we visited their big maintenance hall where defect cars and rides are being repaired. Above we see the transfer […]

Coaster World – Pégase express

Theme Parks are more than just roller coasters, but it is undoubtedly the roller coasters that attract the most visitors and attention. So in this series we’ll change Theme Park World into Coaster World where we review a specific roller coaster each time. For this article we head to Parc Asterix, located near Paris, who opened […]

Jackpot for Walibi Belgium

Today Walibi Belgium announced their master plan for the future years. We already knew they were going to do that today, we didn’t expect anything special. Maybe a new family roller coaster as a replacement for the Coccinelle kiddy roller coaster or maybe something else on that place. Walibi kept mysterious about what they had […]

Contest winners

We held our first contest where you could win a woodblock used on the construction of Plopsaland De Panne’s new wooden roller coaster Heidi the ride. Contest ended this night and an innocent hand picked three winners! Go to our contest page to find out if you got lucky and are one of the winners. […]

The best & worst places to live as a roller coaster enthusiast: continents

Every roller coaster enthusiast probably has thought at least once that they don’t live in the right place to enjoy their hobby to the fullest. Imagine being a roller coaster enthusiast born in Yakutsk (Siberia, Russia), your home park PKiO imeni Gagarina would only offer two wacky worm roller coasters to you. In that case […]

Dawson Duel questions answered by Mrs. Taillieu

In May Bellewaerde opened Dawson Duel, a dueling alpine coaster build 25 meters (82 feet) above the ground on supports. Those two scoops makes Dawson Duel unique yet odd as well. Though Bellewaerde is very proud on it’s newest addition, they gladly answered some questions we had about Dawson Duel and the park itself. Many thanks to Mrs. Taillieu, […]