This was 2017

It’s the last day of 2017 which is a good moment to look back at the past year. What meant 2017 for me as a theme park enthusiast?! Which parks and roller coasters excited us? Which disappointed us? Which new parks did we explore? Let’s look back at what 2017 brought us. 2017 is of […]

Coaster World – Wildfire

  We wrote an article about Kolmarden without talking about Wildfire, their wooden Rocky Mountain Construction roller coaster which pulls worldwide attention from coaster enthusiasts all over the world. Not only because Kolmarden is of course more than Wildfire, but also because Wildfire deserves his own article. The greatness of it can’t be described in […]

A day at Kolmarden

If you’d ask any non-Swedish or non-Scandinavian theme park enthusiast before April 2014 if they were planning a visit to Kolmarden, they’d look at you strange. Kolmarden?! That name was not commonly known in the community of theme park fans. But the announcement of a new Rocky Mountain Construction roller coaster placed the park at […]

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 […]