UK theme parks from another point of view!

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by Joshi2
Sun Jul 20, 2008 4:35 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: 2010: Secret Weapon 6 Part One
Replies: 2288
Views: 236100

Hi, I'm new to al this future speculation stuff, but I am sure some people are looking at this "Dark Forest" idea in the wrong way. Dark is a synonym for Gloomy, and wood/forest obviously, but to me they suggest entirely different things. Gloomy Wood is the setting for a gothic style conte...
by Joshi2
Thu Jul 17, 2008 9:48 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: 2010: Secret Weapon 6 Part One
Replies: 2288
Views: 236100

Hello all, I was thinking in my tiny office today - daydreaming as always, don't tell the boss! - how much space would be available if what I've read about would happen. I'm not too familiar with the site, but I know Corkscrew covers quite a large area, and if I'm correct is above the trees at point...
by Joshi2
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:55 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Quick Questions 2008
Replies: 1032
Views: 116079

Hi all, Im looking to stay in the hotels at some point. I invested in a family Merlin pass a few months ago, after planning a few trips to Alton Towers with my wife and kids and the intention of visiting Thorpe Park. Are there any concessions for us as a family holder? What is best to do to keep th...
by Joshi2
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:37 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Quick Questions 2008
Replies: 1032
Views: 116079

Hi all, Im looking to stay in the hotels at some point. I invested in a family Merlin pass a few months ago, after planning a few trips to Alton Towers with my wife and kids and the intention of visiting Thorpe Park. Are there any concessions for us as a family holder? What is best to do to keep the...
by Joshi2
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:31 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Monorail: 2008/9 Train Re-Themes
Replies: 1188
Views: 149664

My two year olf wouldnt stop giggling at the cow train when we went last month. I found it a bit uncomfortable to look at, but then im perhaps a bit to old to appreciate stepping into a cow...
by Joshi2
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:30 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: 2010: Secret Weapon 6 Part One
Replies: 2288
Views: 236100

Hi,

Am I being naive here if I ask as to why Alton Towers asked for these to be removed? I for one would quite like to see how they will build in the future. It's always nice to see whats next. I remember seeing a pit being dug before Nemesis was built, I found it amazing
by Joshi2
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:19 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: New to the forum? Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 2836
Views: 1035923

Re: New to the forum? Introduce yourself here!

Hi there, folks. My name is Joshua, I'm a bit of a coaster geek, and quite often take my family along to Alton Towers and Drayton Manor when I can. I've never been down to the London theme parks, but I'm trying to engage the wife in the idea of staying at Holiday Inn at Chessington. But the cost of ...