UK theme parks from another point of view!

Search found 23 matches

  • 1
  • 2
by Joe from the IOW
Wed Apr 26, 2006 3:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Hi All from Florida USA
Replies: 48
Views: 13273

Hi, hope you are enjoying yourself in Florida, wnet there last year and went to the Pondarosa, and he's right, the buffet is massive and then once you've finished your meal you get to go to the deserts buffet which is also massive. Anyway; Didn't go to Wet and Wild but i highly recomend Typhoon Lago...
by Joe from the IOW
Sat Apr 15, 2006 8:56 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Embarrasing Moments ? :)
Replies: 60
Views: 13028

This thing about me, but at Thorpe Park once two old people were leaning against the tidal wave barriers eating an ice cream, they didn't realise you could get wet there and when the boat came down they got soaked, i think both were very embarresed and the woman started having ago at the man, they w...
by Joe from the IOW
Sat Apr 15, 2006 8:36 am
Forum: Rest of World Parks & Attractions
Topic: Walt Disney World - Magic Kingdom
Replies: 143
Views: 16801

Really? Again? I went on that ride last year in june, a day before that boy died! I must say and if anyone else who has ridden it, it is pretty extreme, and even i was feeling a bit ill. When i first wenton though i thoought what if somthing does happen, there was no way to attract staff attention a...
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Apr 13, 2006 10:06 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Ride Rumours
Replies: 20
Views: 6482

no, but i know what your going on about!
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Apr 13, 2006 10:01 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Ride Rumours
Replies: 20
Views: 6482

i heard a rumor ages ago(not sure if true) but they were going to put another ride in the towers, don't know what though, anyone know?
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Apr 13, 2006 9:55 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Mexican Infront of Log Flumes
Replies: 9
Views: 3134

Why not take this to trading standereds or just the park management, especially if they sold meat that was not properly cooked!
by Joe from the IOW
Wed Apr 12, 2006 10:28 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Air Tunnel 1 Concept
Replies: 24
Views: 6578

that is a fantastic idea, i had an idea similar to that but not with the projections of the air logo into the water, and the water fall is great! Small idea though: when i thought of it, you know you can get the misters that you put into ponds and a thick layer of mist comes across the surface, why ...
by Joe from the IOW
Fri Mar 31, 2006 9:35 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Wow! That could be at Alton Towers.
Replies: 19
Views: 5208

This was built next to the lake as
part of the new Katanga Canyon.

http://www.rcdb.com/ig814.htm?picture=16
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Mar 30, 2006 9:21 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Scary Rides -Post your ideas here!
Replies: 41
Views: 14783

come on doom+sons1988, i really got into that story and i really want to know the ending please, it was great!
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Mar 30, 2006 6:00 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Replies: 797
Views: 159227

Same here, i looked up and saw the alton towers logo at the end, damn! i really want to see the whole thing!
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Mar 30, 2006 4:58 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort History
Topic: The Old Future
Replies: 6
Views: 3187

What was the theme of Jazz land anyway?
by Joe from the IOW
Thu Mar 30, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park Resort - General Discussion
Replies: 6393
Views: 416339

Re: Needed Help from Thorpe park fans

i phoned up today i was told that stealth, tidal wave,slammer,colossus and pirate 4D where shut today and that i would have to phone on friday to be told what was shut that day. Thanks ashhew1985 a virgin to loggers leap, samurai, colossus, slammer, rush, quantum, nemesis inferno, rumber rapids and...
by Joe from the IOW
Wed Mar 29, 2006 9:41 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Tidal Wave
Replies: 44
Views: 17335

"Mattmills" wrote:
The only thing that annoys me is the colours that the boats have been painted.

What do you mean the colour of the new boast, i didn't know they painted them, what colour are they?
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 8:57 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Wind.. (Not the smelly sort)
Replies: 23
Views: 8411

Why would it be somting to do with the weather if The Black Hole kept on stopping, its inside isn't it?
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 8:26 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Tidal Wave
Replies: 44
Views: 17335

"Queen of Speed" wrote:
. . . should have done some amity style adverts like on Stealth.

I agree, i don't mind the adverts, but could'nt they have done them so the logo and adverts didn't look so prim and propper and insed give them a battered and weathered look to go with the amity covestyle!
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:13 pm
Forum: Chessington World of Adventures Resort
Topic: Bubbleworks
Replies: 135
Views: 18449

Hmmm I dunno. They did a pretty good job with The Flume IMO, but they'll have to do something unique so it'll be quite interesting :D . i agree, when i went to chessinton last i went on the bubble works, although the scenes were very interesting they were a bit dated and the only good bit was the f...
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:05 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Wind.. (Not the smelly sort)
Replies: 23
Views: 8411

But if the wind got really strong, couldn't it blow the coaster backwards at a really slow point of the ride?
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 4:40 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Layout of The Towers...
Replies: 19
Views: 4995

Re: Layout of The Towers...

does anyone have the blueprint for the towers, Why don't you go to the Google Earth website, type it into google and it will take you to the website, once you have downloaded Google earth type in alton towers and it shuld take you to an arial photo of the whole theme park but i'm not sure about the ...
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 3:16 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Book: B***ocks to Alton Towers
Replies: 7
Views: 2614

Oh thank you, i am a bit blonde and new to this!
by Joe from the IOW
Tue Mar 28, 2006 3:07 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Book: B***ocks to Alton Towers
Replies: 7
Views: 2614

What do you mean?
Did'nt you like the book?
  • 1
  • 2