Theme Parks

Puy du Fou Christmas at a Unique Theme Park

Written by on December 2, 2013 in Theme Parks
Puy du Fou Christmas at a Unique Theme Park

Although it may not immediately seem an obvious choice, there are many reasons to head to the Vendée at Christmas, not least the variety of Christmas markets in the region’s historic and atmospheric towns such as Fontenay Le Comte or  Pouzauges, the crisp, cold but sunny mornings and the artisan’s market amongst the snowy fir […]

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Parc Asterix France

Written by on February 5, 2013 in Theme Parks with 0 Comments
Parc Asterix France

Parc Astérix France is a theme park in Plailly, about 30km north of Paris. The park is based on the stories of Asterix by Albert Uderzo and René Goscinny and was opened in 1989 – it was in fact France’s first theme park. Parc Asterix is not like Disneyland but it is quaint, full of […]

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Disneyland Paris Walt Disney Studios Park Review

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Disneyland Paris Walt Disney Studios Park Review

  Right next to Disneyland Paris Park you’ll find the Walt Disney Studios Park. Opened later than the original Disneyland Paris and with far less visitors it’s still the second most visited theme park in Europe – the one next door being the no. 1 tourist attraction in Europe! The aim is to give visitors […]

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Disneyland Paris Fantasyland Review

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Disneyland Paris Fantasyland Review

  Disneyland Paris Fantasyland is great for younger children and little girls in particular love the famous Sleeping Beauty’s Castle called Le Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant. What’s in Fantasy Land There are sixteen attractions featuring Disney favourites from Peter Pan to Dumbo the Elephant. The rides tend to be more suitable for […]

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Disneyland Paris Frontierland Review

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Disneyland Paris Frontierland Review

  Disneyland Paris Frontierland is one of the five  ”themed lands” at Disneyland in Paris. It represents the American Old West of the 19th century, home to cowboys and pioneers, saloons, red rock buttes and gold rushes. The main attraction is Big Thunder Mountain Railroad – an impressive ride, as is the steam boat river […]

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Disneyland Paris Adventureland Review

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Disneyland Paris Adventureland Review

  Disneyland Paris Adventureland is home to the Pirates of the Caribbean area but without a doubt the most popular ride here is the Indiana Jones and the Temple of Peril – huge queues! We really liked the fact that this area is so interactive for children who love the larger-than-life scenery. It was not […]

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Disnleyland Paris Main Street USA

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Disnleyland Paris Main Street USA

  Main Street USA at Disneyland in Paris is an imitation American high street of the early 20th Century with wide boulevards, lined with shops and places where you can buy snacks and sweets including an old fashioned ice cream parlour and real American style hot dogs. There are horse drawn carriage rides down the […]

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Disneyland Paris Discoveryland Review

Written by on February 5, 2013 in Theme Parks
Disneyland Paris Discoveryland Review

  Disneyland Paris Discoveryland  is very popular with kids – especially kids that like loud attractions! This area of Disney in Paris certainly has the most popular rides – and the biggest queues and certainly seemed to be the place that the older kids (adults!) liked best in the whole park. The main attractions are: […]

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Disneyland Paris Review

Written by on February 5, 2013 in Theme Parks with 0 Comments
Disneyland Paris Review

  Disneyland in Paris, also known as Euro Disney and Disney World Paris, is two theme parks – Disneyland Paris Park and Walt Disney Studios Park. Originally termed Euro Disney Paris the management found that although the name appealed to its American audiences, the term Euro made Europeans think of the Euro currency in more […]

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Top Tips for Visiting Disneyland Paris

Written by on February 4, 2013 in Theme Parks with 0 Comments
Top Tips for Visiting Disneyland Paris

  Our top tips for visiting Disneyland Paris to help you with your planning and to make the most of your time there. Get a Map Seriously, this place is huge – 55 hectares to be precise and around 20% of the area that Paris covers. Pick up a map of the Disneyland Park at […]

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