Icon: It's alright.
Like, I've not been remotely hyped about it even though Helix is one of my favourite rides and I loved Blue Fire - I just felt Icon looked slow, didn't really do much and was just a bit of a meandering afterthought that would look better than it rode.
I was sort of right...
Honestly my examples for this are garbage compared to the above but figured I'd give an opinion anyway as I do like some of the UK's options.
The Alton monorail for example, offers a great experience for first time visitors, taking you over Air and Nemesis' valley (particularly if they're...
Probably some logistical tinkering going on -if it's as popular as it sounds, everyone heading to it first thing, people aren't shopping and spending money elsewhere around the park and their immediate impression of the park is one long queue.
This at least gives them a reason to force people...
Don't think Alvey's review is all that unfair at all actually.
And I'm usually one of the first to call him a ****.
The ride looks absolutely incredible, the sheer scale of it is unreal. If you didn't know beforehand about the spike and flip track you'd **** yourself.
Yeah lads, ****ing hell. Let's not start scoping out potential replacements just yet.
Always thought this ride was questionable at best, rough as **** and one of the worst I've ridden. Wouldn't be surprised if there's some sort of restraint issue involved, but that said there's also reports of...
As someone who likely wouldn't be able to get to either (and therefore sharing a mostly worthless viewpoint) - Hold off and wait until FLY is open as it's likely you'll struggle to get numbers together for a Phantasialand live late this year.
PA or Europa would be my two suggestions.
Firstly, a massive thank you to Serena for organising today, keeping everything moving and (hopefully) making sure even the quiet ones like me are involved with the group.
Nice to meet and chat with the likes of Howie and Mushroom, and anybody else I chatted with throughout the day.
Will drop a...
Of course we can't get another go, bloody Remoaners, what happens if you don't get your way with a second vote, are you just gonna have a third and a fourth until you get what you want?
What a ludicrous idea!