Archive for July, 2011

How to get big theme park thrills on a small budget – Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

How to get big theme park thrills on a small budget
Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
Search the Internet for the theme park name plus "discount" or "coupon," however make sure you are dealing with a reputable website before purchasing. Some parks offer deep discounts on "Twilight Tickets" that are valid during evening hours.

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Snap up a bargain: Florida is offering a range of special deals and new … – Daily Mail


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Snap up a bargain: Florida is offering a range of special deals and new
Daily Mail
For example, if you buy Universal Orlando Resort theme park tickets together with your Virgin Holiday, you get early park admission to experience The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter and free parking at Universal Orlando for that day Book a Walt Disney

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Eli Roth to design Hostel theme park attraction – The Guardian


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Eli Roth to design Hostel theme park attraction
The Guardian
Hollywood's Universal Studios theme park will soon be offering the next best thing in the form of a Hostel-themed attraction designed by the cult horror film's director, Eli Roth. Hostel: Hunting Season will take the form of a maze based on scenes from

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Snap up a bargain: Florida is offering a range of special deals and new … – Daily Mail


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Snap up a bargain: Florida is offering a range of special deals and new
Daily Mail
Legoland's Florida theme park is set to open on October 15. Mean while most of the existing theme parks have plenty of different experiences on offer. One of the most popular newcomers is the Screamin' Gator Zip Line at Gatorland.
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Make the most of Summer! Cornwall – The Independent

Make the most of Summer! Cornwall
The Independent
On The Lizard, Flambards (flambards.co.uk) theme park is home to the Skyraker, a 100ft plunging ride that was made in Italy and is the only one of its kind in the UK. Truro's Lemon Quay has just seen the unveiling of acclaimed sculptor Tim Shaw's The

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Simon Turnbull: East Ender hoping to turn heavyweight heritage into heroics over the hurdles

Having finished 2010 with a bronze medal from the European Championships, and ranked sixth in the world in the 400m hurdles, Perri Shakes-Drayton has to be considered a contender for a medal at what for her will be a close-to-home Olympic Games next year. At 5ft 7in and 10st, though, the spidery-limbed East Ender could hardly be described as a heavyweight contender – unlike her father’s one-time …

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Foreign tourists enjoy cheap UK – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk
Foreign tourists enjoy cheap UK
Telegraph.co.uk
For Britons, though, foreign holidays appear to be becoming a bit of a luxury. The number of UK residents taking their break abroad has dropped for the second year running and is back at levels not seen since the last millennium.

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Northumberland: The Best Holiday You’ve Never Had? – Journal Live

Northumberland: The Best Holiday You've Never Had?
Journal Live
Thirty years ago, of course, before the arrival of cheap overseas flights, it was seen as perfectly normal for people to remain in the region for their holidays – travelling from County Durham to Whitley Bay, for example.

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Petrol costs could mean the end of summer fun, according to mums – FemaleFirst.co.uk

Petrol costs could mean the end of summer fun, according to mums
FemaleFirst.co.uk
Money worries and the summer holidays are generally two thoughts that come together at this time of the year. You're struggling to find cheap, but fun ways of keeping the kids entertained and then there is the constant increase of the prices of fuel.

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From the wurst to the best: A cutting-edge chef is putting Germany on the … – The Independent

From the wurst to the best: A cutting-edge chef is putting Germany on the
The Independent
This is now the "Autostadt", a sprawling monument to the car manufacturer, complete with its manufacturing plant, theme park, arts venue (which has hosted shows by the the Rolling Stones) and the Ritz Carlton, with Aqua attracting its own breed of

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