The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

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The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby CTU Agent » Mon Jun 28, 2010 2:09 pm

The UK Trip has come to an end and the Europe Trip has begun. If you want to get live, real time updates - follow along via Robb Alvey's Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/robbalvey



Day One - Arrival, Gardaland Park (Scroll Down)
Day Two - Mirabilandia
Day Three - Movieland Park
Day Four - Europa Park
Day Five - Wurzburg Fair
Day Six - Phantasialand
Day Seven - Efteling
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Even at 5am Piers still looks fancy!
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The rest of the group at 5am...not so much! :)
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Oh, not to worry...no one is sharp in our group.
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It's funny because "plane" sounds like "plain" and "plain" means not much flavor.
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Would you believe that our group ate all the Krispy Kremes at Heathrow???
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Oh no! We are in Schindler's Lift! Joey! Quick! Get out!
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"Hey Elissa! We are boarding at the farthest possible gate!"
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We are on our way to ITALY!!!
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In the Heathrow bathrooms you can buy a vibrating cock ring (seriously!). Our flight is going to be buzzing for the next two hours!!!
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Most of TPR totally crashed out on the flight.
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Even KidTums was totally crashed out!
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Hooray! Our British plane has landed in Italy.
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I hate to stereotype but it looks like Mario is driving our Italian bus!!!
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Bruno from Gardaland treated us all to a drink and front of the line passes for all the roller coasters!
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TPR has made it to Gardaland!
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Gardaland has some nice bush.
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First up...Blue Tornado! An SLC with a BONUS HELIX!!!
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Mammut was GREAT!!! Now this is a Vekoma mine train done right!
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The SLC not so awesome...but it DOES have the bonus helix!
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Blue Tornado...THROUGH THE TREES!!!
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Someone recently asked me if European parks have American themes sections...yup!
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There is something really wrong with this...
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This is the world's longest Wacky Worm.
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Seriously look at the layout! This is all for a Wacky Worm!!!
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Piers makes the world's longest Wacky Worm VERY fancy.
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Random TPR people LOVE the world's largest Wacky Worm!
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Hey! We are at Magic Mountain...and we are not in California!!!
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Ooh...sexy new Vekoma restraints!
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"These fancy new restraints turn this mediocre Vekoma coaster into a really decent ride! Well done lads!"
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Vekoma goodness? Actually...YES!!!
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Sorry, this is still the most pointless ride ever!
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Something new and B&M is coming in 2011!
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Gardaland uses these red light/green light turnstiles to count people going to a coaster station. On paper it's a great idea, but in practice we see a lot of empty seats get dispatched.
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By the looks of my dinner plate I might just possibly be in Italy!
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"I asked for a glass of wine and I got a sip. Boo!"
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The Gardaland hotel is a fantastic resort! Almost, but not quite on par with a Disney deluxe hotel. Highly recommend!
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The pool area is like a small water park.
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Ok these dudes creep me out just a little bit! :)
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Goodbye Gardaland! We will see you again tomorrow!!!
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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby atem122 » Mon Jun 28, 2010 5:37 pm

Oh no! We are in Schindler's Lift! Joey! Quick! Get out!

This is probably the worst yet most hilarious joke I've seen in a long long time. Congrats!

Awesome start to the trip report though, Gardaland actually seems really nice!

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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby CoasterBoyJosh » Mon Jun 28, 2010 6:02 pm

Can someone bury me something in a flower bed at Mirabilandia?? Like, a map to some sort of treasure that you buried somewhere else in the park. I'll be there next week and would really enjoy this. Ok. Thanks.
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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby rosscoe » Mon Jun 28, 2010 6:07 pm

"Oh no! We are in Schindler's Lift! Joey! Quick! Get out!"'


I just snorted coke out of my nose! :b :br :b :lmao:
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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby fatdaddy » Mon Jun 28, 2010 9:48 pm

^Just to clarify, we are talking about Coca-Cola right?
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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby Six Flags Enthuseast » Mon Jun 28, 2010 10:44 pm

I'm glad more parks are beginning to install these new Vekoma trains. They're sexy and look very comfortable. As said, they transform a 'meh...' ride into a 'Yeah!' ride. :airtime: :airtimer:
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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby zilliboy » Tue Jun 29, 2010 12:29 am

Whee, a few more days and than you are @ Efteling.
Joris and the dragon is riding with people so the ERT will be good (I HOPE :b )

See you maiby @ Efteling hotel saterday evening.
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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby hobbit » Tue Jun 29, 2010 12:49 am

^ haha, its funny that almost everyone from and near Holland talks about Joris en de Draak, (rightly)

Nice pictures ! :lmao: Gardaland is a fun park.. i like the new vekoma trains..

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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby Dr.Pest » Tue Jun 29, 2010 1:57 am

yeah, Gardaland is a fun park but i prefer something with more adrenaline !!
anyway Space Vertigo, the intamin's tower, is something amazing for its height !

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Re: The Official TPR 2010 Europe Trip Thread

Postby cfc » Tue Jun 29, 2010 4:57 am

I hate to stereotype but it looks like Mario is driving our Italian bus!!!


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