Three new attractions!

Posted on 20th Jan 2013 by ian under Attractions | No Comments »

Yep, there are three new tourist attractions around the world that I won’t be going to… Firstly, the world’s largest water park, Yas Waterworld in Abu Dhabi.  That’s an artist’s impression on the right.  What is it with oil-rich Arabs wanting to get water into the desert? That looks like a lot of fun (there are 43 rides with cameras inside the tunnels to capture the terror on riders’ faces) …read more


Weekend What’s On – July 1

Posted on 1st Jul 2012 by ian under Attractions, Disabled Access | No Comments » whodunnit sciencentre brisbane

Last week!  Catch Whodunnit at the Queensland Museum & Sciencentre. Snot. It’s what stops our stomachs getting eaten by acid. No reason for mentioning that except that the Queensland Sciencentre enjoys gross-out interaction and hands-on fun with visitors, like… Until July 8, forensic volunteers aged over eight can try to solve a Whodunnit. There’s a body, a break-in, mysterious fingerprints and a missing white rhino…. And so, into fingerprinting, footprinting, …read more