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Plopsaland/Coo: 200 Achieved

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Purely for time saving purposes and the fact I've done a Plopsaland blog two years running I'm combining it with Plopsa Coo! Woo!

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After being spited by Heidi last year, and Bat and Rox Flyer on both visits, would this year be any better?

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For Heidi, yes! Cred 199. This great little coaster is fast, twisty and has good pops of air. In a lovely themed little area it is perfect for the park

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Lovely little area

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And this, the most random carousel ever

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Uncomfy, slow and has a minimum height restriction.

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The star flyer was also open! Now all we needed was The Bat to be open and finally, after 3 years we'd have completed the park

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And to our amazement it was open!


Thus meaning, my 200th cred is The Bat; Left track. Yay much fun.

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They also ruined their amazing slide by giving it new mats that have higher friction, such disappointment.


After a night near Leige where the hotel people were ironing in the café bit of the hotel, we ventured into the hills of Belgium

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A stunning park

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With a chairlift up this hill to a watchtower thing.

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And the views at the top are amazing. On the right is the parks toboggan ride, but more on that later!

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Just the hills of Belgium! Has me even more hyped to go to Spa De Francorchamps next month!

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New for 2015 is the still new DinoSplash! A slide complex featuring the green one which is bog standard slide, orange one where you can pick a soundtrack and has lights and the blue wall air time hill slide thing. Much fun!

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Then one of the 2 creds, Halvar

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An odd vekoma single seater style ride that was actually pretty good fun!

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The park also has a hedge maze that was also an escape room with doors and codes throughout. Very confusing and not helped by the language barrier at the start.

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They randomly have spider monkey's too. Cos yeah.

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There was a free mini golf course where the lady doesn't trust you enough to have a ball each so you have to share in your group. Oh and there's only 17 holes in use as one of them just doesn't have a hole for the ball.

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Another star flyer but smaller and also operational. What joy!

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A free go kart track which was a good layout, decent number of laps just always had a long queue. And one random single seater car that was so much faster. We had fun commentating the races prior to ours!

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Then there's this. Vicky. Arguably the thing that made this park noticed a bit more by enthusiasts.

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It's just disappointment the ride in my eyes. Never held enough speed, didn't spin, just very lacklustre. And a horrid slow moving queue full of school kids (yes they are there permanently I asked and that's totally what they said)

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The facing in meant the cars do look very nice but the ride experience is lost.

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Now due to the weather of keep raining on and off we were going to be spited by the one thing I was excited for. They kept sweeping the track trying to dry it but nope.


Then finally, without 2 hours to go the weather held up and boom! It opened

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The huge toboggan with a backwards lift!


There were two tracks, both seemed to just like race until about 1/3 of the way down where the left one just vanishes off and gains endless speed. We did the ride twice and I only did the left as it was certainly the better track (Josh and Jack did both and they'll vouch for it). So much fun, so fast, such a gem in a gorgeous park.


So Plopsa Coo. If you're nearby go, it's only £20 and a visually lovely park with a few quirks, don't go out of your way though.


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Our evening was spent in Cologne going to the Hard Rock and a bit of meandering in the city

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We went to Phantasialand the next day. However to save time and as Josh will no doubt do a Phantasialand one and yeah I've done one the last 2 years, the next report will be Movie Park!


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Heidi definitely looks a great little woodie, which is great to see open. That Carousel though looks bizarre. Is that new as well?


Would you say it's ironic that a ride you've been trying to get for years became cred 200?


Plopsacoo looks a pretty little park though.


Shockingly, I have still not been to a Hard Rock Cafe.

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