Britain's tourism industry is expected to more than double from £127bn ($204.6bn) in 2013 to £257bn ($414bn) by 2025, according to a new report commissioned by VisitBritain.
A new report published by the tourist board suggests that the UK's tourism industry could make up 10 per cent of UK GDP by 2025, up from nine per cent this year, with this growth creating 175,000 new jobs.
Global visitor attraction operator Merlin Entertainments has unveiled an important strategic partnership with Beijing property developer SOHO China, which will result in the company taking a number of its iconic global brands to the Chinese capital.
The Thai government is being asked to create new incentives that will promote the development of amusement and theme parks in the country, reports indicate.
"Thailand has set a lofty plan to boost tourism income to THB2tn ($64.2bn) by 2015," Suwat Sidthilaw, the country's tourism and sports secretary, told the Bangkok Post.
Drayton Manor Theme Park regrets to announce that Vera Bryan, co-founder of the leading UK amusement park, passed away on Wednesday October 16. Here follows a statement from the company.
Imagination Edutainment has cut the ribbon on a new indoor edutainment theme park for children in India.
Located within the R City Mall, Mumbai, KidZania Mumbai marks the latest in a series of new venue openings this year.
Entertainment legend Dolly Parton announced has unveiled plans for $300m in capital investments in The Dollywood Company over the next 10 years.
The investment includes new attractions, resorts and the creation of more than 2,500 jobs at the Dollywood resort in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) will host Euro Attractions Show (EAS) 2013, the largest European conference and trade show for the attractions industry, at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre in Paris, France, on September 18-20.
Ocean Park's six-year master redevelopment plan (MRP), which concluded last year with the opening of Polar Adventure, has created a "new Ocean Park" experience that is attracting more local and overseas visitors to the Hong Kong resort than ever before.
As a key exhibitor at the Asian Attractions Expo (AAE) 2013 in Singapore, InterPark magazine has been given a number of free guest registration entry spaces, which we would like to offer to any of our readers who would like to attend the expo this year.
It's a very busy time of the year at P&P Projects in the Netherlands. The company's Stefan Versleeuwen provides an update on the major theme park and museum projects the company is currently working on?
Manormortis, located at Scare Kingdom Scream Park in Lancashire, UK, is Britain's newest permanent award-winning scare attraction.
Created for Scare Kingdom Scream Park by European scare entertainment specialist AtmosFear Scare Entertainment, which has created over 100 temporary and seasonal scare entertainment projects in its 13-year history, Manormortis is the third permanent scare attraction designed and built by the company
InterPark takes a trip to Efteling to see exactly why the theme park has been voted the best in the Netherlands.
Efteling theme park has been welcoming visitors for almost 60 years. The park, located in a large forested area in the southern town of Kaatsheuvel, opened its doors as Fairy Tale Forest in 1952 - predating the original Disneyland park in California by three years.
Now entering its 13th year of Halloween celebrations, Ocean Park will present an all-new, all day and night Halloween Fest on 17 event days from October 1-31, where a regular daytime ticket will enable each guest to enjoy Hong Kong's largest Halloween event.
Oakwood Theme Park in Wales, UK, and global guest photography provider Magic Memories have announced "significant" initial results from their new in-park photo partnership for the 2013 summer season.
Chinese billionaire Tony Fung's plans for a A$4.2bn (US$3.8bn) hotel and casino project in Australia is being fast-tracked for approval by the Australian government.
The Aquis Resort at the Great Barrier Reef resort complex, which is currently under consideration by the northeastern state of Queensland, would include an "international class" casino, nine luxury hotels with a total 3,750 rooms, and one of the largest aquariums in the world.
Legoland Florida has unveiled plans for the Legoland Florida VIP Experience, and the Legoland Florida and Legoland Waterpark combo VIP Experience.
The private guided tour experiences include park admission, a personal guide, lunch, refreshments, an exclusive Lego Model Shop tour and a special build experience with a master model builder.
Tourism photography experience company Magic Memories has announced a new partnership with the Sea Life London Aquarium in the UK, operated by Merlin Entertainments, which in addition to improving the guest experience has provided the venue with an increase in spend.
Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, California, cut the ribbon on the world's tallest and fastest looping roller coaster on June 22.
Developed in collaboration with Premier Rides, Full Throttle has been an instant hit, with rave reviews and high-definition videos circulating throughout social media to the point that Yahoo highlighted the attraction on its 'Trending Now' online daily report.
Leisure operator Mohegan Sun Massachusetts has detailed a range of new features for its proposed resort casino in Palmer, Massachusetts, US, that will grow the project to nearly $1bn in total investment and will include a premier family-orientated waterpark and a second resort-style hotel.
Zamperla's Air Race now comes in many different guises, and 2013 has already seen the opening of two fully themed versions of the ride, the first of which was in Australia.