A-Z Blogging – Adventure Parks – B is for Busch Gardens Pipe Dreams

One of my favorite amusement parks in the world is Busch Gardens in Williamsburg, Virginia.  To me, this park has one of the coolest themes of any park in the world and embodies the very epitome of the term “theme park.”  The place, dubbed The Old Country, is designed to resemble a medieval/Renaissance era Europe, … More A-Z Blogging – Adventure Parks – B is for Busch Gardens Pipe Dreams

Roller Coaster Trip, Part Ii: Flight of Fear and Griffon

Jeez, it’s already been awhile since I blogged about my coaster trip to Virginia, and I’ve posted two articles on Examiner since then.  Busch Gardens and Kings Dominion are two world-class parks and it was fun to ride all the rides there, except of course for Intimidator at the latter, which has been closed for … More Roller Coaster Trip, Part Ii: Flight of Fear and Griffon

Verbolten: Busch Gardens, Williamsburg’s newest coaster

I was in the middle of penning a piece on the newest thrill rides for 2012 when I came across Verbolten, Busch Gardens, Williamsburg’s newest masterpiece. Busch Gardens is one of my favorite theme parks, modeled after European countries in a most spectacular way and interlaced among the countrysides of Germany, Scotland, Italy and England … More Verbolten: Busch Gardens, Williamsburg’s newest coaster