We were allowed into the park before it opened to the public for some Exclusive Riding, the extent of which we did not know. We started the day with a request to acknowledge Gottlieb Loffelhardt's death with another 1 minutes silence. However we chose to celebrate his life with 1 minutes cheering and clapping instead, and it worked.
Now this is either a Chinese martial artist demonstrating his neck strength by using it to bend a spear, or it's Siamese twins joined at the umbilical cord. I'm not sure which .
Phantasialand is a stunning park and I think the hospitality they showed us here was second-to-none. In fact we'd gotten feedback from some of the German members that they'd never seen so much given to any coaster club before.