Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Safety is Our #1 Export

Typhoon Lagoon's Crush 'n Gusher water coaster is built around the ruins of a fruit processing plant. The company's name is TropicalAmity, which contains a subtle play on words. The Imagineers even made it easy to pick up on the joke by slyly breaking the sign at a critical point.


The small posters on the bottom left feature a great retro-inspired design and supply the origin of the attraction's name through their motto: "Our juices are CRUSHED for flavor, Our produce is GUSHING with taste."


Even the directional signs bear evidence of the area's original occupant:

3 comments:

Doc Terminus said...

Too cool...

I love it.

Thanks

Biblioadonis aka George said...

So, Jess...

Do you have a waterproff camera? Or do you just "not get wet" when you visit the water parks with your camera?

D.O.C. said...

Love the pictures and the ride. I took a waterproof on it, but it was so fast I didn't get any good photos.