Last week its 160th anniversary celebrated Danish amusement Park Tivoli, situated in the centre of Copenhagen. I propose to make a trip to the beautiful and amazing amusement parks around the world. Yet virtual. And then – who knows?
But first, a little history. It is believed that the first amusement Park was built 430 years ago. It was a Danish “Bakken”, existing to this day. According to legend, the site was a healing spring, beside which he loved to relax by local residents. When people come here, and the entertainment industry: began to gather street artists, built the booths and Inns, the first rides.
Initially amusement parks with a carousel, comic statues and fountains monsters was entertainment for the nobility. By the way, the first mechanical roller coaster hill was built by the Russian engineer Andrei Nartov for king Peter I. So it’s only roller coaster we call “American” all over the world they are “roller coaster”.
In the nineteenth century in America, amusement parks began a kind of advertising campaign. On weekends, the citizens seldom go on the trams. Not to stand idle and not to suffer losses, the transport company decided to stimulate passenger interest, creating at terminal stations marshrutkami rides.
Originally the entrance was free, already then it became clear that such parks is an independent gold mine. Continue reading
In this post we will talk about “Spanish Disneyland” Park Port Aventura. The Park is located near Salou, an hour’s drive from Barcelona. 6 is visited in Europe and the most visited Park in Spain. Every year there are more than 3 million people. This is a great place where it will be interesting to both adults and children.
I reached the Park by train. Here is the station in Barcelona, with trains to the Park.
The station has many volunteers who will tell you what you need to buy a ticket and how to get to the train. The road to the Park takes about an hour.
I recommend to allocate admission to the Park 2 days. This time is enough to visit the main attractions and shows, and to watch a night show closing time.
I stayed at the Hotel PortAventura.The entrance to the hotel
The Park is divided into 6 themed areas: the Mediterranean , Wild West . Mexico . China . Polynesia and sesame (Park for young children).
The size of the Park is great to explore all of it leisurely walking pace – you need a few hours. Continue reading
Activ Natura Adventure Park is a great Park for outdoor activities for children and adults. Here you can play laser paintball, go orienteering in the woods, climbing trees, artificial vines, learn archery, play table football in real value, to mountain Biking, ATVs, horseback, donkeys and much, much more. In addition, the Activ Natura Adventure Park has special programs for school and student groups and even corporate team-building classes.
Activ Natura Adventure Park is 40 kilometres away from Barcelona and is a true Paradise for active holiday in nature. And like here, really, both adults and children. You can come here with your family, bring student groups to organize events and conduct classes on teambuilding for the whole team. Leisure options here are so numerous and varied that you may not be enough even the whole day. To stop, by the way, the nearby town of Santa Susanna, which is just a couple miles from the Park.
Laser paintball in Activ Natura Adventure Park
Laser paintball is built on the principle of conventional peytbol or technola with the latest developments for military exercises. Firing is the infrared rays that are absolutely safe, painless, and will not stain your clothes,so you can play it without special protection and masks. If you “killed” your gun just stops shooting and you are out. Laser paintball can be played even children as young as 8 years old. There are many different missions and game options. Continue reading