Who said amusement parks are interesting only to kids? Believe me, the adults just as well come to the delight of steep roller coaster and even animators dressed in costumes of fairytale characters. So it’s safe to say that the amusement Park is the best place for the whole family. In Germany. perhaps the biggest concentration of theme parks in Europe. We present to your attention the top seven German theme parks .
Not far from Strasbourg . almost on the border between Germany and France. is the largest German amusement Park – Europa-Park. There are more than 100 rides and attractions, located in 13 thematic areas, each associated with a specific European country – Germany, France, Greece, Russia, Spain, Iceland and others. In each zone-Europe Park, you can taste national dishes or to purchase the Souvenirs.
Roller coasters, water rides, carousels and go-karting can all be found in the popular Hyde Park. This Park is located in the town of Soltau . located between Hamburg and Hannover . Here you will find more than fifty attractions! Lovers of romance is recommended to visit “the world of primitive people”, a notorious thrill-seekers will be to the liking big roller coaster. In Hyde Park is the biggest in Europe wooden rollacoster .
If you’re near Cologne. be sure to visit the amusement Park Fantasy land. This is a real fairy-tale world, composed of 6 regions: Africa, Mexico, China town, Berlin, and countries of the Fantasies and the Mysteries. Continue reading
The main attractions of Orlando and its environs – themed amusement parks. The most famous among them – “Walt Disney World”, located 29 km South from the city center, in lake Buena Vista. “Show the King the Lion”, “animal Kingdom”… Rides in this Park it is possible to enumerate indefinitely.
The Park Studio Universal one of the best entertainment – “the Wizarding world of Harry Potter”. HolyLand– educational Park for biblical reasons. Gatorland small crocodiles and reptiles. “Discovery Cove” water Park where you can swim with the dolphins. Just to look at the inhabitants of the deep sea, it is enough to visit the Oceanarium “Sea world”. They show a fantastic show; there are interesting exhibitions and attractions, from which captures the spirit. Less well known eco-Safari in Orlando. Meanwhile, it is a unique experience that allows you to meet all of the complex flora and fauna of Florida on one ranch.
In Orlando there are also some interesting museums for the lovers of the obvious and incredible should look into the Museum of Ripley’s “Believe it or not!”. The International Museum of trains you can not only see on the model, but to explore them built in exposition Park with slides and gardens.
It may seem that Orlando is a city for children, but it is not. Continue reading
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