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
Walt Disney World
Park Disney World (“World of Disney” the exact name of the Walt Disney World Resort) is huge. Larger than 100 square kilometers, the complex consists of four theme parks, two water parks, twenty-five themed hotels, a dozen Golf courses, several shopping centers, hundreds of cafes and restaurants as well as many other facilities for recreation and sports. Each of the four theme parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom) the size corresponds to other Disneyland, located in California, Japan and France.
On-site complexa are 4 theme parks: Magic Kingdom, MGM Studio, EPCOT Centre and Animal Kingdom, each unique in its own way.
Magic Kingdom . here you will find a fabulous Cinderella castle, slides and rides, which have become classic, favorite characters cartoon Disney, big variety of entertainments and more to create a good mood and unforgettable impressions. Magic Kingdom is the starting point for a magical journey through the Park of Disney.
Epcot . in this Park You will find a large variety of entertainment dedicated to technological innovation, as well as the culture and cuisine 11-tinci. Continue reading
Outdated amusement parks dazzle with their beauty. In these desert areas, filled with mysticism and mystery, once rested adults and heard the laughter of children.
Amusement parks in the twentieth century has been a favorite place for a nice family vacation. However, as time goes on, in place of these parks came in other bright, technologically advanced, with new idols for children. “The old guard” was simply not able to compete with them. Many buildings were closed and demolished to make way for shopping centers, while others were abandoned because of debts. However, those that were left, that recall the days when there was fun for adults and children. Ruined and abandoned parks are filled with special energy, they could be a great place for filming some Thriller. Walking on those mysterious places, I want to look into every corner, sit on each attraction, because here was once full whole life.
Six Flags, New Orleans, USA the amusement Park Six Flags (Six Flags), located in New Orleans, was deserted in 2005 due to the infamous hurricane Katrina almost completely destroyed this city.
Since then, little has changed and the Park is still closed, despite popytkah owners to bring their creation to life. Pripyat, Ukraine Ferris Wheel in Pripyat now can be called the hallmark of the city. Continue reading