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
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