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Amusement Park Europa Park

Amazing amusement Park Europa Park, bringing together in a small area many States of the continent, is located in the heart of Europe, in the city of Freiburg, near the famous Spa resort of Baden-Baden, where the borders of Germany, France and Switzerland. Only here guests have the incredible opportunity to circumvent the whole of Europe one day and visit the UK and Spain, Austria and Greece, Holland and Russia, the Scandinavian countries, and touch the variety of the wonders awaiting visitors to the Park every step of the way. Unique attractions, theater performances, a great show, gourmet restaurants and classic cafes, luxury hotels, attractive shops and thousands of various unexpected surprises — all this is irresistible charm of “Europe Park”.

The Park opened its doors to visitors on 12 July 1975. All miniature Europe, divided into 11 theme areas, located on an area of 65 hectares. Each country in the Park stands out for its original attractions, colorful features that emphasize its differences and reflects most attractive side. In Italy, guests will find Baroque palaces and Venetian carnival, Spain — flamenco show and jousting tournament in England — samariterstrasse the globe theatre, and in Russia, visitors will find the space station “Mir” and the traditional Russian village.

Multi-faceted Park, sparkling and changing every second, causing guests to dive into your magical world, charms instantly, optiva her charms both adults and children. Continue reading

The most unusual rides

On one of the highest towers in the world — CN Tower in Ontario. Canada organized the ride. similar to what is available at the Chinese tower Long Ta. At a height of 356 meters above the main viewing area has a circular track with a special safety design, which visitors to the trailer using a 1.5-meter cable. Visiting the attraction is performed by groups of 6 students and lasts 30 minutes.

During this time, literally being on the edge of the abyss, you can slowly move around the tower to admire views of the city and to test their nerves to the test. The ticket price is 175 canadian dollars (about 180 USD ) and it includes in addition to the visit in the same video. the “certificate of achievement” and a ticket to visit the other attractions of the tower, among which is the glass floor .

“Verruckt” or “our” – nuts. The so-called water attraction -a slide in the U.S. city of Kansas city, who recently was recognized as the highest water slide in the world. As you know, recognition was official, as the Record in the Guinness Book of records. The height of the “Verruckt” is 51,38 meters. Incidentally, this is higher than the Statue of Liberty or Niagara falls. In order to be at the beginning of the slides. you will need to overcome as much, 264 steps up. To pass the “test”gain four characters that together and rushing through the water at speeds up to 110 km/h. It is planned that the official opening slides “Verruckt” will be held on 29 June this year. Continue reading

Famous amusement parks

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

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