Some places of the French capital like a fairy tale. We are talking about amusement parks. We have already talked about the world famous and beloved by all kids Disneyland, and today will visit no less amazing Park that bears the name of one of the national heroes of France.
Magic country under the name of Asterix in the suburbs of Paris. This is a huge Park, which invites you to travel back in time to find yourself in the country of the Gauls, where you can feel the wrath of the mighty gods, to visit the parade of characters from their favorite comics and Gladiator fights, to the skating rink, to see a miracle at the circus and taste the incredibly delicious treats in stylish cafes.
Homely amusement Park Asterix is not as grandiose as Disneyland. But Parisians love it for the fact that it has a modern French flair, unlike its Americanized counterpart. In the village of the Gauls ruled by a powerful General Caesar, and the inhabitants are made of magic liquid.
Here every day is a real holiday with fun rides, exciting adventures and carnival performances. Kids can ride the bumper cars, and more brave and courageous young people of school age to ride a loop ride called Goudurix. However, this extreme is well suited for adults who crave poluchitsja dose of adrenaline. Just imagine the rise tridtsatipjatiletnego elevation and abrupt descent. And all this at a speed of 70 kilometers per hour! Continue reading
What is the amusement Park? Slides, carousels, and the laughter and joy of children and adults too
However, for parents and even considerable costs, and not just for the rides – prices on ice cream and snacks in fast food in such places are just crazy. And thus the incomes of the owners. Predict that by 2008 they reach $ 25 billion. So it is natural that every year these parks are becoming more and more.
The first Bakken was opened in 1583 in Denmark. Then they began to form across Europe, and in 1846 – and on the other side of the Atlantic. There it started in Bristol, Connecticut. However, today the most visited Tokyo Disneyland. The race includes all new and new cities. In the Romanian Sighisoara founded the Park Dracula, their entertainment centers create in Tunisia, Guatemala, Alaska… Even we are trying to do something in Gelendzhik.
However, all of them – not in the top ten, if to judge on a summary table prepared on the basis of estimates of the European and American experts. Is Alton Towers in the English County of Staffordshire. Roller coaster here dispersed up to 61 miles per hour. There are enchanted places and multicyclic and adolescents. Entrance – $ 40, for children from 4 to 11 years 27,50, under four – free.
No. 2 – Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay, Florida, USA. 2700 exotic animals, including the albino tigers, hippos, rhinos. Continue reading
Being in the dark dungeons, alone with his fears, visitors await terrible traps and terrible creatures. Dark, frightening sounds, unexplained lights and the atmosphere of the maze seems familiar to Moscow you are transported into a mystical world ruled by fear. Here you can test your courage or squeal with your friends, you run into another scary surprise from the creators of the Maze of fear. In any case, intense emotions are guaranteed! Maze of fear is in the Museum of Erotic Art (entrance from 18 years).
The Ames room is a room designed in a certain way, in order to cause an optical illusion. Created by the ophthalmologist and psychologist Adelbert Ames in 1946, according to the original idea of Helmholtz.The room is perceived as a normal rectangular, although in reality it is not. The far wall is at an acute angle to one wall and, accordingly, at an obtuse angle to the other. Thanks to the false perspective created by including patterns on the walls and the floor (in this case black – and-white cells), the observer perceives this room is rectangular. The result is an optical illusion, a person standing in the middle (to the observer) corner of this room, looks like a giant, and located in the far corner – a dwarf. When moving a person from one corner to another, the feeling that it increases in size or decreases.
Way to experience true weightlessness without going beyond the atmosphere, only one flight on Il-76. Continue reading