The Chinese are building the biggest Disneyland in the world
At the end of last year ended 10 years of negotiations to establish Disneyland in Shanghai, and today began the construction of a 4 sq. km, the Correspondent of “Kommersant FM” in China Xenia Vasileva noted that the Park make the most of the Chinese, its specifics and charm.
The biggest in the world “Disneyland” was started today in Shanghai. It will be called “Magic Kingdom” and will begin work no later than 2016. Talks about creating a “Disneyland” in China was more than a decade and was completed only at the end of last year. Today, work began on the construction of the first phase. The ceremony of laying the first stone was attended by President of Walt Disney Robert Iger.
The only cost for the first phase of the Shanghai Disneyland will be nearly $ 4 billion. And will it be different from “Disneyland” in the world. For example, the Palace Mickey will be the highest in the world, told the correspondent of “Kommersant FM” in China Xenia Vasileva:
“The territory covers almost 4 sq km is only the first stage because it is envisaged that in the future the Park will expand and it will cover an area of about 10 sq. km. In this case, he could even become the largest in the world. Investment in this first project, its thematic title “Magic Kingdom” — are evaluated, the least 24.5 billion yuan, is 3 billion 700 million dollars. Continue reading
Two in one: in the parks to have fun and pray at the same time
Worldwide theme parks are very popular with people. In addition to the famous “Disneyland”, there are many places of entertainment, landscape, historical, paleontological, Zoological, and even theme parks with a variety of concepts. A separate niche is occupied by parks with the so-called religious, pious component. Such places of fun, too diverse, with some religious themes is hardly traceable and rather conventional, others to join the faith in an entertaining format. Built and parks with a serious approach – that there come to visit the temples, churches, walk and enter into deep meditation.
Russia. The new vacation spot is called the “Park of world religions”. It will bring together a huge number of objects. In the educational area of the Park will be built a Church, a synagogue, a mosque and a Buddhist temple, and Museum of the history of religions and the Museum of the great Victory, 3D planetarium, and exhibition halls. In the leisure zone there will be a children’s Playground, sports grounds, cinema and a concert hall. In the commercial zone will house hotels, restaurants, bookstores and souvenir shops. Exactly where will be built a Park, is still unknown. The government of the Moscow region is looking for a suitable site, and territoryoccupied big, according to some – about 250 hectares. Continue reading
The two-day tour “beauty of Karelia and mountain Park Ruskeala”
The jewel of Karelia – mountain Park “Ruskeala”, referred to as marble canyon will amaze You with its splendor. Cliffs mountain Park, pristine marble lake with emerald water, mysterious tunnels will fascinate You with its magnificence throughout the tour. Scenic waterfalls “Ahvenkoski” rapid river “tokhmayoki”, the friendly Husky dogs and untouched nature add to the beauty of these places. Fans of extreme sports will appreciate the descent along the cliffs above the lake on the longest trolley North-West, jumping off a cliff with a flying Fox and adventure rope Park. And tasting of the famous Karelian pastries, master classes on making charms and visit the souvenir ranks of local masters will plunge You into the traditions of the indigenous peoples of this famous Northern territory.
The program of the tour:
Day 1 – “meet the fleet”
departure from St. Petersburg at 7: 30 from the Kazan Cathedral on our tour bus if you prefer to take a bus from the metro station Prospect Education is possible. Ask when booking to clarify this information!
During the trip the guide will tell about the most interesting places of Karelia, which visitors will see from the Windows of the bus and tells you about the myths, legends and stories atamet. Continue reading