Outdated amusement parks dazzle with their beauty.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.
Amusement Park Six Flags, New Orleans, USA
The 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 attempts by its owners to bring their creation to life. Continue reading
Once hot may day, my family went to grandma’s village, which was located near the abandoned mining town Bloody Hill to get a little break from the bustle of the city. You can turn the music to MP3, I stared out the window. Green grass swayed in the warm wind, the trees slightly swaying. On the mountains visible in the distance, not the snow melted. The small streamlet glittered in the sun. About 20 minutes later, the weather rapidly began to deteriorate. A strong wind blew massive clouds hid the sun. Big drops of rain drummed on the roof of the car.
– So went to rest quietly, I mumbled and leaned back in his seat. – Not to worry, just a stray cloud, soon the rain will pass, the forecast is passed on that the whole day will be clear, – tried to calm my dad. – I would like to believe it, – said the worried mother.
Two hours later, we arrived on the scene at the gate we were met by the grandmother. Funny dog beam with joy was hovering around us while dad unloaded the things he had three times almost knocked him down, the father quietly grumbled. When we brought the Luggage into the house, grandma sat us down behind a large oak Desk, which stood near the fireplace and drink hot tea with my favorite strawberry jam. But then the phone rang. Dad got a call from work. After the conversation, my mom began in a half-voice to discuss something.
Granny, tell me something interesting about an abandoned mining town, I smile posmotrela grandmother, the parents, in turn, fell silent and with a frown looked at me. Continue reading
The BOBBEJAANLAND amusement Park (Kaatsheuvel) last year, one of the oldest amusement parks Bobbejaanland Belgium received 25 million visitors. Opened an account in new million. Originally it was presented in two thematic sections: cowboys and Indians. And then there are various water rides, steep roads with crazy turns, breathtaking flight and space velocity. In 2004, the Park was rides for the thrill – slide, Typhoon and the Sledge Hummer (“Hammer”). Them added hill Oki-Doki and high-speed road with sharp turns Speedy Bob. And, of course, water rides, which always cause a lot enthusiasm. Just in the Park you can get the 43 fun if you visit all the existing rides. Opening hours: the Park is open from 4 April to 1 November from 10:00 – 18:00 admission: children below 1.40 cm – 1 879 R. * adults and children above 1.40 cm – 3 524 R. *
Park MINI – EUROPA (Brussels) If you want to see all the historical and architectural sights of Europe in just a few hours, in the Park Mini-Europe, located in Brussels, it is quite possible to implement. In the Park are mini-copies of the most important and beautiful monuments in the European Union at a scale of 1:25. Exhibits approximately 80 cities and 350 buildings. All models of ships, trains and cars in the “cities”of the existing Park. Continue reading