In the Park Aquas Quentes Country Club in Rio De Janeiro is the world’s tallest water slide . Its height of 50 meters, the angle of inclination of 60 degrees, and the maximum descent speed reaches 100 km/h.
Prater Turm, Austria . Vienna is the world’s highest chained carousel with a height of 117 meters.
Singapore Flyer, Singapore . It is the world’s largest Ferris wheel is 165 meters. For comparison, the famous Ferris wheel London eye has a height of 135 meters.
“Catapult” amusement Park “Divo Ostrov”, St. Petersburg. The ride height of 54 meters, which are three huge columns, which are attached to metal cables. In tension of the cables one of the capsules rapidly flies upwards and then falls down up to a full stop. It is noteworthy that during the flight the capsule flips around its axis.
An unusual attraction called the CN Tower Edge Walk invites us to walk along the edge of the platform, located at the top of the CN Tower in Toronto at an altitude of 356 metres. Railing is not present here.
But there is a safety system that won’t let you fall down under any circumstances. Even if you do go! Continue reading
Around the world there is a variety of theme parks: a fabulous, cinematic, and others. Many of these adults will be no less interesting than the children, and some even more. Below is a selection of the five most popular theme parks in which I would visit every:
The village of Hobbiton in New Zealand
Loyal fans of J. R. R. Tolkien and the other moviegoers are familiar with bright and fresh scenery cozy hobbit village, the home of Bilbo, Frodo and Sam. But Hobbiton is not only on the screen — especially for filming Lord of the rings in 1999 near the new Zealand town of Matamata was built a whole village, immersed in greenery and flowers. Usually, the city authorities require from the decorations after the shooting and left no trace, but in this case was made standard solution to transform the picturesque houses in the amusement Park. Now in Matamata annually attracts thousands of visitors, and the entrance to the city hanging welcome sign “Welcome to Hobbiton!”
Amusement Park in the style of “Harry Potter”
In the U.S. city of Orlando, Florida, is the Mecca for potteromania. Continue reading
Many parents, when planning a trip with children, looking for places that would please both adults and children.
In this article we will tell you where you can go with children, and to receive the sea of pleasure.
1. The most popular Park in the world – Disneyland . located near Paris. It consists of several huge areas of entertainment: the actual Park and Walt Disney studios and Disney village and theme of the Golf course. To the delight of children and adults who are too happy to rest here, works more than 50 different rides. They are all set around the main attraction – the actual character of Disney, which we see is the castle of sleeping beauty, with a 35-foot dragon on the inside. In the Studio, visitors can look behind the scenes of animation and see how to create a masterpiece of Disney. In the evenings a very special show – a parade of fairy tale characters. This is the place where realizing the dream of millions.
2. The second amusement Park called Mirabilandia and is located in Italy in the area of resorts of Ravenna and Rimini. Among the forty is the most extreme rides in the world. The most terrible is considered a “Katan”, in the form of an ancient Mayan calendar, which is an inverted roller coaster. The Mirabilandia theme Park is also famous for its water slides and entertainment on the space theme. In addition to skiing, visitors to entertain a variety of entertainment:laser show, performance of stuntmen and so on. Continue reading