The amusement Park “Six flags over Georgia” (Atlanta, USA)
In Atlanta, an area of 120 hectares, is a Park of entertainment network “ Six Flags Entertainment ”. It was built in 1967 and since then impresses visitors of all ages great rides, giving the opportunity to get maximum fun and adrenaline. Its name to the Park owes its history. After all, once above ground, where it is located, developed six flags of Georgia, the Confederacy, the United States, Britain, France and Spain.
Park “Six flags over Georgia” in the first place famous for the fact that it is possible to try out the world’s first slide with three loops and the first attraction with a freely falling chairs. The most popular rides today are considered “Daredevil” and “Goliath”. If you love thrills and are not afraid of vertical descent with almost a hundred-meter height, don’t pass it by! Lovers of the classics can choose the carousel (of which there are many) and the Ferris wheel. By the way, you should definitely ride the “ Riverview Carousel ” with five ranks, listed in the national register of historic places: such in the States only two. And the most courageous will open the way to the famous “house of Monsters”.
Of course, the Park boasts roller coaster. Continue reading
I spread the unpublished posts from different trips. Let’s start with the attractions in Singapore, where we spent a few days after new year’s cruise. So, the famous Park universal, aquarium and fountain show on Sentosa island.
Park universal’s main rival Disneyland. It is divided into thematic zones, and each attraction is associated with popular films:
There is almost no roller-stake – American racing – but the mass of the dark riders: light trains, which travel past the mechanical heroes of movies and cartoons:
And, of course, all sorts of classic amusements like carousels. The perfect place for a family holiday:
All heroes Park is so popular that have become international:
On “the Mummy” we did not go, because small failed growth. But I was on the same ride in Los Angeles. In General, it is believed that the universal is more adult Park than Disneyland:
And it’s just a tourist, though no less amused “Madagascar” – how long tried to change the camera settings to display the image in the viewfinder: Continue reading
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