Port Aventura is the largest amusement Park in Spain and part of a popular resort. Located in the heart of Tarragona, a 10-minute drive from Salou. The sixth most visited amusement Park in Europe, for a year it receives more than three million tourists.
PortAventura opened in 1995. Today is a theme Park with many rides, a water Park, several Golf courses and a huge lake in General, more than one million square meters. The Park continues to evolve and expand. In 2014, the opening of the family attraction “Angkor: adventure in the lost Kingdom”, which is a rafting on an artificial river with a length of 300 meters, full of dangers and wonders of the jungle. In addition, the Spanish Park Port Aventura was honored to be the first European resort to host of the famous Cirque du Soleil.
According to the organizers, PortAventura is divided into 6 areas. Each of them is dedicated to a civilization left a significant mark in history. Continue reading
Amusement Park “Asterix” was built thanks to the huge popularity of the cartoon about the Romans and the Gauls are ancestors of the French. This unique entertainment Park was opened in 1989. It is equipped with the latest technologies and today is the second largest amusement Park in France after Disneyland. It is located just 30 km from Paris and is open from April to October from 9.00 to 21.00. In the Park “Asterix” you will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the heroes of the comic Asterix and his friends and their life. Here you will make an amazing journey through the pages of history, take a ride on the fantastic rides will visit the stunning theater, will take part in the adventurous adventures.
Loop This ride is for the dreamers to rise in the sky. But beware, the descent promises to be exciting. This attraction under the name “Goudurix” is the most impressive “dead loop” in all of Europe. Here you have at the height of 36.5 meters to overcome 950 meters of climbs, descents and breathtaking turns at a speed of 75 km/h – which is a real adrenaline adventure.
Tunnel a Huge stone of Zeus Zeus will put you on the tip of their tongue, and send you on a dizzying journey in which you have only 1.5 minutes to overcome the 1.2 km of road, and even obstacles. Continue reading
Outdated amusement parks dazzle with their beauty.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 “chips” for kids. “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.
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