The program is “ LARGE ” (18 objects) in Paris. Description: – sightseeing bus tour around the city, including a stop and a visual examination of the Invalides (1), – visit to La défense (2) excursion to the perfume Museum Fragonard (3), – excursion to Versailles (4), – excursion to Fontainebleau (5) – visit the village of Barbizon painters (6), – visiting the Russian cemetery in Saint-Genevieve de Bois (7), – excursion to the Louvre Museum (8), – visit to the Tuileries Gardens (9), Palais Royal (10), – a walk in the Luxembourg gardens (11), – a walking tour of the Latin quarter (12), – a walking tour of the île de La Cité (13), Notre Dame (14), – walking tour of Montmartre (15) with a tour of Sacre Coeur and place du Tertre(16), – a ticket for the boat on the Seine (17), the jewelry centre Lorenzi (18)
As well as accommodation in Disneyland (3 days/2 nights. Children up to 3 years – free of charge!
The cost of the program Paris – Disneyland included: * 5 nights accommodation in Paris in hotel of selected category + 2 nights stay in Disneyland hotel of selected category * Breakfast * excursion programme , * passes to the amusement Park * transfer airport-hotel in Paris * ticket Moscow – Paris – Moscow and/to Aeroflot. Continue reading
The organizers received a lot of responses, but almost all of them were unoriginal — basically it was proposed to build a higher tower. Even Alexander Gustave Eiffel sent his project, which again was limited to the construction higher than the Parisian tower (Burnham received several dozen letters of protest from leading American engineers, perturbed by such unpatriotic approach).
Young engineer George Ferris came up with the idea. Considering various projects, one day during a dinner with colleagues he remembered the wheels of water mills, which saw growing on the Carson river in Nevada. By the end of dinner he was drawing on napkins sketches a giant Ferris wheel with cabins for visitors. Most of his colleagues found the project to be absolutely impossible, but Ferris was persistent. He spent $25 000 of their own funds (at that time a lot of money) for the creation of drawings and the development of precise specifications of structures, and finally, on November 29, 1892, the administration of the exhibition agreed. However, with one condition — unlike the Eiffel tower, whose construction was partially financed by the French government, and Ferris had to find the money to build the wheels (and he succeeded). In addition, the construction was given only 22 weeks (and during golodnostepskiy winter). Continue reading
A huge amusement Park near Paris. As Disneyland. only better.
Asterix (Le Parc Astérix ) is a large theme Park near Paris. By the time of its construction, the French already had a Disneyland. However, they wanted to have not American, and your own entertainment centre. So there was Parc Asterix. Asterix and Obelix – the two heroes of French comic books, cartoons and movies. It’s two Gauls who successfully resisted the troops of the Roman Empire, and besides, with them constantly there are funny situations. This couple (and the entire Gaulish village) is the best suited for the role of an amusement Park is not only national but also international scale.
Asterix and Obelix – favorite comics characters of the French people, as children and adults. And we are with you, they are more known for popular films, with Gerard Depardieu as Obelix.
Sections and rides Parc Asterix
Today the Park has over 30 attractions. Of these, 6 American and 4 waterslides. Attractions there are for visitors of all ages, and have their “national” color. For example, you can take a water trip on “the river” on whose banks is located the Gallic house and “destroyed” the Roman legionaries, and it is possible to go on the ride right at Obelix, sorry, well. Continue reading