The rating was compiled on the basis of the annual report Global Attractions Attendance Report (GAAR), which is traditionally devoted to the analysis of amusement parks and water parks, and visits to museums. In addition, they considered the private data of the tourist spots, if the object is not selling tickets.
So, the most popular place in the world called Istanbul market, the Grand Bazaar, which is visited annually by 91 250,000. This unique indoor market with a XV century is 52 street and is so huge that it feels like it is a separate city within a city. Tourists come here polyubovatjsya ancient arches of the market building, to buy ceramic Handicrafts, carpets and jewellery in the Byzantine style.
In second place was the main square of the capital of Mexico — the Zocalo, which is located in the historic center of Mexico city. It is annually visited by 85 million people. The rectangular square in the Baroque style is more than 46 thousand square meters and is the largest in Latin America. In the global rankings of the largest squares in the world Zocalo ranked second, second only to red square.
On the third place of the world ranking — new York times Square. Here is the famous Broadway theaters and many shops and neon signs and interactive signs have made times Square almost the main character of the turbulent life of Manhattan. Continue reading
10th place: “the highlight of the show” amusement Park Phantasialand – space show “Galaxy” — an incredible journey through the milky Way with amazing effects and dynamic simulation of space flight. The more unexpected that in the same Park there is a ride called “adventures in Colorado with Michael Jackson”. Even scary to imagine what lies behind this.
9th place: In Europa Park, you can bypass the whole of Europe in one day. This is the international Park in the world. It is located accordingly: almost on the border of Germany, France and Switzerland, but in Germany.
8th place: In the Park Legoland, if you have time, you can build anything from Lego. Some people manage to collect working models of cars and even helicopters.
7th place: In the new Zealand city Christchurch (Christchurch) can be found on the river Avon not only Canoeing, but also on Vaca – the traditional cake of the Maori tribe. 20% of the tourists come to New Zealand it is in order to learn more about Maori.
6th place: Vietnamese amusement Park Suoi Tien is known for its crocodile farm, where the residents catch up to the horror on tourists, and a journey through twelve “gates of hell” attraction “pirates of the Caribbean”. Continue reading
Six Flags Great Adventure is one of the most popular amusement parks on the East coast of the United States. He is in new Jersey, and it is very convenient to get there from new York. The Park is divided into eleven thematic zones, each of which has its own set of roller coasters and other rides, designed for children and adults. The most interesting in the Park — this is a roller coaster (rides). of which about ten are particularly bad. In this Park is the highest and fastest ride in the world: Kingda-Ka (Kingda-Ka). on which the carriage accelerates in literally a couple of seconds up to speeds over 200 km/h, then climbs vertically in a spiral to a height of 45-storey building, and then steeply drops down.
Many who come to the US, I would like to see us in the Park of attractions. If you’re in new York, Six Flags Great Adventure the best place. So a few tips.
For a trip to the Park need to be out the whole day. Here you can lunch, and dinner. Hours may vary depending on the day of the week, especially in the cold season. In April, September and October the Park is open weekends only, from November to March the Park is closed.
New Lorcaadonai just to ride the bus. Continue reading