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
In early February, the whole week I was wandering around the theme parks of Florida – Legoland, Universal Studios, Animal Kingdom, Sea World and Disneyworld. Story about all these parks I was able to compress that into a single post today.
First we visited Legoland, and he has probably left one of the most vivid impressions. Whether because that was the first, whether due to the fact that the youngest loves LEGO and we have a whole house filled with his crafts.
The main feature of Legoland is miniland is, that is famous buildings and cities, built in miniature out of LEGO parts:
Here you can clearly see the scale of buildings:
Everything is thought out and designed to the smallest detail:
On the paths of the Park offer large pieces of LEGO. This is just my copy – 2 camera, smile, shopping bags with lenses and complexion:
The rides in this Park designed for small children. Younger, who on this day was the birthday, and squealed with delight: Continue reading
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 idols for children. “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. However, those that were left, that recall the days when there was fun for adults and children.
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.
1. Six Flags, New Orleans, USA
Amusement Park Six Flags (Six Flags), located in New Orleans, was deserted in 2005 due to the infamous hurricane Katrina almost completely destroyed this city.
2. Since then, little has changed and the Park is still closed, despite attempts by its owners to bring their creation to life. Continue reading