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
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