Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), which manages several popular channels, including the children’s channel Nickelodeon, and the company Parques Reunidos will work together to develop children’s theme parks in Europe: the first such Park will open in Spain in 2017. The parties have successfully cooperated for several years already: one Park they opened in Madrid, and the second, NickLand in Movie Park in Germany.
According to Gerald Raines, Vice President of VIMN, the company’s goal is to “Nickelodeon was everywhere where there are children. We are pleased to diversify our portfolio and move brands and Nickelodeon characters in real life by means of new family entertainment centers,” – said a top Manager.
In the framework of the expansion strategy of Parques Reunidos owns 55 theme and family amusement parks in the world, whose number of visitors is 22.2 million in 12 countries of Europe and South America. According to Pedro Cortes, General Manager of the company, soon the company will announce about the conclusion of an agreement on the development of entertainment centers in leading malls in several European countries: UK, France, Italy and Portugal. 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
Themed amusement Park Ferrari World, which opened in November 2010, is located in the heart of Yas island just 15 minutes ‘ drive from Abu Dhabi, near the race circuit of Formula 1 and Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi hotel 5*. Ferrari world is the world’s largest indoor amusement Park and the first theme Park company Ferrari.
The building of the Park Ferrari World has a unique design, bright red roof is an unusual shape with the largest logo of Ferrari in the world and covers an area of 86 thousand m2.
If you want a great and fun time with friends or family and, moreover, to obtain maximum information about the history and many facts popular auto brand Ferrari, the Ferrari World offers. In the Park Ferrari World, you can relax and have fun for people of all ages.
Just in the Park Ferrari World located 20 rides . they are all somehow associated with the company’s brand Ferrari and automobile industry and more than 30 original cars Ferrari . The youngest fans of the “fast drive” can enjoy such rides as, for example, a driving school for kids, racing school for beginners, a soft play area for children RC car Ferrari.
In a large number of on-site Ferrari world features rides, prednaznachendlya the entire family: recreation trip to Italy on the machines Ferrari ( Bell’italia ), skating inside of a 12 cylinder Ferrari engine on a water ride V12 . Continue reading