Today, the construction of large-scale amusement rides is one of the most rapidly developing areas in the entertainment industry, in which millions of dollars are invested. Grand entertainment facilities built around the world – from the United States to Japan. Slides, high multi-storey building; the attraction of free fall; an enormous Ferris wheel and other, equally thrilling rides that attract millions of tourists – fans of extreme sports.
One of the most highest Ferris wheel has long been considered the famous London Eye (“London Eye”) with a height of 135 meters. A full rotation of this wheel makes a little more than half an hour. But recently, Singapore had built a Ferris wheel with a height of more than 160 meters. To make one circle, Singaapore Flyer (“son of Singapore”) should be about 40 minutes.
Another breathtaking attraction is set in USA and is called the Simulator of the launch of the spacecraft. In its creation were used the equipment used for real training of American astronauts. Visitors of the attraction will provide all the sensations of astronauts taking off into orbit.
The original attraction can be considered a catapult “Big Shot” – “Big Shot”, giving visitors the feeling of “free fall”. Ustanovlennuyu USA, catapult picks up participants at more than 320 meters up into the sky and “casts” them from this height at speeds over 100 km/hour. Continue reading
Fahd al-Saud spent on my prom in the famous amusement Park €15 million for Prince, a famous fan of “Disneyland” and not the first time suit up in parks around the world such celebration, told the observer.
The Saudi Prince spent in Parisian “the Disneyland” of €15 million So he celebrated the end of University. According to the French press, the party lasted three days. Along with Fahd al-Saud in the Park rested about 60 people — friends and members of his entourage, told the correspondent of “Kommersant FM” in France Maria Sidelnikova.
“The main alley of the Park was converted into one of the neighborhoods of Paris, the streets of which were played the plays involving the characters of Disneyland. However, perhaps we are talking about a full closure of the Park to the public for three days. Usually such events are held either before the opening of “Disneyland”, or after closing. The Prince — known fan of the Park, previously their holidays he had in “Disneyland” Hong Kong, Tokyo, Los Angeles and Orlando. In addition, according to French Newspapers, 10% of the shares of the Paris Park belongs to the family of al-Saud” she said.
Prazdnovanie such a Grand scale are not uncommon for foreign millionaires. Continue reading
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