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
If we decide to still do mass amusements, it is unlikely that we will go around the roller coaster.
Moreover — “all is already stolen to us” (that is, invented to popdance) and the exact date when slides cannot be specified. I mean — you can only track the birth of a classical slides, with carriages on rollers and steep trajectories. Did the Americans in 1927, an attraction called “Cyclone” and was built in new York at Coney island. It’s interesting that it works still, what got in the national Register of historic places of America…
“Cyclone” built of wood that popdance very reasonable. However, from the standpoint of modern man it has a peculiarity — he never extreme. Well, that is so-so, well slide some. People go there as a historical celebrity. On the other hand, at the time of construction it was just extreme. Extremely popular. 25 cents for the trip — it was a lot, but the queues were long.
But “Cyclone” were built in the place of another — “Switchback Railway,” which was just a simple slope irregularities, was built in 1884, cost of tripper 5 cents and was also popular.Trailers, it went just under the force of gravity and just the rails, there were no modern clips that hold the under side slopes. In fact, the extremum it was no more than the carousel. Continue reading
Mirabilandia is one of the most popular. The Park has over 40 rides, the most exciting of which is the attraction of Maya, a modern cinema, circus, ballet, ice skating, laser show, performances of stuntmen. On-site Mirabilandia are more than 16 bars and cafés.
Park “Fiabilandia” is the world of fairy-tale characters, among them Pinocchio, Merlin, Superman, and many others. In the Park there is a Museum of dolls, mini jungle, settlement of the Wild West, dancing fountains. At the children’s disco, Okkadisk entrance for adults is strictly prohibited.
On the shores of lake Garda, lies the amusement Park “Gardaland”. It’s the Italian equivalent of Disneyland. The many rides and themed areas. New Park – stereoscopic attraction-journey into the unknown world of dinosaurs and huge insects. On the territory of Gardaland, Botanical gardens, Safari Park, water Park, Park of world cinema.
Near Rome is the amusement Park “Italy in miniature” – one of the oldest parks. On the territory of the Park area is 85 thousand square meters, you can see all the famous sights of Italy – from the Roman Coliseum to mount Etna in Sicily. All are 270 works of art. The Park has a car – and railway, which goes to the mini-transport built the airport, organized a mini-street. Continue reading