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Parc Asterix in Paris. 10 facts

A huge amusement Park near Paris. As Disneyland. only better.

Asterix (Le Parc Astérix ) is a large theme Park near Paris. By the time of its construction, the French already had a Disneyland. However, they wanted to have not American, and your own entertainment centre. So there was Parc Asterix. Asterix and Obelix – the two heroes of French comic books, cartoons and movies. It’s two Gauls who successfully resisted the troops of the Roman Empire, and besides, with them constantly there are funny situations. This couple (and the entire Gaulish village) is the best suited for the role of an amusement Park is not only national but also international scale.

Asterix and Obelix – favorite comics characters of the French people, as children and adults. And we are with you, they are more known for popular films, with Gerard Depardieu as Obelix.

Sections and rides Parc Asterix

Today the Park has over 30 attractions. Of these, 6 American and 4 waterslides. Attractions there are for visitors of all ages, and have their “national” color. For example, you can take a water trip on “the river” on whose banks is located the Gallic house and “destroyed” the Roman legionaries, and it is possible to go on the ride right at Obelix, sorry, well. Continue reading

Named the most visited sites in the world

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

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