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
The heroes of the French comic book, we are more known for the films with the participation of Gerard Depardieu, I invite you on a fascinating journey through five periods of history from Ancient Gaul to the present day. Park Asterix is the second most visited theme Park in France after Disneyland. Unlike its American counterpart, the French Park is not without national flavor, hearty and cozy, with fewer people in line
The Gallic village is the most saturated atmosphere of movies. Here are the main event; a circus and a cinema, restaurant Gallic cuisine here, too. As for the rides, the Gallic village you can ride on the ancient boat, ride on a small roller coaster and the carousel. In addition, there is a children’s Playground La Forêt des druides (druids) with slides and magical grottoes.
In the Roman Empire suggest a ride on the Carousel of Caesar .
And in Ancient Greece to get a dose of adrenaline in the Tunnel of Zeus . In the Theater of Poseidon enjoy a show of dolphins and sea lions. The marine creatures can also be enjoyed through the transparent glass under water, and if desired, you can swim with them.
On the territory of the Vikings many water rides and the biggest coaster Parc Asterix – Goudurix . length 750 m, with a height of 37 m and a top speed of 75 km/h. Continue reading