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In Japan there are one hundred and fifty amusement parks, each of which, starting from the oldest “Asakusa Hanayashiki” and up to a world record of Fuji-Q Highland has a unique, characteristic “twist”.
The oldest Japanese amusement Park, founded in 1853, is located in the popular tourist district of Asakusa. Visiting Sensoji temple, many tourists do not deny yourself the pleasure to look at located a 5-minute walk Park “Hanayashiki”.
The view from the carousel Bee Tower for Sensoji temple and tower “Tokyo sky tree”
The highlight of the Park – old rides in retro style. A leader of popularity – which opened in 1953, a roller coaster, which ranked fifth in the world rankings the old metal theme. The symbol of the Park – the carousel Bee Tower that looks like a house of sweets, a ride where you can sit and enjoy the view from the height of 45 meters with views of the traditional streets of Asakusa and the new TV tower “Tokyo sky tree”. Continue reading
Just two metro stops from DILL hostel, the metro station “Krestovsky island”, is one of the biggest amusement parks and entertainment of St. Petersburg – Divo Ostrov.
Near the Gulf of Finland, near the exit of the metro station “Krestovsky island”. surrounded by rivers and canals of the historic Park complex, is this magnificent country of entertainment and amusement for children and adults. Quite large and well-kept area, divided into thematic areas, decorated in different styles, in a warm time of year – surrounded by flowers and greenery with handmade squirrels and rare birds, this place offers a pleasant stroll and relax from the city bustle. In the Park there is a small lake where you can ride on boats and catamarans.
The most important advantage in the Park are, of course, rides. By its technical facilities they are not inferior to the leading European and American amusement parks, and the pearl of this collection are a few Hyper – extreme rides that are in the TOP 10 best rides in the world.
Most popular extreme attraction, according to a survey of visitors to an amusement Park, is a “Booster”.The height of the structure, together with the platform of 50.05 m and height 48 m. Continue reading
The most extreme attractions in St. Petersburg: the amusement Park “Divo-Ostrov”
Friends, how do you feel about extreme rides? I now do not feed bread, only let me ride that taller, faster and scarier. At Oktober-fest in Munich to drink all the beer went, and we are the local attractions to try out. And of course, every time we come to St. Petersburg, the first thing we do is we go to ride the rides in the Park “Divo-Ostrov”, which was discovered three years ago.
How to get to the Miracle Islands and prices for rides
There is a Park literally across the road from the metro station “Krestovskiy Ostrov” (purple line), so get very simple. Here is a diagram of the Park with extreme rides location:
There is a nice bonus, for example, on Wednesdays discount for students 30%, and the children can hour to ride for free at all as newlyweds. You may come in handy. Also they sell bracelets ski pass-unlimited skiing, but the most interesting attractions, such as a Booster and Catapult, are excluded. We took the regular tickets and excellent ride, another year to wait until the next arrival. That’s the price of extreme rides for the summer of 2014 (a year ago were the same): Continue reading