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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
Landmark of Gothenburg, which is a must visit every tourist, caught up in this wonderful city in Sweden is the Liseberg amusement Park and the Museum of World culture. Travelling with children will not soon forget the enthusiasm and will appreciate this terrific tale – a Paradise for kids. However, not only children will love this amazing place for adults there is no less reason for enthusiasm. Because this Park annually accommodates more than 3 million tourists – its popularity cannot be overstated. All sorts of attractions for every taste, from gentle hills to extreme entertainment for visitors that love to tickle your nerves.
From the history of the Park
The cause of this attraction Sweden was the 300th anniversary of göteborg. To the celebration of celebrations in 1923 was founded the construction of Liseberg. Since then, the Park has been updated several times.
It owes its name to the wife of one rich man, whose property was formerly the territory of the present Park. A woman named Lisa, and she was seriously ill. Husband created for her a beautiful Park, and after the death of Lisa gave it to the city.
In 2000, the Liseberg began the celebration of Christmas. Continue reading
The old rides. now known as the “roller coaster”, has been considered from so-called “roller coaster”, which were artificially created, high icy hills, often occurring in the vicinity of St. Petersburg. Very popular in the 17th century ice slides built with a height of approximately between 20 and 24 meters, had the inclination, approximately fifty degrees and was reinforced by wooden supports. “Roller coaster” still replace the name “roller coaster” in many languages of the world.
Some historians claim that the first roller coaster was built by order of the Queen of Russia, Catherine the great in Saint Petersburg in 1784. Other historians believe the first roller coaster was built by the French, and from there was borrowed the idea of their creation. “Les Montagnes Russes a Belleville” (roller Coaster, Belleville) constructed in Paris in 1812, offered additional protective structures, including guides, who not only worked in the direction of safety, but also contributed to the development of a greater speed of descent.
The railway and gravity
In 1827, a mining company in Sammichele, Pennsylvania, built the railroads called “Mauch Chunk”, which worked solely on the force of gravity. Continue reading