Essays on Japanese kaleidoscope Japanese amusement parks In amusement parks can meet your favorite characters from the cartoons and comics, to abandon everyday life and to get rid of stress
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
Amusement Park “Asterix” near Paris is not booming all over the world, like Disneyland, and the size it is inferior to the same closed from November until April. However, the thrill and the quiet family man with young children will find entertainment to taste. Many of those that were in the “Asterix” once, come here again and insist that it is better than Disneyland.
The name “Asterix” – native to the French and it is clear to residents of most European countries. Asterix and Obelix, the indomitable Gauls resisting Roman occupation – the main characters of the French comic books that appeared in the sixties of the XX century. Comics have been translated into more than 100 languages and dialects (including Latin and Esperanto), their motives are a large number of films (last in 2014), Board and video games. Even the first French satellite, launched in 1965, was of this proud name. In General, any self-respecting Frenchman, despising everything foreign, should prefer Park Asterix Disneyland (which they actually do).
If a tourist is in the hands not holding the comic book or watched a movie about Asterix – not a problem, it will not prevent him to have fun in the Park. 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