Planning a vacation with children, it is necessary to consider the wishes of younger family members. It is unlikely that the child will enjoy Hiking through the museums, or the daily splashing in the “paddling pool”. What I love most little restless? Of course, the various attractions – and the more ingenious the better! “Active mom” offers parents facing the choice of family tour, an overview of the 5 best theme parks in Europe. Go!
Disneyland Paris is every child’s dream. And adult too! Children’s rides in the European Disneyland opened relatively recently – in 1992 – but for a short time, is very fond of the little visitors.
This children’s amusement Park consists of 5 thematic parts:
– main street USA, where you can meet the characters of Disney cartoons and to go by rail to Disneyland;
– the world of Peter pan Fantasyland, where visitors will meet with Pinocchio and snow white, as well as a visit to Sleeping beauty’s castle – here, like any girl;
– Frontierland, Wild West in miniature, land of the brave cowboys and desperate Indians, is a Paradise for every boy! Continue reading
Manor Catherine in Oranienbaum was the name of their Own country and also Palace and official buildings also included a vast Park. Here was green and the water maze, eighteen wooden Chinese houses with miniature gardens, Round the temple, Greenhouse, Carousel, and other venture. But survived, and only one Park pavilion sliding hill.
Oranienbaumskaya sliding hill was a small Palace, with luxurious rooms, the Lobby, the Round room, Porcelain and Hunting rooms. But the main “highlight” was, of course, not the case. Just look at the drawing sliding hill 1775 — and you can easily recognize this idea. Yes, Yes, these are the “American mountains”, which in America is called “Russian”. Similar slides were purely Russian entertainment and almost mandatory membership in the rich Russian estates. The Baroness de Stael, who saw such a hill in the country Naryshkin says that guests are “staged something like winter driving on sledge, the speed of which are so amusing Russian: boating with high wooden mountains with lightning speed. This game was admired by both women and men, and delivered. a feeling of war, of extraordinary speed because of the danger”.
Slide chutes were added to the southern ledge of the pavilion, and consisted of four slides, which went down a stroller in the form of nacelles, chariots and saddled beasts. Continue reading
Due to the rich history and the fact that Istanbul has been the capital of three empires with different religions, the city has extraordinary beauty of the cosmopolitan. Each of the empires gave the city its unique architectural masterpieces.
At a time when Istanbul became the new capital of the Roman Empire here was erected the magnificent palaces and temples, built magnificent square, from Rome this brought sculptures and columns. Then it started building and the famous Istanbul’s Hippodrome.
Byzantium gave Istanbul a lot of Orthodox churches, many of whom are now chief among them — the Church of Hagia Sophia . With the capture of Constantinople by the Ottomans it was converted into a mosque, now a Museum. The temple is striking in large spaces, bright mosaics, rich carpets and silk draperies.
During the Ottoman Empire in front of the Hagia Sophia was built the magnificent mosque of Sultanahmet . which later came to be called Blue because of its interior of blue and white patterns. This is the biggest and one of the most beautiful mosques of Istanbul is recognised as one of the greatest masterpieces of world and Islamic architecture. Continue reading