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Disneyland Paris

Every year Disneyland Paris is visited by over 12 million people. The world famous Walt Disney acquired here purely French entourage – even the Americans are eager to visit it. This is the largest amusement Park divided into theme areas, and also includes hotels, Golf courses, restaurants, shops and other establishments. Not only for the child but for the adult day in this fantastic world flies by.

Where is Disneyland Paris and how to get there

Disneyland Paris is located in the suburbs of the capital – Marne-La-Vallee. This town is located 43 kilometers from the city. Drive there easier and cheaper just by metro line A, which goes to the commuter trains. These trains are called RER. They go straight from the centre of Paris every 15 minutes. It turns out you need at the station Marne-la-Valee/Chessy. It takes about 45 minutes.

If you are vacationing on the French Riviera and decided to visit Disneyland, you can reach Paris by train (from nice) or flight. From the airports Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports to the Park can easily be reached by bus VEA. From Central Paris to Disneyland there is a bus (bus stop near the Louvre).The easiest way to get to the Park by taxi or tours to Disneyland, which will include airport transfers. Continue reading

Why the “roller coaster” is actually called “roller coaster”?

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

Park near Moscow from Puy du Fou

The competition to build amusement Park in Moscow was won by the famous French company Puy du Fou. French Park Puy du Fou is not just recognized as one of the best in the world, and the company is known for the fact that the work is very attentive to detail, despite the extent to which are usually working professionals. The President of the company said that the new Park will be entirely devoted to Russian history, folklore and culture.

Amusement Park in Moscow will construct a French company Puy du Fou, which won the tender for the work. The victory of the representatives of the Puy du Fou looks quite natural, as it is their Park in France repeatedly recognized as one of the best in the world.

Artistic Director and President of Park administration, Nicolas de Villiers said about how they plan to build and how to develop themes for the rides in the future the Russian Park.

From his point of view it is quite natural that the Park will be fully and exclusively devoted to Russian history, Russian folklore and Russian culture in General, however, all preparatory work will be carried out in France, notes RFI. Continue reading

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