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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

Rope Park on the trees

So, today you should talk about the so-called rope Park.

What is it?

First-this is a great option to use the forest for recreational infrastructure, because the attitude to nature, frugality, and love – is the key moment in the construction of similar parks. Secondly – it’s really just a great way to spend time with their friends or family.

Now a bit of history that would enter in.

The rope Park is building, and the first ropes courses were built exclusively on natural elevations, because the tree trunks – ideal support with high resistance for different variants of construction.

Parks of this format is to blow a adventurous spirit and it is in a Park on a tree different tasks have the most aesthetic and suitable. Trees are great for building almost any kind of designs and, depending on the forest and the development of imagination, you can build a rope Park not only different size but different formats or types, and there may be a lot different.

The particular key work of the rope Park (or whatever they are called – high-rise/air city) is a fascinating and interesting job, where the Park respectively, and to build. Continue reading

Disneyland and Asterix
Fabulous prebyvanie in the hotels of Disneyland resort also includes tickets to the parks of Disneyland and Disney Studios for the entire period. Breakfast is included in the price. Lunch…

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Student day and snow Festival in Yekaterinburg
Student day and snow Festival in Yekaterinburg: a unique amusement parks for children and adults in January will present a new program In the SEC "Greenwich" citizens will see entertainment…

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Ferris wheel
On the street red in Chelyabinsk, a private investor will construct a unique "year-round" Ferris wheel, the press service of the Ministry of economic development of the region. The entrance…

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