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The Giant swing

The landmark Bangkok — “the Giant swing”

One of the symbols of Bangkok!

If you come to Thailand, you first suggest to visit some sights and beautiful places in Bangkok before you travel to the Islands.

Attraction — “the Giant swing of Bangkok”

We’ve all been to amusement parks where a lot of interesting and amusing swings and shells. But I assure you you have never seen. In Bangkok is the giant swing, they are one of the symbols of the city. In 1784 in the heart of Bangkok was built the giant swing and their height is 42 meters.

Previously carried out an annual ritual of worshipping Lord Shiva as gratitude for a good harvest of rice. And during a brahmin ceremony at the end of December, beginning of January, 10 days used these swings.

According to Hindu mythology, to check the stability of the newly created world, God Brahma was ordered to melt Shiva on the top of the hill on which the snake will crawl and they can push Shiva to the bottom. According to legend, the giant swing is like Lord Shiva firmly standing on his feet. With great force, a team of brave men, chosen from the faithful, was swinging on that swing. Had teeth to tear a bag in which were coins, and the pouch at the height of 25 meters was tied to a post. It’s just strannopriemnici, and what were the participants, but there were winners who managed to rip the bag, and there were those who ended their lives tragically falling from a swing. Continue reading

Amusement parks

Amusement parks have always been and remain the most popular holiday destination for the whole family, both children and adults. When regular parks don’t impress, it’s time to look for a vivid impression in a place bigger than you will help LEXTRAVELS . Disneyland

Its vast territory, the coolest rides, fireworks, balloons, music, awesome illuminations and fun adventure! Guess what this is? True, Disneyland . Every year the number of visitors around the world is growing inexorably, reaching the tens or even hundreds of millions of people from around the world! Any Disneyland, wherever he was, be it France, Florida, Los Angeles, Hong Kong or Tokyo will delight not only children, but any adult!

Los Angielski Disneyland — the world’s first Disneyland is a stunning complex of eight themed areas. It was his example were built in other parks, such as fiery and colourful. Hong Kong . in contrast, the small and young. Curiously, though, the Park was created the prototype of American cartoons, but the Chinese note it has. For example, the Chinese food that has found its place in cafes and restaurants, or singing in Chinese Alice. Such a weaving of traditions of different continents. This, believe me, is worth a look!

If you stay in Europe, namely in France, the first stop representaion to be Disneyland Paris . consisting of two parks, as well as Nightclubs, discos, Golf courses, tennis courts, round the clock boutiques and a variety of hotels. Japan will also find something to make you happy: Tokyo Disneyland . Continue reading

Park Asterix in Paris

The funny adventures of two buddies of Asterix and Obelix devoted a lot of comics, cartoons and some films. But in the French capital in honor of these exciting small built even themed entertainment complex! It is in Paris. in the amusement Park and the Parc astérix theme we go for a walk today.

How to get to Parc Asterix?

There are several ways on how to get to Parc Asterix:

Drive the 30 km by car via the A1 motorway from Paris towards Lille. For the right to leave the car in the Parking lot will have to pay 8 euros for the day.

To take the RER train and drive it on the line to the station at the Airport, where transfer to walking to Parc Asterix bus.

Book a transfer from Paris that makes the most sense when traveling with a large group.

Amusement Park Asterix in Paris

All the rides in the Park Asterix is divided into five thematic groups-villages, each associated with a particular time and culture: Continue reading

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The Giant swing
The landmark Bangkok — "the Giant swing" One of the symbols of Bangkok! If you come to Thailand, you first suggest to visit some sights and beautiful places in Bangkok…

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