In Belgium a great many amusement parks, natural parks and special places for walks. To list them all is impossible, therefore, confine ourselves to the most popular amusement parks.
Park Walibi (WALIBI). Open daily from early April to end of September from 10.00 till 18.00, on Sundays, public holidays and school holidays to 19.00. Entrance 28.5 EUR. Colorado, fabulous cave of Ali Baba, Kangarooland, river Raja as the tornado, Sirocco. Adventure, the thrill, the most unexpected fantasies await you at Walibi!
Aqualibi (AQUALIBI). Open from 14.00 to 21.00, Friday to 23.00, Saturday from 10.00 until 23.00, Sundays from 10.00 to 21.00. Monday and Tuesday are days off. Entrance 13.50 EURO. Just a fabulous pool in the tropical atmosphere: palm trees, exotic plants, bright daylight. The water is 29C all year round! Great place to stay. In addition, a variety of water activities: slides, wave pool, jet stream, trough length of 140 m, etc.
Park Bokrijk (BOKRIJK). The Park is open all year round. The open air Museum is open from early April to late October, daily from 10.00 to 18.00. Entrance 5EUR on Sundays and public holidays 7EUR. Botanical garden, rose garden, groves, lakes and a zoo can all be found in the Park. A unique open air Museum with old mills, small chapels, Krestyanskiye, country Inns and town houses where you can meet representatives of the various crafts engaged in their traditional business – is a perfect illustration of Belgian history. Continue reading
Outdated amusement parks dazzle with their beauty. In these desert areas, filled with mysticism and mystery, once rested adults and heard the laughter of children.
Amusement parks in the twentieth century has been a favorite place for a nice family vacation. However, as time goes on, in place of these parks came in other bright, technologically advanced, with new idols for children. “The old guard” was simply not able to compete with them. Many buildings were closed and demolished to make way for shopping centers, while others were abandoned because of debts. However, those that were left, that recall the days when there was fun for adults and children.
Ruined and abandoned parks are filled with special energy, they could be a great place for filming some Thriller. Walking on those mysterious places, I want to look into every corner, sit on each attraction, because here was once full whole life.
Amusement Park Six Flags, New Orleans, USA
The Six Flags located in New Orleans, was deserted in 2005 due to the infamous hurricane Katrina almost completely destroyed this city. Since then, little has changed and Parko is still closed, despite attempts by its owners to bring their creation to life.
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Not to say that amusement parks are in the lead among the objects attracting the most attention of tourists. According to statistics, they are significantly inferior and the rest of the sea and the traditional sightseeing tourism, highlighting the attractions large and small, cities. However, such large and well-known amusement parks family parks like Disneyland (Paris, Tokyo, Anaheim and Orlando in the USA), Europa-Park (rust, Germany), Port Aventura ( Salou, Spain) and some others attract a large number of tourists (several million people a year) and often become the main purpose of tourist trips. If you decide to visit a large amusement Park or even make it the main purpose of their trip, it makes sense to follow a few rules, including for security reasons.
First, avoid overly extreme rides, especially if you have any serious health problems or tendency to nausea from traffic congestion. The press has repeatedly reported about the death of people due to riding extreme rides. And the death was caused not because of faulty rides, but because of the overload, comparable to accelerations that have a lot of professional military pilots and astronauts turned out to be excessive for organiziranog person. In order to become a military pilot needs to have perfect health (this can be verified in a comprehensive medical examination), and in order to get to the extreme attraction you just need to buy a ticket. Even if after such entertainment, you will remain alive and relatively healthy, overload causing vomiting bad tally with a pleasant stay. By the way, for kids and Teens extreme amusement rides can be even more dangerous than for adults. Continue reading