The Park Planten un Blomen (Hamburg, Germany)
In the centre of Hamburg on the area of 45 hectares is located a wonderful Park Planten un Blomen. He daily invites visitors to tour its grounds, to get acquainted with the picturesque landscape, enjoy natural relaxation. to listen to the music. And all this absolutely for free.
Began the Park in 1930 as the garden exhibition. Up to that time in the territory from Millerntorplatz to Stephansplatz was the Hamburg zoo, who after their settlement became the basis of the green zone of the city. Subsequently conducted in 1953, 1963 and 1973 International flower exhibition has transformed the Park. However, more active work on the reconstruction of the green areas was carried out in 80-ies of the last century. Then was altered in the coast of ponds and Japanese garden acquired come down to the present day. Now in its tea house from may to August every Tuesdays and Saturdays are held tea ceremonies.
As a branch of the Botanical garden, Planten un Blomen invites in the first place, walk along the Park alleys, admire the green trees and shrubs, placed in their zones. For example, a Tropical house filled with tropical and subtropical plants – ferns, orchids, palms, bananas, cacti and other samarskayaluka. Walking trails lead past lush flowering lawns, several ponds and waterfalls. Benches and deck chairs for those who decided to relax in the quiet of this natural splendor. Tours also introduce the “inhabitants” Apothecary garden, field and Garden roses. Continue reading
The EUROPE PARK – the most international Park in the world. To grasp the immensity, as we know, is impossible. And yet. Europa Park in the whole of Europe can be circumvented in a day. It is located in the South-West of the country . where the borders of Germany, France and Switzerland. (in rust . close to Freiburg – capital of the black forest. At a distance of 60 km from Strasbourg . 240 km from Frankfurt . 175 km from Zurich and 380 km from Munich ). Before going to any part of the Park, you have the first walk around classic German Boulevard . where with a wide and welcoming smiles you will meet Euro-Maus with his girlfriend and elephant Euro-Fan. After the walk you will have to wait for the monorail train . where you will be able to drive around little Europe . Once here you can “visit” Austria, UK, Germany, Holland, Spain, Italy, Russia, France, Switzerland, Scandinavia, and Chocolate Land, the land of the Vikings and the Palace Park. Near the German Boulevard romantic Palace Park: quiet, filled with a delightful floral aroma. Here is a castle defence – one of the oldest fortresses in Europe, built in 1442. In the Palace Park we should look closely to the old stumps; sometimes they turn into dwarves. Countries in Europa Park predstavlenye their most typical and unexpected features. In the Beautiful Italy is a Palazzo in Baroque style and the Venetian carnival; in Spain, the knights fighting with magic swords; in the Seventh heaven in France in the centre of a huge silver sphere, every hour starts Eurosat, carrying their passengers in rapid flight, when “the wind whistles, and the girlfriend screams” next – Kingdom of the Dinosaurs. Continue reading
THE EUROPE PARK – THE TALE IN THE BLACK FOREST
The Europe Park is located in the South West of Germany, in Baden-württemberg. close to Freiburg – the unofficial capital of the black forest, 60 km from the world famous resort of Baden-Baden. In this area converge the borders of three countries: France, Germany and Switzerland. The Europa-Park can proudly look back on its highly successful corporate history. 250,000 visitors came to the opening ceremony in the summer of 1975. Today, more than 4 million visitors a year turn Europa-Park into the largest amusement Park in Germany and Europe. About 80 million people have visited the Park since its creation! Europe has long been the Park became more than just a classic amusement Park. Europa Park is kind of small copy of the unification of Europe. Each country is represented its village and relevant attractions. Altogether there are 13 countries: UK, Germany, France, Austria, Russia, Holland, Switzerland, Scandinavian countries, Iceland, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain. Is, for example, a Russian village with the space station “Mir”, Russian balalaika and grandmother on the bench and roller coaster! The Park more than 100 attractions and various shows. Involving approximately 160 artists from 25 countries. During the day you can visit almost usaeurope, however, the day to walk around it will be hardly possible. Europa Park its size far exceeds many amusement parks in Europe. After all, the point of the Park is 85 acres for fun! Continue reading