The oldest Ferris wheel in the world
• The oldest Ferris wheel in the world
This ride is considered a symbol of the city and a favorite destination of tourists. Wheel was built in Vienna in 1897 and became the first big Ferris wheel in the world. During the Second World War, the attraction was badly damaged, but its work quickly regained power with the locals.
If you have a few euros and have some free time, walk on it a pleasure unique. Ferris wheel can be seen from many parts of the city, its height is 67 meters.
The first wheel burned down, and now we see the restored after the war, have a modern device.
Metal structures by themselves make a very positive impression.
Cabs rides are like small cabins or red trams (of 15 cabins), ride in them can be both standing and sitting. Each cabinet is numbered, but only even numbers to exclude the presence of "mysterious" the number 13.
The trailer under the number 30 is considered the best and is called "V.I.P".
It is possible to lay the table, to hold meetings, arrange a date ...
wheel design gives the impression of a robust and very comfortable inside to explore the city from above.
This is what you can see from there ...
While at the capital, Vienna is not disfigured by buildings of varied height, as is the case now in most Russian cities. city zoning done correctly and thoughtfully.
There are many Catholic churches and parishes.
Despite the fact that from the Ferris wheel seen mostly roof, we can not say that the Vienna - a very green city.
Similar houses I saw while landing at Tegel in Berlin ...
Business district away, and TV Tower, which I, of course, also climbed.
Skyscraper DC Tower - the tallest building in the city. Meliá Vienna four-star hotel occupies the first 17 floors of a skyscraper, it offers clients 253 rooms with unique decor author, authored by renowned architect Dominique Perrault.
That such was my first look at the capital of Austria. It is worth noting that the Europeans build and build their cities precisely to people's lives, and our not clear why ... From these reports it will be very visible.