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The “Europa Park” in Germany

The Europa Park is the largest theme park in Germany. It´s located in Rust, a city in south-western Germany. The special thing about the park is that there are the thirteen sections in the style of some countries in Europe.               There are:

-Germany
-England
-France
-Greek
-Netherlands
-Iceland
-Italy
-Austria
-Portugal
-Russia
-Switzerland
-Scandinavia
-Spain

In these areas there are attractions, that fit the style of the country which it belongs to. The two most famous roller coasters in the park are Silver Star and Blue Fire.

Silver Star is 73 meters high and you have to be at least 11 years old and 140 cm tall to go on a ride. The roller coaster is in the theme section of France. One ride lasts three minutes and the maximum speed is 130 km/h.

Blue Fire is 38 meters high and you have to be 7 years old and 130 cm tall to go on a ride. The roller coaster is in the theme section of Iceland. One ride lasts 2 minutes and 20 seconds at the maximum speed is 100 km/h.

These are just two of the roller coasters in the park there are ten more. There is Wodan, Poseidon, the Swiss bobsleigh, Pegasus, the “Matterhorn-Blitz”, Euro-Mir, Eurosat, Alpine Express “Enzian”, Atlantica SuperSplash and the latest roller coaster Arthur.

If you’re a visitor from far away there is the possibility to stay in one of the Hotels of the park. There are five Hotels with four Stars: The Bell Rock, the Colosseo, the Santa Isabel, the Castillo Alcazar and the El Andaluz. All of them are really great and all of them except the last one are all family friendly.

It´s a great Park with many options for young and old and if you’re less interested in the roller coasters you can go to the hotels and relax in the wellnes area or just soak up the atmosphere of the park.