Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Com pair of two parks HK Disneyland PK World Carnival

Collapse

Ad Widget

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Com pair of two parks HK Disneyland PK World Carnival

    Compair of two parks HK Disneyland PK World Carnival

    CRI Exclusive by Chen Ying

    (World Carnival and HK Disney)
    Character:
    HK Disneyland: Themed amusement park.
    World Carnival: Flexible touring carnival park






    Reputation:

    HK Disneyland: Disneyland is the world's most famous themed amusement park and one of the most visited sites in the world.

    World Carnival: The world's largest touring amusement park.



    Total Area:

    HK Disneyland:126 hectares in its first phase, with a second construction phase already underway (1 hectare is about 10, 000 square meters).

    World Carnival: 60,000 square meters



    Job opportunities:
    HK Disneyland: Employs 5,000 workers, or "cast members".

    World Carnival: Hires between 500-1,500 local staff of the host city.



    Rides and Games:
    HK Disneyland:The park will feature four differently themed lands similar to those of other Disney parks: Main Street, USA; Adventureland; Fantasyland and Tomorrowland. It will also feature a daily parade and nightly fireworks. There are currently 21 rides in operation. World Carnival:

    Ticket Cost:
    HK Disneyland: 290 HK dollars - 350 HK dollars (US $45)



    World Carnival: 50 Yuan (US $6) for entry, which includes 10 tokens. Additional tokens can be purchased for games and rides.



    Ticket Access:
    HK Disneyland: Online booking or direct purchase at gate.

    World Carnival: Online booking or direct purchase at gate. Much less chance of waiting in a long queue and ending up empty handed.



    Experience:

    HK Disneyland: People claim to fulfill long-time dreams of the Disney fairy tale. Most of the games and rides are relatively tame, geared towards a family experience.

    World Carnival: People are drawn to the challenging and exciting games and rides. It is a fun way to find excitement and escape without even having to leave Beijing.



    Capacity:HK Disneyland:

    World Carnival: Officials expect a 2.5 million flow of visitors during the 52-day stay of the carnival in Beijing this year.

    Revenue:HK Disneyland: Hong Kong Disneyland estimates the park will generate HK$148.5 billion or US$19 billion in revenue over the next 40 years.
    World Carnival: Shanghai's 78-day World Carnival in 2003 attracted more than 2 million visitors, earning 240 million RMB (US$29 million).





    Criticism:HK Disneyland: Hour-long queues for rides, food shortages, inadequate parking, overcrowding, expensive meals, lack of rides and attractions. World Carnival: potential environmental concern, casino games, and high costs.





    http://en.chinabroadcast.cn/349/2005/09/12/60@18880.htm
    :crazylegs

Ad Widget

Collapse
Working...
X