THE WORLD'S GRANDEST CAROUSEL Santa Clara, Calif. A splash of color and light turns round and round to the reminiscent strains of a calliope, while a 100 foot high, gold and white, tent-like palace is silhouetted before a reflecting pool. This is the noblest and newest of the world's grand carousels, "The Columbia." This massive multi-colored, ornate gazebo is the center attraction to guests entering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA ® in Santa Clara, Calif. The Columbia is more than just the world's…
Photographer Pep Ventosa made these abstract composite images of carousels in various amusement parks around the world by photographing them from multiple angles and then blending the photographs together.
American F1 star Phil Hill piloting his Shark Nose Ferrari 156 around the carousel on the Nurburgring at the 1961 German Grand Prix . Hill went on to claim the World Drivers' Championship at the conclusion of the '61 F1 season. #ScuderiaFerrari #RedSeason
With more than 700 years of history, Nottingham Goose Fair is one of Europe's most famous travelling fairs. Held on the Forest Recreation Ground, it boasts over 500 attractions, from the latest white knuckle experiences, family rides and favourites including waltzers, carousels and Hook-a-Duck, as well as great food from around the world.