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Hayride

A hayride, which can also be called a hayrack ride, is an American activity where people go on a ride in an open truck, or wagon pulled by a tractor. Inside of the ride there is hay or straw for the people to sit on. Hayrides in the past were a w ...

                                               

Jurassic Park: The Ride

Jurassic Park: The Ride is a water-based amusement ride. It is based on the Steven Spielberg movie Jurassic Park and Michael Crichtons novel. It is at Universal Studios Hollywood. The ride was researched and built while the movie was in its produ ...

                                               

Mechanical bull

A mechanical bull, also known as a Rodeo Bull or Bucking Bronco is a machine that gives the rider sense of riding a bucking animal such as a rodeo bull or horse. Its speed can be made faster or slower. Padded flooring is often used around the mac ...

                                               

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, commonly known as Tower of Terror, is a classic Disney amusement park attraction. The ride is an elevator that drops and rises several times. It is like riding an elevator that fails while people are on it. The ...

                                               

Six Flags Magic Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain is a theme park in Valencia, California, United States. It opened on May 29, 1971. From 1971 to 1979, the theme park was named Magic Mountain and independently owned. In 1979, the park was purchased by Six Flags, and it w ...

                                               

Six Flags New Orleans

Six Flags New Orleans, also shortened to SFNO, is an abandoned theme park in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. The park opened on May 20, 2000 and was first known as Jazzland. The name was changed to Six Flags New Orleans on April 12, 2003 a ...

                                               

Ski resort

A ski resort is a place where people go skiing or to do other winter sports. Usually, these places are towns or villages in the mountains. This is because a lot of snow is needed for these sports. Ski lifts and slopes down the mountain are also n ...

                                               

Breuil-Cervinia

Breuil-Cervinia is a village in the Valle dAosta region of Italy. It is famous for its ski resort, which has a link to the one in Zermatt, Switzerland. Breuil-Cervinia is a frazione of the comune of Valtournenche. It is at 2.006 m above sea level ...

                                               

Piani di Bobbio

Piani di Bobbio is a ski resort in northern Italy. It is located above Lake Como in the Valsassina valley. It is part of the commune of Barzio in the Province of Lecco. The ski area is situated between the province of Lecco and the province of Be ...

                                               

Doll

A doll is a childs toy that looks like a baby or other human being. Dolls have been around since the beginning of human civilization, and have been made from many different types of materials, like stone, clay, wood, bone, cloth and paper, to por ...

                                               

Action figure

Moveable man of action or the action figure is a character figurine.They may be made from plastic or other materials.They are often based on characters from a movie, comic book, video game, or television program. One of the most famous action fig ...

                                               

Ball-jointed doll

A ball-jointed doll is a doll that is can have its arms and legs moved because of a ball joint. During the 1930, artist Hans Bellmer, made dolls that had ball-joints and used them in photography. In 1980, Japanese traditional doll artists used ba ...

                                               

Barbie

Barbie is a fashion doll best known as a toy doll. Starting as just a doll, Barbie became a brand. It is most common in the United States. It is named after a girl named Barbara, who was the toy makers daughter. Though the brand is most famous fo ...

                                               

Bratz

Bratz is an American product line of fashion dolls and merchandise manufactured by MGA Entertainment. Bratz reached great success and the original line of dolls was expanded with a number of spin-offs like Bratz Kidz, and Bratz Babyz, as well as ...

                                               

Cabbage Patch Kids

The Cabbage Patch Kids are a line of soft-sculptured dolls. They were registered in the United States copyright office in 1978 as The Little People. When the dolls went into mass production in 1982, they were then renamed Cabbage Patch Kids. The ...

                                               

Matryoshka

Matryoshka is a traditional Russian doll made of wood and painted with colorful ornaments. This doll is one of the most popular souvenirs in Russia. It is also widely distributed abroad under different names such as" Aunt Olga,”" Babushka” or" Mo ...

                                               

MyScene

MyScene is a type of doll created by the Mattel Toy Company. They share the product name of Barbie, but they have differences with the head shapes. The line was supposedly started as a rival to the popular Bratz dolls.

                                               

Polly Pocket

Polly Pocket is a line of small plastic dolls and accessories. The name comes from the fact that many of the first Polly Pocket toys came in pocket-size cases. The Fashion Polly dolls are sold by Mattel.

                                               

Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake is a doll. The doll has red hair and smells like strawberries. She first appeared on cards by American Greetings, and there soon were a series of dolls and several TV specials produced by DIC and Nelvana. The characters in th ...

                                               

Lego

LEGO is a type of building toy created and made by The Lego Group, a company from Denmark. LEGO bricks are colorful plastic building blocks that can be joined together easily to make a tower, house, and more. LEGO bricks are joined together by st ...

                                               

Bionicle

Bionicle is a line of toys by the LEGO Group marketed primarily for 5- to 16-year-olds. The line was launched on December 30, 2000 in Europe and June / July 2001 in Canada and the United States. "Bionicle" is a portmanteau constructed from the wo ...

                                               

The Lego Batman Movie

The Lego Batman Movie is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated superhero comedy movie. It is directed by Chris McKay and produced by Dan Lin, Roy Lee, Phil Lord and Chris Miller. The movie is written by Seth Grahame-Smith.

                                               

Lego minifigure

A Lego minifigure is a small figure as part of Lego toys. Minifigures are found in Lego sets, although they are also sold separately as keychains and magnets. Minifigures in 1975 were the same size as minifigures today, but did not have any movin ...

                                               

Lego Ninjago

Lego Ninjago is a line of sets produced by Lego. It is based on the sets of six Ninja: Lloyd, Kai, Jay, Nya, Zane, and Cole, and many other characters from the television series.

                                               

The Lego Ninjago Movie

The Lego Ninjago Movie is an American-Danish 3D computer-animated action comedy adventure martial arts movie. It is directed by Charlie Bean and written by Dan Hageman, Kevin Hageman, Kevin Chesley and Bryan Shukoff. The movie was released in the ...

                                               

Playground slide

Playground slides are slides for children to play on in playgrounds. The child climbs up a ladder or some stairs, then sits down at the top and slides all the way down. Some children like to slide down on their backs or on their stomachs. This ca ...

                                               

Seesaw

A seesaw is a long, narrow board which is fixed in the middle, a little way above the ground. When one end of the seesaw goes up the other goes down. Children often like to play on seesaws. Two children sit on the seesaw, one at each end. The chi ...

                                               

Swing (seat)

A swing is a hanging seat. It is usually found in a playground for children. Acrobats in a circus can also have swings which hang from the top of the tent. Sometimes chairs in gardens are made to swing gently. The seat of a swing is suspended fro ...

                                               

Estates Theatre

The Estates Theatre or Stavovske divadlo in Prague is one of the oldest and most beautiful opera houses in Europe. The Estates Theatre became part of the National Theatre in 1948. People from three different groups perform opera, ballet, and dram ...

                                               

National Theatre (Prague)

The Narodni Divadlo or the National Theatre in Prague is a very famous building which has been very important for more than 150 years for the culture of Czech history. In the middle of the 19th century there were a lot of political changes in Eur ...

                                               

Orpheum (Vancouver)

The Orpheum is a theatre and music venue. It is located on 884 Granville Street in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Orpheum is a part of the Vancouver Civic Theatres group of live performance venues along with the Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Vanc ...

                                               

Teatre Sans

Teatre Sans is a small theatre in Palma de Mallorca, capital of the Balearic Islands, Spain, that has been opened for more than 25 years. The theatre is in a gothic building from the 14th-15th centuries, in the old neighbourhood of the city. In t ...

                                               

Homestar Runner

Homestar Runner, also called H*R, is an Internet cartoon that was made using Macromedia Flash. It usually gets updated every Monday with a cartoon, a game, or a Strong Bad Email. The people that made the website are Mike Chapman and Matt Chapman. ...

                                               

Strong Bad

Strong Bad is one of the major characters of the Homestar Runner series of animated Flash web cartoons. He is portrayed by Matt Chapman, the principal voice actor and co-founder of the series. Strong Bad enjoys pranking the other characters of th ...

                                               

Blanching (cooking)

Blanching is a cooking process in which a food, usually a vegetable or fruit, is scalded in boiling water, removed after a short timed break, and then dropped into cold water to stop the cooking process. Blanching foods helps reduce the loss of q ...

                                               

Deep frying

Deep frying is a way of cooking food by putting it in hot oil or fat. Deep frying cooks food very quickly. Deep frying is popular is the United Kingdom - one dish popular in the United Kingdom is fish and chips.

                                               

Marinade

Marination is the process of soaking foods in a liquid before cooking. The idea is to add flavour, and to tenderize tougher cuts of meat. The liquid in question, the marinade, may be acidic or enzymatic made with ingredients such as pineapple, pa ...

                                               

Stew

A stew is a dish cooked for a long time, and served in the gravy produced by the cooking. The basic materials may be any meat and / or vegetables. It is ideal for tough meat like mutton and beef cuts which have marbling and connective tissue. Als ...

                                               

Stock (food)

Stock in cooking is a liquid flavoring base for soups and sauces. It is a flavoured liquid preparation, and is the basis of many dishes. The ideas go back to Carême, and were simplified by Escoffier. A stock is made by simmering animal bones and ...

                                               

Baskin-Robbins

Baskin-Robbins is an international chain of ice cream parlors. It has franchises in more than 30 countries. Out of 5800 locations, 2800 are based in the United States. It was founded in 1953 by the merger of two separate ice cream ventures of Bur ...

                                               

Beachbody

Beachbody LLC is an American multinational corporation and pyramid scheme. It sells fitness, weight loss and muscle-building home-exercise DVDs. The companys best-known product is Tony Hortons P90X. Its television advertisements have become some ...

                                               

Ben & Jerrys

Ben and Jerry’is an American ice cream company. It sells different kinds of ice creams. It was founded in 1978 in Burlington, Vermont. In 2000, Ben and Jerrys was sold to Unilever, a British-Dutch company.

                                               

Goebel Brewing Company

The Goebel Brewing Company was a brewing company in Detroit, Michigan. It was started by August Goebel. It later expanded to produce Goebel Private Stock 22 in Muskegon, Michigan and Oakland, California. From 1950 to 1959, it outsold all other be ...

                                               

Quaker Oats Company

The Quaker Oats Company is an American food division business headquarted in Chicago. Quakers products include, oatmeal, cereal, and granola bars. Since 2001, Quaker Oats Company is owned by PepsiCo, Inc.

                                               

Schoeps Ice Cream

Schoeps Ice Cream was founded by E.J. Schoephoester in 1928. Schoephoester produced and sold the ice cream in his grocery store. By 1937 Schoeps Ice Cream had become well known locally and E. B. Schoephoester sold his company to Peter B. Thomsen, ...

                                               

Barilla Group

Barilla Group is a large Italian food company that makes pasta. They are the worlds leading pasta maker. Barilla also provides pasta products to restaurants worldwide. They are the leading seller of bakery products in Italy. By purchasing the Swe ...

                                               

Restaurant

A restaurant is a place where cooked food is sold to the public, and where people sit down to eat it. It is also a place where people go to enjoy the time and to eat a meal. Some restaurants are a chain, meaning that there are restaurants which h ...

                                               

Brasserie

Brasserie, in France and nowadays in Britain, means a type of French restaurant. It has a relaxed setting, and serves single dishes and other meals. The word brasserie is also French for "brewery". In the beginning, it was used for the place wher ...

                                               

Buddha Bar

Buddha Bar is a Parisian bar and restaurant. It is in Boissy-dAnglas street, in the 8th district of Paris, famous for its atmosphere. The franchise has expanded with similarly themed Buddha Bar venues in Prague, Kiev and London, among others. Oct ...

                                               

Buffet

A buffet is a serve-yourself food system. Food is placed in a public area where the diners choose what they want. Buffets are now usual in many hotels for breakfast, and sometimes for other meals. They are also common at social events, where peop ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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