Sandcastles that will amaze your imagination
• Castles made of sand that will amaze your imagination
If you just lie on the beach you do not like, and the children are asked to play with them, it is ideal to demonstrate their abilities - is to mold a sand castle. Shovel, a bucket, some water and sand - and you've already built a house!
See a selection of the most interesting and unusual castles to beaches all over the world, which we have prepared for you, and be inspired!
The tallest. October 29, 2013 Ed Jarrett (Ed Jarrett) was the fourth time in the Guinness Book of Records for the highest sand castle. Sculpture more than 11 meters high, was built on the beach in Point Pleasant (West Virginia, United States).
The most fabulous. Castle with the characters of fairy tales - Humpty Dumpty, gingerbread man, and the other - on the beach in Australia.
is the smallest. With an optical instrument XIX century called camera lucida (camera lucida) artist Vic Muniz (Vik Muniz) engraved intricate locks on individual grits.
For tourists. This castle hotel also offers parking for guests!
The most concise. Quite simple in terms of geometry, this lock is interesting that it is made of ordinary sand and without using special tools.
The most sublime. In these forms definitely has a profound meaning!
With a Spanish flavor. Castle on the beach of Valencia, Spain.
The most impressive. This castle was built on a sand sculpture festival in Belgium, where 40 artisans from all over the world have used more than 10 tons of sand to create a range of sand Town.
Palace Ladies worms, Belgium.
And the other incredible sculptures Belgian festival.
The most elegant. Royal Palace and park, Netherlands.
The most mysterious. Castle showing Atlantis.
In the fairy tale "The Turnip", Bulgaria.
Sleeping Beauty Castle. Notice Maleficent at its foot.
Castle with illumination.
The Princess and her castle.
Castle with hundreds of roofs.
Castle with arches.
The castle in the forest.
The most protected. Since 1989, in Harrison Hot Springs (Canada, BC) held the world championship of sand sculptures, also known as Harrisand. The competition includes single, dual and team categories. The castle guarded by a dragon, virtuosos Walter Macdonald (Walter McDonald) and William Lloyd (William Lloyd) was created at the contest in British Columbia in 2008.
The Praying Monk. A sculpture created by the same artists for Sandfest Competition Competition in Port Arkansas, Texas.
Mechanical Mind, Washington, USA.
The most friendly. Winnie Pooh Castle and his friends.
The castle on the rock. You also impressed waterfalls?
Castle on a mountain cliff. This castle with a circular road was built for the competition in Portugal.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque.
Castle of brick. New Jersey, USA. It was built very patient man!
Largest. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Another example of the wonderful arches and a Brazilian beach.
On the way to Oz.
The Simpsons Family, Portugal.
Urban Castle. Sand castle on one of the streets of New York. By the way, besides the pleasure, on the construction of the locks can make good money: a professional "architect" of such facilities Matt Long earn up to 70 thousand dollars for their magnificent creations.
But beware of the evil dragons!