attraction opened in Zakarpattia
On Oct. 26, the first stage of the Schönborn Park reconstruction
was unveiled in Voevodyno district, Zakarpattia Oblast. The every object there has
its own symbolic meaning. For instance, the entrance gate has 4 base spikes and
12 spikes symbolizing the number of seasons and months in a year respectively.
There are also two towers, Hungarian and Austrian, with the coats of arms and
flags of the both countries. The gate is guarded by men dressed in Austrian and
Hungarian clothes of the 19th century.
Moreover, visitors can see a bridge of four
Evangelists, St.John acting watermill, Elizabeth and Franz Josef springs, a garden
shaped as the Celtic druids calendar, massive crosses symbolizing the Old and
New Testaments; Turske island contoured as the Austro-Hungarian Empire in 1867,
a mini-museum ‘Turska Valley’ and many other interesting attractions.