Rollercoaster Round-up!

We visited a number of amusement parks in the early years of Google Sightseeing, but with improved imagery and competition amongst parks leading to the construction of many spectacular new attractions over the past few years, this seems like a great time to look at the world of roller coasters. We’ll visit the top few in each category of Wikipedia’s rankings – first up, Kingda Ka at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey. Open since 2005, Kingda Ka tops the steel roller coaster categories for tallest – at 139m (456ft) – and longest drop – at 127m…

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