All over the world are the last celebration before lent, which marks the end of winter and arrival of spring.
For almost a month across Europe and America passed numerous festivals. Culminated in the largest and most famous carnival held in the last weekend of the carnival in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro: 6 million and 900 thousand tourists filled the streets to see the fun parades and extravagant processions of the best Samba schools.
In today’s edition of photos from carnivals and various parades that took place the last few weeks around the world.
Carnivals is the costumed holidays associated with masked balls and colorful parades, folk festivals and theatrical performances. They are celebrated before lent. Visiting a real carnival, you can get a truly unforgettable experience. Brightness and expression of the carnival can be compared only Gypsy creative team. On a holiday to enjoy the Gypsy — it means to feel what it means Gypsy extravaganza of art. Surprise guests, to please friends, to forget about everything with sparkling Gypsy music — what else do you need on holiday?
The first carnivals appeared in Italy, and the first of them is the carnival in Venice.
However, the carnival in Venice would have been told separately.
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February 28, begins one of the most ambitious, elegant and fabulous festivals in the world — the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro.
Don’t have new photos, forcing eyes climb on a forehead from the beauty, we decided to recall how the Carnival in previous years. But at the same time — enjoy scenes of the most exciting holidays of the world that trigger the desire at least once in your life go on one of them.
The carnival in Rio de Janeiro
Carnival in Rio is one of the most anticipated festivals in the world. This is a crazy cocktail of colours, costumes, music, dancers.
In fact, the Carnival in Rio — the parade of the Samba schools, which is organized by the Ministry of tourism of the city, the League of Samba Schools and TV stations that broadcast the show.
Each school chooses a theme and prepares its moving platform, the costumes, the sets, the dancing, makes the presentation. At the end of the Carnival selects one school-the winner of which is awarded a cash prize. To study in this school is considered very prestigious.
Holi — festival of colors in India
Live music concert — the phenomenon itself is wonderful, makes hearts of thousands of people to beat synchronously in time with the music. Seemingly, nothing better than open-air festivals and multi-day festivals, outdoor music industry just cannot offer, and there it was! Scattered around the world original concert venues offer artists a unique natural, technological or architectural decorations of their performances and the audience — the atmosphere of a different reality. Here are 15 of the most unusual places on earth where regular music and exploding templates.
The floating stage of the Bregenz festival, Austria
Bregenz festival annually attracts tens of thousands of spectators from July to August were only one line-UPS, but also the magnificent scenery of the stage, equipped above the water surface.
SteelStacks on stellitano enterprise, PA
Permanent same scenery of this area are monumental metallurgical plant closed Bethlehem Steel company in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Metal from the stage SteelStacks, should be, sounds quite atmospheric.
The théâtre Antique d’orange in France
This amphitheater was named after the location in the French city of orange. The building, dated to the first century, UNESCO world heritage site.
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