Carnival season in Europe, North America and Latin America is in full swing. Carnivals usually start about a month before lent and praise the arrival of spring.
The woman in the costume of a character from the movie “Avatar” involved the carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 1, 2014.
Men in suits Luzon devils posing at the carnival in the village of Luzon, Spain, March 1, 2014.
Participant in the parade in honor of the Uruguayan carnival in Montevideo, January 25, 2014. The carnival was attended by not less than 70 thousand people.
Samba school “Vila Isabel” performs at the Sambadrome during carnival in Rio de Janeiro, March 4, 2014.
A representative of the school of Samba “Academicos do Grande Rio” performs at the Sambadrome during carnival in Rio de Janeiro, March 2, 2014.
A spokeswoman for the Samba school “Vila Isabel” performs at the Sambadrome during carnival in Rio de Janeiro, March 4, 2014.
A spokeswoman for the Samba school “Uni o da Ilha do Governador” performs at the Sambadrome during carnival in Rio de Janeiro, March 3, 2014.
Artist perform during the carnival in Barranquilla, Colombia, March 3, 2014. In 2003, the carnival in Barranquilla Continue reading
Here for over 400 years in England, November 5 is celebrated guy Fawkes Night. The history of this holiday is connected with the disclosure of the conspiracy of the Catholics who wanted to blow up the houses of Parliament, in that day when he had to visit king James I.
On this day, ceremonial dinners, invited guests, and the culmination of the festival are the burning of effigies of guy Fawkes, one of the participants in the conspiracy, burning all night bonfires and fireworks.
6-14 November, Nevers; 6-20 November, Strasbourg, France
The most famous French jazz festivals will be held in November in Strasbourg and Nevers. On neverson festival, which will take place in the 23rd time, you should expect several daily concerts with participation of world stars of jazz. The Strasbourg festival Jazz d’or a year older festival in Nevers. Its main feature is that it involved a renowned international team of jazz musicians.
5-15 November, Luzern, Switzerland
In Lucerne, Switzerland in early November will be held the 15th international Blues festival, which will be attended by prominent jazz and Blues musicians Continue reading
Orchestra, the beautiful Queen’s speech, ornate design, market stalls and delicious, spicy street food is only a small part of the Thai celebration of the flower festival in Chiang Mai.
The festival of flowers.
Disagreements and differences divide people into groups and factions of various kinds on the basis of ideology, race, language, politics, language, culture, skin colour and religion. But, there are things over which people in all the Earth do not experience any differences. For example, there is no disagreement about the importance of the sun for life on Earth, or aesthetic value of flowers – beauty, which indicates a universal truth.
Flower festival in Ciag May.
Equally important and often overlooked is the attractiveness, natural beauty, which has a city — particularly in the area of his flower of life.
The location of the town allows you to enjoy a wide variety of plant species. Apart from the fact that the tropical climate is perfect for these flowers, like orchids, highlands and cool winters – ideal conditions for cold weather flowers such as carnations. Although most diverse floral beauty hides in nature, more impressive emphasis is created on the festival of colors.
The legend holiday in Chiang Mai.
For many years, Chiang Mai has become more widely known for their excellent massive floral beauty. According Continue reading