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.
Traditional carnival Continue reading
This morning a friend asked me to find online greetings husband birthday and here on this site XXX” saw in the list of professional holidays such date as odious librarian day and day of the personnel, for some reason smile:), no offense to the valiant personnel managers and courageous librarians, but for some reason wanted to know what there is in the world of wacky holidays or other events. So here is what I found.:-D
1. The Celebration Of “Las Payas” (Valencia, Spain)
Fire festival is held from 14 to 19 March and attracts thousands of tourists. Every day, at exactly 14 hours begins the so-called “mascletá” – competition of pyrotechnics on the ground, and closer to the night fireworks are launched into the sky. The culmination of the holiday is La Cremá – burning specially prepared for this festival huge figures and stuffed.
2. The world Cup of “Mountain oysters” (the city of Throckmorton, USA)
Close to Texas in may championship “mountain oysters”… actually oysters here and “smell”. It’s just a slang name local cowboys referred to as bull testicles. First prize awaits Continue reading
Delicious festivals and celebrations food in Ukraine in autumn: tastings, master classes, entertainment and other points of interest
This post will focus on the theme of delicious festivals and celebrations in Ukraine in the autumn.
Food is not only food, but also an occasion to hold a festival, but also interesting and useful to spend time.
In my collection I will not talk in detail about each festival, as it is difficult to hold in one post.
I will simply outline the key moments – when and where will take place a couple of sentences about the festival, about the cost and the additional shares (if any 🙂 ).
If you still have interesting information about delicious autumn festivals in Ukraine, I will add it to this post.
Fair-festival “Hutsul brynza” in Rakhiv
When – September 5-6
Where is the city of Rakhiv, Transcarpathian region
At the festival you can taste and buy different varieties of cheese, get acquainted with the life and traditions of the Hutsul, and also have fun.
A festival of entertainment, music and a gourmet meal from Promenada Continue reading