People love the holidays. The people are different. Holidays too… In this article we will tell You about the most unusual festivals that exist on our wonderful planet.
Monkey Banquet in Thailand
According to ancient legend, the God Rama gave my friend the monkey king Hanuman land on which is located the city of Lopburi. The monkey king along with his army has won the war and protect their lands. Monkeys in Lopburi are a living legend and main attraction of the city, attracting many tourists from all over the world.
Every year on the last Sunday of November for the monkeys in this town arrange a luxury Banquet. Animal a huge table covered with fruits and vegetables. Thus, residents thank the monkeys for their exploits.
Tomato fight in Spain
La Batalla del Tomate — the annual tomato festival dedicated to the departing flight, which is held in the last week of August.
Like all holidays in Spain Tomato festival is held with music, dancing, fireworks and free refreshments. At the end of the celebration in the Central square tomato fight is held.
The square take out twenty-five-ton trucks, brim full of ripe tomatoes. Immediately place Continue reading
Summer offers there is an abundance of legendary festivals of music that allow neophytes and connoisseurs to enjoy lunch outdoors in scenic locations and listening to the best musical performances of the year.
International digest The Financialist made the announcement of the most exciting musical events of the summer of 2013: from jazz big bands to complex operas.
1. RAVINIA debuts, highland Park III, Chicago, USA
6 June – 15 September
This year at the festival on July 16 will be the Brooklin Ryder -a group of new York musicians who have attracted the attention of connoisseurs of music, embodying a new approach to the formation of a classical string Quartet.
2. Opera festival “the arena di Verona”, Verona, Italy
13 June – 7 September
The main event of the festival is the annual staging of “Aida” Giacomo Puccini in the ancient Roman amphitheater, which seats 30,000 spectators.
3. Music festival, Tanglewood, Lennox, Massachusetts, WITH SHA
June 21 – September 1
Despite the classical origins of the festival, the organizers do not stand apart from the modern Continue reading
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