Wonderful holidays

Fasnacht in Basel, or carnival in Switzerland
  The end of February and beginning of March – a time of carnivals in Switzerland. The best-known – the carnival in Lucerne and Basel. Unfortunately, this year at the…

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November: the most interesting festivals in Europe
  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…

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Weekend with children: family festival

 

May 24 14:00 to 20:00 in the Alley of Cosmonauts, ENEA family will be held the festival “Bright people”. Carnival costume parade, premiere performances, thematic workshops, colorful art objects and much more awaits you at the festival. In the Central area in front of the monument to Tsiolkovsky held more than 20 workshops. Children and parents will be able to learn the basics of robotics, paper-plastics, the practice of making ceramic products, learn how to create origami, masks and hats for the carnival, dolls and gift cards, to weave beads from felt and more. Here will be located and large-scale dance Studio. Address ENEA: Prospect Mira 119, metro: VDNKH.

May 24 at 10:30 in the Park “Krasnaya Presnya” for children from 2 to 14 years starts first outdoor children’s marathon “Run and scream”. The marathon will be participating charities donate Life and the Jackdaw and the children in your care these funds. The property will be placed boxes to collect funds for the projects funds. The marathon will be divided into three races: children 2 to 5 years, run 300 meters, children from 5 to 8 years – 1000 meters, and children from 8 to 14 years – 3000 meters. To will be awarded to all age separately, that is the best six-year-old will receive his own reward, and the best seven years. In addition to the marathon, Continue reading

Unique gifts for New year

 

New year for the Slavic soul is the most cherished holiday. Since childhood, we are waiting for this holiday, expect a long-awaited gifts and hope that Santa Claus will not let you down. New year holiday has become the most loved and anticipated event. Nothing disturbs the heart, as the thought of a festive new year’s buffet with champagne, watching Christmas shows and presents under the tree.

Hedgehog long Christmas and St. Nicholas Day gave way to palm in the national rating of the love of New year holidays. Most consider Christmas as an opportunity to relax a bit and to recover after the New year. This happens for many years, and 2014 will be no exception.

The most valuable and unique gifts are selected and presented on the favorite holidays. Turns out that in search of gifts for the new year we are spending most of their time in December.

Most likely the new year has become so a favorite holiday for us because it offers hope that with the new year, life will become better and easier. We are all looking forward to 2014 and waiting for the gifts it brings.

2014 year in Oriental calendar

According to the Eastern calendar year 2014 will be the year of the blue wooden horse. And more the holiday we usually excite all kinds of horoscopes and metaphysical science. Even if you are not serious Continue reading

Carnivals and festivals

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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Wacky holidays

 

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

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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

The Most beautiful holidays of the world

 

12 fabulous festivals, visit one of which means to live a life not in vain.

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

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Flower Festival in Thailand
  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…

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Spring Events in Lviv. March, April, may
  You will get acquainted with the most interesting of the Lviv coffee houses and pastry shops, visit the famous chocolate Shop, and, of course, stroll through the medieval streets…

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