People who are used to their culture, holidays of other Nations seem to be amazing, and often strange. To understand the traditions of other people you just have to try not to limit yourself to just their culture.
However, a series of events and competitions, typical of those or other Nations, is truly amazing and unusual, which will be discussed below.
It is worth considering that many of the competition so unusual and fun that they resemble more festivities, because the victories are not as important, participants are much more fun to relax and just talk.
International pirate day. This holiday, though born in the US, has spread thanks to the Internet worldwide. Now every year on 19 September can be found in different parts of the world people in bandanas and blindfolds in that unusual pirate speak the language, interspersing the words of the familiar “piastres”, “a thousand devils”.
World Cup mugs. And once again, a celebration invented by the English, and it shall be held in the town of Egremont. Some data suggest that competition has arisen in the distant 1297, held here at the crab fair. The celebration continues in our days, becoming an international and annual passes in September. Legendary Champions is a Peter Jackson, who for the sake of owning the title “the most horrible mug” pulled out all her teeth – it gave Continue reading
August 25 in “Yakut mountains”, a festival dedicated to the Delicious birthday Blog. We finally gathered together all the photos, and that means it is time for a detailed photo of the last event. Under the cut is a lot of photos.
For journalists, the festival began half an hour before the start of the main program with a press conference.
Participants from left to right: Michael Gregorchik, Tasha, Lopatenko, your obedient servant, (aka Tatiana Nazaruk), Gabriel Zanardelli and Liubou Kavaliova.
Closer to 13.00 began to arrive EN masse guests. Many were in their cars, more people came in specially organized bus routes. There were MANY visitors – all day festival was attended by about 3.5 thousand people.
At this time it began to rain, but well-meaning visitors, fortunately, not confused.
On the main floor throughout the day there were master-classes in carving from the leading expert in this area – the sorceress Janna Dyatlov.
On the carving site was a real full house.
It was possible not only to see how Jeanne creates his masterpieces, but also to learn the art of carving. What a lot of people and made it Difficult even to count the number of oranges, mandrino, apples and other fruit carved into flowers, baskets and other edible Continue reading
In addition to the festivals, which are celebrated worldwide, there are some that are celebrated in only one place, in the bottom of the city, in one country. And, of course, many travelers are eager to get to them, because to see all this splendor can only be found here and nowhere else! offers you to go for the brightest and grandest festivals in the world and see them with my own eyes (to start even with the screen).
The carnival in Rio de Janeiro
The carnival in Rio de Janeiro, perhaps the most famous carnival in the world. It is held only once a year, in February or early March. Calculation date depends on Easter. The carnival in Rio necessarily begins Thursday, exactly 40 days before Easter, lasts 4 days and 4 nights and ends on the last day before lent.
So, in 2013, the carnival was held February 9-12
In 2014, the year the carnival falls on March 1-4
In 2015 February 14-17
In 2016 — February 6-9
In 2017, 25-28 February
In 2018 — February 10-13
In the Brazilian carnival is passionate and fiery Samba. The best Samba schools from all over Brazil show these days his skills. All the action takes place on moving platforms, which adorns each school in accordance with the selected theme. They pass by enthusiastic Continue reading