The Pancake week in Russia: bright spring festival
  The ancient Slavic holiday of Maslenitsa is seven days of fun, sledding, competition and, of course, enjoying delicious pancakes. Scope and content it is often compared with the European…

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The 7 best circuses of the world
  The kick drums and the audience opened his mouth in surprise, a wave of rope and fragile girl falls down from the dome, and after landing, turns into a…

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carnival

Carnival in Trinidad and Tobago

 

The government of Trinidad and Tobago is known for its rich culture, one of the features which is considered to be the annual carnival. In the ranking of the best carnivals of the world, this island holiday takes the second place after the legendary Brazilian. Due to the diversity of races and cultures of the inhabitants of the Islands, carnival is not a national character and is assorted from different cultures.

1. The band “hearts” during his presentation, “I love Carnival” on the last day of the Carnival of Trinidad and Tobago in the Royal Park Savannah in Port-of-Spain. Picture: REUTERS/Andrea De Silva

2. American actress Tatyana Ali (left) poses with her sisters Anastasia and Kimberly during his presentation “Butterflies, Beasts and Bacchanal” on the last day of the carnival of Trinidad and Tobago in the Royal Park Savannah in Port of Spain. Picture: REUTERS/Andrea De Silva

3. Members of a carnival group Color Fuh So act during his presentation “Conquest” on the last day of the carnival of Trinidad and Tobago. Picture: REUTERS/Andrea De Silva

4. Cherry-Ann Patrice Valere, dressed in the costume of the Lady of the Day, from “the Greatest show on Earth” produces two birds in the finals of the senior Queens and kings of carnival. Picture: Continue reading

The “dirty” world holidays

 

To get dirty, to izmislitza, you’re on – each of these holidays can greatly expand your vocabulary on the part of a dirty pleasure, but at the same time and add adrenaline and lift your mood.

The highlight of the program . Over-ripe tomatoes

How many bottles of ketchup would make a tomato, miserably perished in 70 years of existence of the Spanish “Tomatina”, it is better not to count. The figure is astronomical. After all, every year in the famous tomato battle in buñol their “dying” of 100 tons! But the Spaniards appreciate the fun above vegetables. But it just “Tomatina” rife. Still, several thousand adults fall time childhood and to them – nothing. People fooling around, in its own way: throwing tomatoes, pour tomato soup or splashing around in a puddle of tomato puree. Beauty! The main thing is not too long and not to forget, what all this tomato madness conceived. And here’s why: for the hour that lasts “battle” should be “Pomidora” buñol so that the wipers work enough for two months, at least.

The highlight of the program . Color powder

If you believe the guidebooks, Holi in India is a celebration of spring and the rebirth of life. But if you believe your eyes, this is crazy. Anything else is just Continue reading

Festivals Kiev: the most incendiary and exciting events capital

 

Festivals in Kiev are an integral part of the cultural life of the country. These festive mass actions allow you to be aware of all the events lovers of music, theatre, circus and cinema. Besides, creativity is manifested in all that concerns the organization. So, a place for festivals can serve both indoors and “open air” Playground ” area, field, Park, etc.

The best film festivals in Kiev for fans of the movie

All the film festivals in Kiev accompanied by the showing of a film series that combines one or another theme. Often, the features of such events are the author of films and short films.

In the world of evaluation movie box office with rental — not the only indicator. The festivals allow you to assign awards to the best films of the year, to assess the professionalism of the production teams, as well as to convey to the audience modern trends in cinema.

According to official data, the most regular cinema event in Ukraine is the festival of “Youth”. Each fall within it demonstrate about 250 films from around the world. The main contenders are the first short and feature Continue reading