Was recently compiled a list of unusual events, anniversaries and holidays.
12 of the strangest events in the world:
1. The festival ’s 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 ’s Mountain oysters” (the city of Throckmorton, USA )
Close to Texas in may championship ’s mountain oysters”… In fact oysters here and “smell”. It’s just a slang name local cowboys referred to as bull testicles. First prize awaits the one who is best going to fry them. Judges will evaluate everything: the appearance of the cooked food as it is served, the aroma and taste. According to these criteria and selects the winner.
3. Bega cheese rolling (of Coopers hill, UK)
In a beautiful small town, located near Gloucester, on the last Monday of may races are held with a rolling cheese. According to the rules of the competition round head cheese starts down the slope, Continue reading
Travel to Ukraine is always nice to combine with visits to interesting events – musical, gastronomic theme, which are held all year round in different parts of the country. But the largest number of entertaining events, it is the fall. Current, already come into its own is no exception: over the next three months in different Ukrainian cities will host a number of interesting festivals. We offer you the top five, which if possible should visit this fall.
When. from 12 to 15 September, Where. the village of Koktebel. Crimea
Koktebel Jazz Festival – the largest in Ukraine jazz open air festival, which has gained the status of one of the most iconic and anticipated music events in the country. In early autumn it is already the 11th time will be held in the picturesque resort of Koktebel. located at the foot of Karadag mountains on the Black sea.
Within three days the festival will host dozens of concerts on three different stages. The main stage – NuJazz Stage will be set up on the waterfront, on the beach Junge. Voloshin stage, created for connoisseurs of modern jazz and improvised music, will be located in the garden House-Museum of Voloshin. Daily stage Open Stage, which was addressed by both 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