The Best summer festivals in Europe
  Summer: strawberries, sun loungers, wasps - and a Grand gathering of the world famous rock bands in the open air. Yes, European summer can only mean one thing -…

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Best spring carnivals of the world
  The world's best carnivals, which is a great way to have fun before lent by readers of the Guardian. 1. In the first place: Mas Dominik, Roseau, Dominica. This…

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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

Best spring carnivals of the world

 

The world’s best carnivals, which is a great way to have fun before lent by readers of the Guardian.

1. In the first place: Mas Dominik, Roseau, Dominica. This traditional carnival takes place on the eve of Great lent and is characterized by a friendly and non-commercial atmosphere. The holiday is a blend of African masquerade and traditional French carnival. On the first day of the carnival people dress up in costumes or just in pajamas and go outside while banging pots and pans. The atmosphere is so fun and addictive that simple viewer to be no one.

The festival takes place 1-8 March

2. France

Nice carnival takes place in the middle of February, but at this time there you can ride along the waterfront on an open-top car and enjoy the many yachts. The main events of the festival are held at Place Masséna.

The festival usually takes place from 18 February to 8 March,

3. Spain

Carnival in Cadiz (South of Spain, Andalusia) is the oldest carnival in the world. The holiday dates back to local customs: carnival arranged, when the long voyage returned sailors with gifts and new clothes, which was dressed and walking around the city. Still during carnival wearing Continue reading

I went to the festival of German cars “Volkswagen Audi Festival”

 

There is a category of drivers – Wagawaga. They don’t just go on the German cars of concern VAG (Volkswagen AG), they just love them things from their wards and are not ready to give it up for something else if it’s not another car from VAG.

First of all belong to VAG the car brand – Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda, Seat. There is, of course, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Porsche, but still these units belong to a slightly different category and are not “people”.

All the VAG group is all well-known automobile giant Volkswagen. The cars of this brand has gained immense popularity and have become legendary, gathering around him the whole brotherhood of Vagovagal. For them in the Park Yakhroma in the Moscow region hosted the ninth annual festival “Volkswagen Audi Festival 2015”, which was visited me.

This year the festival gathered more than a thousand cars of concern VAG. It all started with 150 cars already in relatively distant 2007. And every year the number of participants increased. This time we waited for a huge area for cars, various competitions from the organizers, drawing of an exclusive rear-wheel-drive VW Passat B3, stands companies offering chip tuning of car on the spot, tuning accessories, tents official VW dealers, fotobudka, Continue reading