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
How to relax to be overloaded psychologically and physically healthier?
Summer is vacation time. We are looking forward to the arrival of warm summer days, dreaming of new experiences and hope that in this time of the year are finally able to have a good rest. And not only the holidays but also during summer weekends have to “stay” pastime. Most people believe it is that time of the year most suitable for relaxation.
Why summer is the best time to relax?
Friendliness of staff and at any time of the year. But most of us prefer to relax more in the summer. It was at this time of year we are most attuned to the rest because:
The air temperature is high enough . A comfortable temperature for our body 22-26 °C. Summer temperatures are often close to these figures. And this “likes” to our body, because he doesn’t need to waste energy on heating. And we don’t need to put on a hundred clothing items.
Long daylight hours . The longer daylight hours, the more time for leisure.
You can swim. At this time of year, the water is heated to a comfortable temperature, and we can swim in the sea, rivers and lakes, getting from this process a lot of fun.
You can sunbathe. Many of us love Continue reading
This fall, the international festival of “Jazz” extremely will expand and will become of dance and music and will be held in St. Petersburg from 5 October to 9 November at several sites: opens at the Music Hall, will continue in the BackStage, will close in the “Aurora” and ends with a Galaconcert in the “GlavClub”.
Solemn opening of festival will take place on 12 October at 17.00 in the Great hall ’s Music Hall”. Here will make you favorite Danes Jordans Drive “Bouncing Swingers” from Denmark, arrange almost acrobatic show at their concerts. They return to the audience “roots”, to this rock-n-roll of the 50-ies, time hipsters and large vehicles. After resounding success on “the Jazz – 2011″, the team is coming again to turn the festival into a real dance floor. During the speech, neither the musicians nor the audience are – in the midst of the concert the musicians ’s go to the people”, together with the audience to start dancing to their own music. Also, in the framework of “Jazz” to come visit us Moscow festival ’s Swing Boom” in part: “Dudes” (ex-“Mister Continue reading