The Most unusual festivals of the world
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…

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Holidays of the peoples of the world
  Today's carnivals-the favorite holidays of many Nations, living in different countries and on different continents. It came from the Latin word "carrus navalis", which means "amusing chariot", that is,…

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What to see in Lviv – Festivals and holidays in Lviv

 

Lviv is known as the cultural capital of Ukraine. Lviv was selected for numerous international festivals, and celebrations of local importance. These days thousands of tourists come to Lviv to enjoy an unforgettable festive atmosphere. Festivals in Lviv are at all times of the year!

Official city holidays are considered to be the city Day and flag Day. The city day is usually celebrated in September or may. For the conditional date of the founding of Lviv adopted 1256 year. Flag day is celebrated here on 3 April – on this day in 1990 at the town Hall was raised the flag of Ukraine.

International theatre festival «Golden lion” held in Lviv at the beginning of October . The venue serve the theatres of the city but also the Central part of the city. Since 1992, it has already been attended by over 25 thousand actors from different countries of the world. Cheese and wine is also celebrated in early October . The festival venue: Museum of folk architecture and life “convection” and the Market square. “the Festival of cheese and wine– – this is a great opportunity not only to taste wine and cheese, but also to learn about the culture of cheese making and wine in Lviv, visit the fair and concerts of folk groups. Festival of ancient 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

Script birthday “Avatar” or welcome to the planet Pandora!

 

Invitations. Because the people of Navi from the movie Avatar very intimate relationship with nature, it is appropriate to make an invitation to a birthday in the form of a huge exotic leaves, or in the form of photos of the heroes of the movie Avatar. Or this way: Avatar template birthday – photo # 4.

Body art. Without it you can not do. Invite the children to paint each other. If you have the opportunity – buy special paints for body art and decoration that you can put on your skin. If this is not possible – invite the children watercolor – they can be easily washed away. Or – you can make a mask using paper mache and paint them blue. (The mask need to do in advance, before the holiday).

Decorations for the holiday Avatar. Decorate the house (room) thickets of the jungle – the trunks of the trees can be made from cardboard and painted in brown color, the leaves are cut out of thick green paper or corrugated paper. And vines can be made from a clothesline, having dipped it in green paint. For making fantastic colors also suitable Continue reading