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
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
If someone comes up with the idea to make a list and list all the unusual holidays of the world, it’s incredibly long! But to make it will be very interesting. Because people are able to come up with the most unexpected occasions, to have fun and have fun!
To begin with, what awaits us in November. At this time is to go to Thailand already only then to get on the monkey Banquet . held every year in the province of lop Buri.
Usually on the last Sunday of November, the locals put on a great buffet for monkeys at the Buddhist temple of PRA Prang Sam Yot. Long (10 meters) tables or separate round tables covered with red cloth, and a special order is placed monkeys favorite food: fruits, vegetables, and even grilled sausages.
But because a person does not know what the rules of etiquette, the spectacle of feasting at the Banquet becomes incredibly funny. After a short time, beautifully Packed dishes suddenly swept from the table, and all the beauty turns into an indescribable mess.
Macaques in Thailand feel about like squirrels in our parks. Moreover, they can also have fun – to pull a woman’s skirt, rip the decoration, to steal her purse. So many of them in the forests, to the feast come several hundred primates. Continue reading