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
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,
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 already wrote that Hanami — admiring the cherry blossoms and plum is one of the favorite holidays-festivals of the Japanese. And let say that the Japanese did not only admire the cherry blossoms, but resting under the shade of indescribable beauty love to drink a bottle of sake, nothing wrong there. Who doesn’t like to combine camping with reasonable tasting delicious drinks.
Sakura only blooms for a short time, but if we consider this process throughout Japan, the cherry blossom period is from January until may. The first cherry blossoms in Okinawa and completes its March spring on the cold island of Hokkaido. The calendar is published annually, is the forecast of cherry blossom throughout Japan, map of the most beautiful places and the locals, and guests during this period, the most actively visit Japan, subject to this calendar are you going to celebrate this wonderful holiday of nature. Hanami is celebrated and as a corporate event, family vacation and how the vacation with close friends.
The most popular and beautiful places of cherry blossom is the following places (in this article we will discuss only a part of the parks of Tokyo):
Tokyo — Shinjuku Gaughan — this is one of the largest and most popular parks in Tokyo, located Continue reading
Don’t you just love the fall season, the grapes ripe for harvest, beer is at the forefront with the Oktoberfest and all is right with the world. This is the perfect time of the year, with temperatures easing, the leaves are turning and the fruits of the early harvest in the fall go on our plates.
So pack your weekend bag or backpack, grab your folding chairs and are planning a trip to Maryland’s Eastern Shore in Pembleton historical Park in Salisbury, Maryland home to Good Beer Festival. Saturday, 12 October and Sunday 13 October, or autumn wine Festival. Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, 20 October or stay a week and then another. (Check the slideshow)
Good beer FESTIVAL – Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13
Good beer festival is brought to you by Tall Tales Brewery first on tap offering festival goers unlimited tastings from over 125 different American Craft Brews (wines don’t need tickets). Local beer garden offers the chance to experience a taste of eight East coast Breweries including Tall Tales, Evolution Craft Brewery, the Third wave, Burley Oak, 16 Mile, Dogfish Head, Fin City Brewing and Shorebilly.
New Firkin garden allows tasters the opportunity to try a unique, one-of-a-kind Continue reading