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Brazilian carnivals

Brazilian carnival is not just a holiday, it has become a brand known all over the world. Carnival in Venice is much older and its traditions go back centuries, but whoever you ask – most of the word “carnival” is associated with the carnival in Rio de Janeiro. although it is organized in other cities of Brazil, and in the neighbouring countries too. Just Brazilian carnivals once more promoted, and especially in Rio. In carnival invested an impressive amount of money: it is the placement of multiple cameras on a special cranes and helicopters hovering over the sambadrome, where the main action. Picture, broadcast on Brazilian TV, a very colorful and impressive, and many channels of other countries broadcast cuts of carnival in Rio during their news broadcasts. And Brazilian carnival is this: the sight is impressive.

Carnival in Rio has been in court for weeks and at this time the city stops working, closed everything, except for discos, clubs and other entertainment venues. Flights to Rio from Europe and USA sold out instantly, and the prices in hotels are doubled if not tripled. No seats available, begins the celebration of life, a true Orgy. The main events take place in the sambódromo. It is a road length of about one kilometer and a width of thirty meters. One side of the sambadrome busy lodges, three-tiered bunk or how much they cost, I don’t know, but I suspect Continue reading

Festivals and holidays Nizhny Novgorod region

Residents of Nizhny Novgorod and area residents honor the old traditions and take great pleasure in creating new ones. Because of this we have many celebrations and festivals that the whole year marching in all districts of the region.

In the course of festive events organized theatrical performances, concerts and exhibitions, and sometimes organized mass rides in Nizhny Novgorod and the region (we love them) or competition in an old Russian traditional games.

The festival ’s Golden Khokhloma”

Place . the town of Semenov

Date: third weekend of June

Every year in early summer at seed city that was the birthplace of Golden Khokhloma, a festival of the same name. Here in various forms is presented all sorts of folk and craft art .

Thanks to this festival, Semenov received the status of “the Capital of arts and crafts”. The festival takes place from the noise and bright colors, to watch and participate here come the guests not only from Russia but also from abroad.

In the midst of the holiday’s Central square is transformed into a diverse crowd of artists and tourists in the center of which is located the stage for performances.

Speaking of the stage. On her show as local performers and well-known Continue reading

The brightest and Most colorful carnivals in Europe

Fifth season – this is the period of carnival, which takes place in February in Europe.

One after the other carnival processions reach Europe, and You should definitely participate in these humorous and vivid celebrations! Have the Europeans one important tradition . which they abide until now – before the beginning of lent must be good to have some fun!

The festivities are prepared carefully and take a lot of time, sometimes training takes half a year and no wonder, because it is necessary to prepare a theatrical performance, to sew every costume party and, in the end, to choose the king and Queen! Let’s find out what we have prepared fun Europeans this year?

Italy, Venice

11-23 February

The carnival of Venice in February is already a classic. The city on water is one of the first in the world to celebrate carnival. And this year is no exception. This year you can become a witness of how the whole city turns into one big theatrical Playground, where you can observe the street theatre and costumed procession, to attend a ball and watch concerts.

If You want to stay high class, it is recommended to go to Palazzo Pisani Continue reading

Carnivals in Italy
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Unusual festivals in February
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