1. International balloon festival in Albuquerque, USA, from 5 to 13 October
For the first time this festival was held in 1972. Since then, the festival in Albuquerque became the most grandiose festival of balloons.
Annually as air rises about 750 of the most diverse in shape, size and color of balloons. The holiday lasts for 9 wonderful days. Competition among fancy balloons are replaced by competitions on simultaneous mass ascent of balloons.
2. The festival of Loy Krathong (Loykrathong Festival), Thailand, November
This festival is held annually in Thailand and parts of Laos and Burma. Literally, the name of the festival comes from the word “floating” (Loy) and “boat leaves from” (krathong).
Loy Krathong – full moon day in November – festival of water and light. This day allowed all boats in the water-krathongs with flowers and candles, and in the sky launch sky lanterns.
3. The carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February
Carnival in Rio is the largest and most famous mass party in the world. Legendary spirit demonstrate the best Samba dancers. In fact, the festival is the parade Continue reading
In a year there are only two holidays that should be mentioned in the circle of his relatives and friends. One such activity is own birthday, and others – the birth of Christ.
In different countries this holiday is celebrated in different ways. Someone is going to him for several weeks, and some people even prefer to ignore it. In order to know how to celebrate Christmas in the UK, it is necessary only to turn to the true Englishman, who does not change their traditions and each year attracts friends and relatives at a beautifully set table.
Let us consider how to celebrate Christmas in the UK, and what needs to be done to have fun.
A few weeks before cherished date all the Kingdom of England was transformed beyond recognition. Houses are decorated with garlands, trees – tinsel and rains, shop Windows begin to Shine bright packaging gifts and figurines in the form of angels and Father Christmas, on the doors of private houses hung bright Christmas wreaths in the Windows and one can see lush spruce, decorated with huge colorful glass balls and gold bows.
Before the onset of the holiday people put on long Continue reading
Holidays in different countries.
Cuba – festival of Cuban cigars.
The festival can rightly be called an international celebration, the celebration brings together representatives from 60 countries. It is approximately 600 tobacco manufacturers, collectors and Amateurs to smoke good cigars.
After all, the Havana cigar is a 100% natural product. She has a wildly popular and her fans are willing to pay dearly to experience the exquisite pleasure. Famous Winston Churchill never parted with aromatic Cuban cigar. Trying times, he smoked during his life about 300 thousand pieces. He often jokingly said, “I make war on those who would dare me to take a cigar”.
Cuban cigars appeared many centuries ago, in the days of Christopher Columbus. Thanks to the fertile Cuban land, the warm and bright sun, the favourable climate and the special ability to produce cigars – they are the best and the most expensive in the world. They have incorporated a special range of taste which they were presented with this beautiful exotic country. Tradition not only of Cuba, but also in many countries of the world became an afternoon cigar, which gladly smoke with a good glass of white wine or brandy.
The programme is very diverse. First of all, Continue reading