If you still don’t have any plans how to spend the rest of the summer or you don’t know where to go and what to see in the upcoming peak season, will take advantage of our calendar of the most bustling and exciting festivals, carnivals and celebrations of the world. This will help you to answer the question: in what point of the earth should take a trip to see something completely unique?
Culinary night in Bacharach
Culinary delights are waiting for the participants of the famous Culinary night, which takes place in the German town of Bacharach annually at the end of August, and attracts foodies from all over the world. The festival offers a huge feast with the best German wines and national dishes from the finest chefs in Germany. Everywhere open the tent with all the food, live music, hosts dance shows. After dark is even more interesting – a Grand fireworks display over the waters of the Rhine. Go – you will not regret!
from 25 to 26 August
Beer festival Pilsner Beer Fest in the Czech Republic
Beer festival in the Czech town of Pilsen for over 160 years and is one of the largest beer festivals in the Czech Republic. According to the tradition, the festival guests offer best tasting Czech Beers, as well Continue reading
Soon everyone will Wake up from hibernation. Both nature and people. So – it’s time to pack your bags. We are waiting for the festival where you can happily welcome the spring.
Festival grapefruits in Cuba
March 1 begins the holiday celebrating the harvest of citrus. The festival will lasts for several days and nights. Everyone will be able to attend performances, taste interesting dishes from citrus fruits, drinks, salads, desserts. Present grapefruit the feast.
On the first day of spring is celebrated beer Day. There are no limits! Drink as much as fits. 75 years ago on this day cancelled the prohibition. And so it happened holiday. All places are open until morning. Students love drinking beer in pubs Reykjavik. The only pity is that the price of beer in Iceland is among the highest in the world.
March 2 will be held Cavalcade de Diekirch. This annual event. The entire Luxembourg will become one big stage for the holiday. Will be parades, concerts, contests, games and entertainment. Luxembourg carnival one of the most colorful. The costumes are made by hand. And the rain of popcorn and confetti caught in umbrellas.
Festival of cherry blossom in the U.S. capital
From March 20 to April 14, will be held in Washington Continue reading
The onset of the carnival is clearly felt in the air Rio deJaneiro. Wherever you looked, everywhere you can see the “carnival” smile, hear the rhythm of Samba and to feel the spirit of the event itself.
The first day of the Carnival began with the unusual spectacle for me. I witnessed on the subway on the way to Copacabana about six teenagers began to Bang on his surfboard and knock on the railroad tracks. However, this does not bother others, on the contrary, passengers awaiting the train began to stomp to the rhythm of kicking, passing “carnival” smile from one to the other, suddenly everything around him began to dance Samba. At the moment I really understood what a true Brazilian spirit of the holiday.
I asked: “What is a Carnival?” But the answers were very vague. So conducted their ceremony, not Greek, not Roman atheists. Later such balls were adopted from Italian culture around the second half of the nineteenth century and has gained the highest popularity in the 30-ies. This period is called the “Golden age”.
I was told that the Parade of Samba also has its origins in the 30-ies, however, only in 1984 he came to Rio de Janeiro, where traditionally it has been held in Sambodromo. Although it is not explained me such great importance that attaches to this action. Why all Brazil freezes Continue reading