A typical feature of the Cologne carnival is a political satire. Goes to everyone: Obama, Berlusconi and, of course, Putin.
In Cologne severely kidding about the policies that are to nice invite gays to Las Palmas all the same “bury” sardine, and in Venice and Rio de Janeiro once again preparing for large-scale festivities. What is the carnival of the world you visit in February?
Where: Rio dejaneiro, Brazil
When: March 5-8
Features: Samba, Afro-American music, free condoms
The feast of Eros and generous Orgy – one of the Central events of world entertainment. The world famous parade in the Sambodrome includes a huge platform installations with the participation of dancers, figures from papier-mache, drum music. Like Venice, to Carnaval in Rio is loved by celebrities – last year Madonna partied in the company of a younger boyfriend Jesus Luz (then she came to Brazil to meet his mother) and Eugene Gudz, and Gerard Butler. Despite the alarming reports that in Samba city is lit carnival props, the authorities in Rio confirm – the carnival will be held on their own.
Where: Venice, Italy
When: 26 February-8 March
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Farewell to winter and the arrival of spring was celebrated and celebrated in many countries. Over time, these holidays have become to rethink and to coincide with Lent. Each country has its own flavor and its own traditions. In Russia Maslenitsa or cheese Week. Mainly in Catholic countries is the carnival.
Carnival, if translated from Latin means “goodbye to meat”, or car from val –”ship of fools”. This is a bright large processions. With the participation of clowns, with traditional theatrical interludes and treats all comers. The carnival took place in the cities of Western Europe from the 9th century. At first carnival was the second part of the holiday, then, as the first was connected with Church regulations, but subsequently, from about the 18th century began to prevail folk still fun and the Carnival was just bright folk holiday, full of flowers and foods. The main Manager in theatrical processions – the jester.
Carnivals appeared initially in Italy, then they began to be celebrated in France and then in Germany. Carnivals in different countries have their own names. For example – Mardi Gras, which means in translation of the French “Fat Tuesday”. Is celebrated before the Catholic lent in countries such as France, Czech Republic, Continue reading
At least once a month during your holiday you can think of and organize your special family holiday . Like this that’s not in the calendar. You’ll see — in the child’s eyes will sparkle joy! Each of us has the weekend. But why we should devote their cleaning the apartment, cooking or washing? Let’s at least once a month for a unique family holiday . which will bring joy to the children (because they are so lacking parental attention!), to develop creative abilities of children, and to unite and strengthen the family. We are always busy, we are always in a hurry. But to see the joy in the eyes of a child is worth a lot. And though the idea of an unusual family holidays will require extra costs, in particular costs of our imagination and time. soon it will be clear how this is entertaining and interesting.
So, let’s begin. First a few tips, and then about the holidays.
Unusual holidays for kids – tips:
1. Depending on the age of the child needs to decide if he should know about the upcoming holiday. He may even be able to help in the preparation of the celebration will be even more valuable in his eyes.
2. If the child is school age, you can give him a task to draw a calendar for the upcoming month (and as always, at the end of the month Continue reading