September in Cyprus is the period of harvest. But it is time to “harvest” festivals. If you arrive on the island in September, be sure to take part in one of the many fun-filled activities . you can celebrate with the inhabitants of the island. After all Cypriots, like no other, able to enjoy life, despite all the crises and hardships.
The wine festival in Limassol
The most famous wine festival 2014 takes place from 28 August to 7 September. During this period, every evening, starting at 7 o’clock, at the Municipal Park of Limassol festive events dedicated to winemaking. Large winemakers bring their products for tasting . and festival guests have the opportunity not only to participate in the traditional pressure of the grapes with their feet, but also to listen to songs, watch performances of creative collectives of Cyprus and to try the best wines in Cyprus.
Entrance to the festival costs € 6 per adult, including a bottle of wine. Around the city also hosts events during the festival. For example, this year on Saturday ( 30 August) will be a parade of vintage cars .
From Nicosia . Larnaca and Paphos in the period of the festival is to deliver guests to Limassol. However, if you want to try the most interesting Continue reading
Every year thousands of people gather to take part and look at really unusual festivals. The roots of many of these celebrations have deep roots embedded in the old days, but some still young. Although all the festivals are completely different, one thing they have in common: the singularity.
On the last Wednesday of August in the Spanish town of buñol going 9000 local and 20000-40000 visitors to throw at each other with tomatoes in honor of the virgin Mary and St. Louis Bertrand, the patron Saint of the city. This tradition has existed since 1940 gg, although under the rule of Franco was suspended. According to the rules of the festival begins only after someone climb up on a wooden pole with a height of 2 floors, pre-lubricated with soap. At the top of the post daredevil expects pork ham (jamon). Then begins firing on the participants from their water cannons, and on the streets emit 100 tons of tomatoes. Women dressed in white, and the men no shirt. After the battle, the walls of the surrounding houses become red and tomato goo on the pavement reaches the ankles.
Cheese festival takes place every may in Glocestershire, UK. During the festival, with a steep descent down the hill head Continue reading
The festival is held for 9 years. In 2012 it is a reconstruction of one of the battles for the liberation of Kiev in November 1943. In the “battle” will bring together more than 800 representatives of the military-historical clubs of many countries, will involve a large number of heavy weapons, armored vehicles, artillery, aviation and cavalry.
How to get there. On his car: take the Ring in the direction of Obukhov. To reach Odessa area. Then, downstairs, turn right on the street Chervonopraporna. Next, drive to the bottom and turn right.
Public transport: bus 567 — metro station “Vydubychi” — the car market “Chapayevka”, 569 — metro station “Lybidska” — Automarket “Chapayevka”, bus No. 27 to the metro station “Lybidska” — Pirogovo.
At the ball are from 250 to 350 varieties of chrysanthemums all blooming periods. Upon completion select “prom Queen” — the most beautiful from the point of view of the guests of the exhibition the variety of these colors. By the end of October already bloomed over 100 varieties. Begin bloom large-flowered Continue reading