Pagan holidays in July
Deliver me from the predatory hands and from foreign peoples power. Their speech is full of vanity, scourge. Hand them leads us bow! — these words still Lomonosov, more relevant…

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The Most original festivals September
  The font size of Different parts of our country never cease to amaze unique holidays and incredibly interesting events. September is one of the best months to visit them.…

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The Most unusual cities in the world

 

Source translation for mixstuff – Xenia Gusakova

I assume that you live in an unusual city? Looking at our selection, you will most likely dramatically change your point of view.

Setenil de Las Bodegas, Cadiz, Spain

Starts our list of the most common of unusual cities, Setenil de Las Bodegas, which according to historians was developed from Moorish town near the river Rio the Trejo. This cute Patriarchal town is unique in that half-embedded in the cliff-side and half is on its top. Despite its small size, it attracts quite a large number of tourists, and specializes in the cultivation of various Mediterranean crops.

Roswell, new Mexico, USA

A small town in the state of new Mexico, also sometimes called “city of the UFO”. Local residents claim that unidentified flying objects are landing here since the forties, moreover, the city seems to be built around this phenomenon.

SIEVE. Innovative Ghost town, new Mexico, USA

This town was established as a pilot test site of the Center for innovation, testing and evaluation (Center for Innovation, Testing and Evaluation). There are no residents, the city’s infrastructure is only used to check security systems, innovations in water supply and other innovative urban Continue reading

Ten unusual holidays of the world

 

A journey through the world — class, definitely interesting. However, sleepy lying on the warm sand at the sea not interesting for everyone. For people who prefer vivid impressions, offers this collection of unusual festivals of the world.

The winter festival of lights

If you happen to visit the Japanese city of Kuwana, be sure to visit the local Botanical garden. In mid-November when the leaves fall, the garden is decorated with numerous (over seven million) bulbs emerging in the patterns of striking beauty. Lasts this extravaganza until mid-March.

When held . November-March

Venice carnival

The Venice carnival is the oldest in Europe. In 2015 to celebrate it will be from 15 February to 4 March. Circus companies and artists-fans consider it an honor to perform at the Carnival (spelled with a capital letter). There is an atmosphere of lightheartedness and fun. However not all so is simple: actually, this mystical celebration, full of symbolism and interesting excursions into the pagan past.

Where . Venice, Italy

When will . always before the 40-day lent before Easter (2015, February 15-March 4)

International balloon festival in the US

Balloon festival in Albuquerque, United States, held Continue reading

Festivals and holidays in Rimini

 

Rimini is a city of colourful festivals and celebrations. The preparation here very carefully and with all your soul. In order to get to the festival in Rimini, guests come not only from Italy but from all over the world. This year in Rimini will host several music and art festivals, and the most memorable festival of the year – the Pink night .

The festival is “Get up before the Sun.” For the sixth time in a row this spring, from April 27 to may 4 festival of “Get up before the Sun.” It will bring together creative teams from around the world. The festival will be awarded to the best participants in such categories as classical, modern, folk choreography, instrumental folk and classical music, folk and academic choirs, vocalists, ensembles, youth theatre troupe.

Another such festival will be held in the autumn – September 21-28.

The initiator of the acts of the Spanish organizer FIESTALONIA together with the municipality of Rimini.

The festival is “Get up before the Sun” is held for the maintenance and development of Amateur creativity of children and youth, exchange of experience between the teams of Western and Eastern Europe, increase of professional level performers.

Music festival Maltese . In the late summer of Rimini hospitably opens its arms to members of another music festival Continue reading

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