Once a year in some parts of the world come special days – bright, magical, and slightly crazy carnivals. Some, such as Brazilian carnival or the Spanish running of the bulls is well known to all; but you could never hear. And if you like «to party”, we bring to your attention the 20 most inimitable and large-scale festivals from around the world.
February 28 – March 4
Like Mardi Gras in New Orleans and the Carnival in Venice, Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – it’s a party in non-stop mode, only in the Brazilian style, which is a seemingly endless parade of Samba and colorful costumes.
The second half of September to the first weekend in October
Despite the fact that there are different, smaller-scale analogues of Fes tiwala around the world, Munich’s traditional event is the largest beer festival in the world. In 2013, beer was sold for more than $96,178,668.
5 January – 5 February
Harbin international festival is the largest event of snow and ice in the world, where you can see a snow sculpture, height 3 meters, and building life-size, made of giant ice blocks.
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
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
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