Literary festival on the Avenue "planet pranksters"
  Maybe Monday and is considered a "heavy" day, but the morning of the second of June in front of the library was the scene of bustle and festive cheer.…

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Events in Prague in September
Majestic Prague is beautiful in every, without exception, the time of year. But it is especially good in the early autumn. It was at this period it can have a…

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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

10 most bizarre festivals

 

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.

Tomatina

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 slalom

Cheese festival takes place every may in Glocestershire, UK. During the festival, with a steep descent down the hill head Continue reading

Cultural events of the Autumn in Lviv

 

This year in Lviv cancelled or postponed most holidays and festivals in connection with the difficult situation in the country. But Lviv is not going to give up completely on its cultural life and the autumn is planned in the city 9 major events.

Opens the fall festival will Crimean culture in Vynnyky 7 September. You can explore the traditional Crimean kitchen, learn how to embroider with silk and gold, to learn the ancient method of working on the Potter’s wheel, learn the legends of the Crimean people. Organizers will offer a very rich program. Interested persons are invited September 7 in Vinniki street ivasyuka 5 from 11:00 to 19:00.

11 — 14 September will continue the chain fall cultural events of the Lviv publishers ‘ forum . Each year the forum gathers nigamana from all over Ukraine and not only. At the Lviv publishers forum you can find a lot of interesting literature, will meet with outstanding writers, go to presentations of new books. This year in the form of a plan to celebrate multiple dates: 440 years edition by Ivan Fedorov “ABC”, the 200th Continue reading