Summer activities for children
  With the arrival of warm Sunny days comes the time for long vacations, and summer activities for children on the street come to the fore. Children ride bicycles and…

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The Most unusual festivals of the world
  We always look forward to any holidays, because it can be fun to note, you can not go to work or school (not all of course), etc. We have…

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To the brink and beyond. The most unusual festivals of the world

 

Who among us does not dream of a good, memorable vacation? But the demand far outstrips supply. It’s the same everywhere: beaches, tours, buffets, at worst animators with their formulaic entertainment. No room for imagination! However, he who seeks will always find. Unusual events taking place in different parts of the world, can be a real salvation for those who like unusual tourism

For example, the Festival of colors in new Delhi — the Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring. It is celebrated for two days during the full moon. People light bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits, and in the morning go outside where the real fun begins: all drench each other with colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.

La Tomatina in Bunol Hamel — the famous “tomato battle”. This is one of the most popular festivals in Spain. Annually it is visited by about 36 thousand people. On special trucks to the site of the battle brought a “weapon” — about 100 tons of ripe tomatoes. The rules here are pretty simple Continue reading

Festivals and holidays of Japan

 

SUMMER – time fun in the lap of nature

Summer is the season of rice planting and a time when green outfit covered the whole country. Green leaves of cherry trees, maples, oaks and chestnut trees in the mountain forests contrast with the dark color of the evergreen pines and barely coming out of the ground with tender bamboo shoots.

Summer is the season of fireworks. Almost every evening throughout Japan colourful fireworks, colorful quickening the night sky.

Summer in every corner of the country are spectacular large-scale festivals, many with colorful folk dances. Dances such as “Bon Odori” is a great way of entertainment and recreation for the local residents, their friends and guests.

Festivals and holidays

Mid June the Sanno Matsuri of HIE temple in Tokyo. Parade with removable temples through the busy streets of the Akasaka district. Held once in two years.

Second Saturday of June, the Festival of horses Pull-pull Umako in Morioka, in which is arranged a parade of beautifully decorated horses.

July 7 Nationwide Tanabata festival, or the festival of stars. With the largest wingspan is held in Sendai. During the feast before the doors of houses and gates gardens exhibited bamboo poles with attached multi-colored Continue reading

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. Employees wore the furniture, books and toys, and draping a festive streamers and installed playgrounds right on the lawn. Passers-by stopped to see what was afoot here, and the passengers were travelling on Lenin Avenue minibuses interested looking in the Windows.

The thing is that on Monday morning in the Central city library for children named after. W. Kober and V. Khomenko was planned a large Literary festival on the Avenue “planet pranksters”. The holiday was timed to the International children’s day and was held in the framework  Symposium “Literature. Children. Time.” The organizers of joyful celebration was organized by the Directorate of culture and protection of cultural heritage of the Nikolaev city Council, the black sea state University named after Petro Mohyla and the Central city library for children named after. W. Kober and V. Khomenko.

On the green grass in front of the library turned colorful Literary lawn under the open sky. Love her like our little readers. Located next to a small house, apparently borrowed from a fairy tale. And even in the green zone is a workshop face paint.

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