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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Carnival in Barcelona
  Carnivals are very popular in many countries of the world and Spain is no exception! The Spanish are very happy and cheerful people and they always make the holidays…

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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

20 the largest festivals and carnivals of the world

 

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.

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Festival the Forge of happiness

 

We invite You to the most striking and unusual festival this fall, “the Forge of happiness”!

On 10 and 11 September 2011 . from 10.00 to 19.00, in the city of Kronstadt, will host the festival of blacksmith art and female beauty “Forge of happiness.”

Address of festival: Kronshtadt, Leningradskaya str., 2. Playground near the Museum of the history of Kronstadt

The aim of the festival “the Forge of happiness”: the return of the women and men of their original purpose: to women to be a Muse, men metal forging and women’s happiness.

Within two days 100 best blacksmiths and metal artists from Russia, Norway, Finland, USA, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Moldova will be chanting in the fire and metal female beauty.

The festival program “the Forge of happiness”

September 10

12.00 – opening ceremony of the festival. Sanctification. The chaining in the shackles of happiness honoured guests. Balloon launch. BIG BAND Sergey Husyatyn – “the anvil Concert for orchestra” (WORLD’s First!)

12.20 – tour of the exhibition with the view.

12.40 – history – forging in Russia, jokes and jokes, poll the public announcement of the program

13.00 – 13.30 – Ensemble Samovar

13.30 – group “Memphis”

13.40 – Michael Nazarov (magic tricks)

14.00 – 14.20 – Forge antics (interview with Continue reading