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
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.
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