We’ll talk about non-standard products-such as pizza. Pizza festival « Pizzafest ” is traditionally held in Naples, this year fans of Italian food will gather at the exhibition center d’oltremare September 8 to watch match of the best of pizzaiolo world, and, most importantly, taste as many pizzas as you want. The process of eating is accompanied by competitions and concerts.
If the pride of Italians — pizza, in Bavaria — this beer. Oktoberfest begins in September and ends in October. This year, beer lovers and the races will begin to celebrate on September 17. By tradition, the opening day of the festival, exactly at 12: 00, the mayor opens a barrel of beer. This symbolic action start “beer marathon”. Then begins the parade, which is led by a girl with a large bell, riding on a decorated horse.
For all days of the festival Munich immersed in beer, the participants consumed up to 7 million liters of the drink annually. Beer to drink while sitting at a long table under a huge tent. And costumed parades, processions shooters, racing, and concerts follow each other all 16 days. Don’t forget about the here and children. For them — ice cream and carousels.
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The tradition of holding this Grand event has never changed. The opening of the carnival in Cologne is is always happens in the same day and at the same time – 15 February at 11 hours and 11 minutes. The festival program is very rich and entertaining.
The famous carnivals of Europe
Carnival in Venice
The Venetian carnival is the oldest of all European and, perhaps, the most famous and popular among tourists from all over the world. During the celebration of the city on the water visibly transformed – the streets are decorated with bright illumination, squares are drawn theatrical performances, their colorful chutes open traditional fairs.
Visiting Venice during carnival, you can visit one of the luxury parades, which are held inside the ancient Palazzo in such activities involved celebrities and stars of show business, they have a truly Royal scale and sophistication. However, the ticket for this kind of holiday will cost at least 800 euros, besides it can’t be without masks and carnival costume.
But Venice is generous and gorgeous festival – you will be happy costume balls, which is no more than 50 euros.
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Every year the Thai city of Lopburi opens its doors to millions of tourists from around the world. On the last Sunday of November, here is a festival with many invited guests and set tables for. monkeys!
This year the “buffet” for monkey organized on November 28. On this day in the city will not prevail etiquette and upbringing, and permissiveness and self-indulgence. The heroes of the day have no clue about the rules of good manners: they don’t wash their hands before eating, grab all that you have, do not use Cutlery, fight for the championship, littering and even being a bully with the audience. No wonder this festival has become one of the most unusual festivals in the world.
How is the holiday? In the center of the temple of Phra Prang Sam Yot put a massive 7-foot plate with rice, fruits and vegetables weighing about 2 tons.
Previously for monkeys tables were laid, but recently decided not to do it, because then they are aggressive towards each other, “reserving” table only for his person.
All this food is for our little brothers. Thais genuinely believe that a donation of food to the monkeys will bring happiness.
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