The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (Grand-Duche de Luxembourg) is located in North-West Europe between Belgium, Germany and France. Translated from the old German Luxembourg means “small castle”. The system of government is a constitutional monarchy. The head of state is the Grand Duke. The capital city of Luxembourg.
The area of Luxembourg is 2586 square kilometers . Forested Ardennes mountains stretch across the Northern region of the country, and the river Sauer and Moselle river forming its Eastern border. South of Luxembourg is a land of green pastures and fat of the land.
The Flag Of The Grand Duchy Of Luxembourg
On the map of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a tiny triangle and is usually denoted by the number, the size of the country don’t allow them to fit on the map ten letters of its name.
With the modest size of the Duchy is considered one of the most successful financial States of the European Union . and the standard of living and well-being such that the larger European States are looking at Monaco with envy.
Luxembourg calendar full of various celebrations and festivals . The most fun of the traditional holidays of Luxembourg – Amesen (held Monday at Easter), Continue reading
ONE WORLD — ONE WEEK — ONE MANHATTAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Every year in the last week of September one of the largest audience festivals – the Manhattan short film festival brings together film fans around the world to select the best short film. Only the viewer can affect the acquisition of the Grand Prix of the festival. Join the global audience jury: vote for the best film!
In Ukraine the project will start on September 24 and will be shown in Kiev, Odessa, Kharkov, Donetsk, Lviv, Dnepropetrovsk, Zaporozhye, Lugansk, Sevastopol, Simferopol, Chernivtsi and Cherkasy.
In the global battle for audience recognition will meet 10 Directors! This is the largest audience in the world short film festival: on five continents, in 36 countries, in 173 cities competition programme will see more than 150,000 spectators, each of which is directly after the end of the session, you will be able to vote for the best, in his opinion, the film. Last, 532 session will be held in new York on September 27, outdoor Union Square Park, and the last vote will Continue reading
5 September in the Botanical garden of Moscow state University ’s Apothecary garden” will open the annual festival ’s colors of autumn”. Thousands of asters, dahlias, chrysanthemums, hydrangeas, ornamental cabbages and other “autumn” plants will illuminate the whole garden is very diverse and certainly vibrant hues. For the first time in the history of the festival, the garden will host a holiday show ’s World! Work! The harvest!”, showing the fruits of labor of employees of the garden — the fruit in the literal sense of the word.
On 5 September, the opening day, from 10 am to 21 PM guests “the Apothecary garden” waiting for a lot of surprises, including Art weekend from the gallery ’s Neskuchny garden”, presentation of fruit and floral-Botanical fragrances from Demeter Fragrance Library and fragrant lottery.
Within the Art of weekend visitors will meet the artists, photographers, florists, masters of decorative and applied arts, who will present their work and conduct workshops for children and adults. Outdoors in alleys “the Apothecary garden”, in the course of the day will be live music and be dominated by an atmosphere of free communication. Guests will be able to learn Continue reading