1. The Sziget festival (“island”)
Actually, this festival is a mix of festivals. Starting with 43 thousand, now this festival is gaining standard more than 400 thousand people, and is attracting more and more people, as a versatile music and incredible comfortable (Hello Russian organizers of festivals). In addition to the main stage with selected various classic rock genres, also people hanging out in scenes with ethno-rock and heavy rock.
The European level of infrastructure here flashes throughout. Sending children in the “nursery”, where they will be cared for, you will be able to go to the Barber shop with free Wi-Fi, where you the a Cup of coffee will make a multi-colored Mohawk, and you will go to sausage near the stage, and after calmly wash prepotency and reeking of smoke clothes at the local Laundromat. These comfortable environment happy to come, such as monsters: Radiohead, Franz Ferdinand, Placebo, Iggy Pop, The Prodigy.
2. “Rock im Park” and “Rock am Ring”
The largest rock festivals in Germany, one of whom is played on a field Zeppelinfeld in Nuremberg, and the second on the race track in Nurburg. The main feature of this is its festivals – the quality of workmanship Continue reading
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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Became known outside Turkey, the Tulip festival in Istanbul 2015 attracts attention of many tourists and residents of the metropolis. This is a significant event that has become almost a national holiday, held annually, in the midst of spring. The streets and parks of Istanbul in April is filled with millions of flowers tulips. Without exaggeration it can be stated that the Turkish metropolis is becoming the true capital of the Kingdom of delicate and colourful tulips, the true symbol of the coming spring. Flowers tulips are planted mainly in parks and alleys, but don’t forget about the streets and lawns near shopping malls and certainly in the flower beds in the yards of homes where residents live in the city.
Tulip festival in Istanbul 2015 is of particular importance because of the Tulip in Turkey is a national symbol, one of the elements of the Ottoman culture and traditions, rooted in the mists of time. Despite the fact that the Tulip originally grew on the endless hillsides of Asia, the Ottoman sultans appreciated this flower as the symbol of their power, the symbol of the Empire itself. So the tulips were widely used in the folklore, literature, and calligraphy. The motives of the Ottoman Tulip red flower with tall and thin, pointed petals, widely used in clothing. Continue reading