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Tulip Festival in Istanbul

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

The best cityscapes in the world

With landscapes we associate the forests, rivers, mountains, fields, the sea and all nature in General. This is always a topic for another painting from the artists. But people can create masterpieces, which are of course not comparable with nature, but they, too, can enjoy. Let’s see what are the best urban landscapes exist in the world!

New York is one of the largest cities in the United States, which was once founded by British colonists. There will be charmed by the impressive architectural monuments, bustling streets of downtown, green Central Park, street scenery Bronx and exquisite waterfront of Manhattan. Well, the main symbol is the statue of Liberty, looking from its height into the distance of the Atlantic ocean.

And the most romantic city in the world Venice simultaneously frightens and fascinates the fact that leaves in water for 5 mm a year. The city, extending from the surface of the water, penetrated by hundreds of small channels and one large the Grand canal, on the banks of which is situated the most amazing buildings in the city. Small bridges and beautiful palaces carry in the past, when seething passion, Palace coups and masquerades.

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Food festivals
Italian town of San Miniato is often called the "city of the white truffle". Every year in November there is the traditional feast dedicated to these wonderful mushrooms, – the…

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Food festivals
Italian town of San Miniato is often called the "city of the white truffle". Every year in November there is the traditional feast dedicated to these wonderful mushrooms, – the…

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Unusual holidays around the world
In addition to public holidays, giving us an extraordinary weekend, there are plenty of other reasons to get a charge of positive emotions and good emotions. We offer a selection…

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