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
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.
A little deviate from edible theme and move on to the festivals dedicated Continue reading
On the first day of summer in many countries celebrated international children’s day (International Children’s Day). This holiday for many Russians as a sign of international children’s day.
Today is international children’s day is held annually in 30 countries. On this day, adults remind myself of the rights of children to life, health, freedom and hope.
The highest children in the world. Karan Singh is the tallest child in the world for 2 years. His height is 130 cm, and weight is 42 pounds. Mother Karana is also the highest, but only in Asia. Her height is 2 meters 20 cm Lives this happy family in India.
In Brazil, too, have a giant baby, but this girl and older first 12 years. 14-year-old (at the moment already over) Elisane Silva ( Elisany Silva ) above ground level at 2 feet 6 inches. Also it is recognized as the tallest teenager in the world and is listed in the Guinness Book of records.
The strongest child in the world . Romanian Giuliano System at the age of 8 years is the strongest child on the planet. In 2009, he set a world record, tavris from the floor at the same hands with feet in the air. After that, he got into the Guinness Book of records. His father accused of undue stress on the child, but he replies that nothing is pressing on her child, Giuliano deals much Continue reading