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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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 festival of the white truffle. It runs on Saturdays and Sundays throughout November. In San Miniato, the annual festival is prepared with the utmost care: organize numerous tastings and master-classes where they explain how to choose and prepare truffles and arrange truffle auction in which anyone can become the owner of your favorite mushroom, giving a solid amount. And maybe himself “hunt” for truffles under the guidance of experienced «triphala” (truffle hunter).
Oktoberfest or as Bayern themselves familiarly called him Wiesn, was first held on 12 October 1810 on the occasion of the wedding of crown Prince Ludwig. On the day of the wedding were invited to all the inhabitants of the city, which were built celebrations with free beer and horse races. The holiday was a success and Ludwig ordered to celebrate Oktoberfest every year.
However, the charity event did not last long, the celebration was transferred to the city government of Munich, and they quickly turned free beer paid for, and the holiday has become a commercial event, and then to this was the inclusion and fair. Since 1810 the annual 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
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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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