Beer is perhaps one of the most democratic drink, having a large army of fans around the world. And in almost all producing countries formed a colorful tradition of beer festivals.
Pub mile, Berlin
For more than 20 years at the beginning of August is the Berlin beer festival, better known as the Beer mile. The festival repeatedly got into the Guinness book of records as having the longest beer garden under the open sky. Guests have the opportunity to try two thousand varieties of dark and light beer, provided by three over hundreds of Breweries from around the world. Beer rely on a variety of national dishes: sausages, sausages, meat from the skewers, pickled vegetables and salt dough pretzels, pretzels. Three days here have time to have fun more than 750 thousand people, after all, a holiday – a real show with a fair, dances and music of various directions.
The most famous festival is held in Germany for Oktoberfest, and this is no accident: according to statistics, foamy drink in this country regularly consume more than 90 percent of men and almost 70 per cent of women. The event, taking place in Munich, grew from the normal of the festival and represents the largest folk festival in the world, Continue reading
Shopping Mall Central Festival in Pattaya
Shopping Mall Central Festival is perhaps the most happening and popular tourist attractions in Pattaya, after the legendary Walking Street. Here scheduling appointments, go to the movies, dinner at restaurants, relax in the massage parlors, looking down on the beach Pattaya beach. Here have fun and relax after a fun day, spending money right and left, buy the coveted apartments in Pattaya and dream about the beginning of another life and be saved from the heat under the cool air conditioning, and then all over again – meet, eat, have fun… In Central Festival can have fun from morning till evening, because there is almost something for every taste, color and purse! So regardless of your gender, age and religion, you should visit this wonderful, Grand and cozy place.
Central Festival unlike any shopping center of Moscow. It is associated with a permanent celebration because it is one of the main venues for various events in the city.
Shopping in Festival
In the shops of Central Festival presented a collection of clothes and shoes of famous European and Asian (including Thai) brands, cosmetics and perfumery, jewelry, Continue reading
The carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Jamaica, Venice – each of these Grand holidays has its own character and special atmosphere. But they are a little out of his mind. Rio in a frenzy rages, Venice suffers from a split personality, and Jamaica are obsessed with psychedelic revolution… we suggest you familiarize yourself with these three mind-blowing performances and to experience what real fun is on the verge of madness.
Every year for a couple of weeks in Brazil, and with it millions of tourists from all over the world, literally going crazy. Slender and not very Creole women chocolate color, the majority of “Topless”, and sometimes “popless” give heat under stirring melodies of Samba. Paunchy contenders for the title of king Momo swaggering dance stomach volume. Members of the jury, with foam at a mouth prove the correctness of its decision about the best Samba school, and those who disagree with them, the fans are ready to protest to bring down the rostrum of the Sambadrome, is the carnival in Rio.
Try to find out from the Brazilians, when and how in his homeland began this holiday. Young people will be puzzled Continue reading
Jeremy hunter has devoted 35 years of his life to photographing ancient magic rituals and festivals in sixty countries. We offer to your attention a small selection of his photographs from the project “Celebrate all year round”.
1. For centuries the peoples of the highland districts of Papua New Guinea fought for land, women and pigs. Witchcraft and the calling of spirits was considered a good weapon to repel the attacks of the invaders, members of clans have coated your own body figures out of clay and created a scary mask. It was part of a psychological attack against the invasion of their territory by other clans. Pictured is a resident of the village in the valley of Vanghi, near the town of mount Hagen.
2. Group dancing and singing is one of the rituals of clans in Papua New Guinea, with which the members of the community Express their unity and solidarity. The photograph is of the faithful dance of the snake, executable by the clan Apenda, Leh, near Morobe.
3. In the period from September to November 18-day Burmese festival Fung Dau, passing on Inle Continue reading
How in the world there are Nations, there are so many cultures, traditions, celebrations… and more!
Special contribution to the cultural wealth of indigenous peoples make. And if you want an unforgettable experience, then you should visit some countries of the world in that moment, when they are interesting national holidays. And this feast of torches in Scotland, and the flower parade in Holland, and a procession of naked men in Japan, and Spanish Tomatina, and light show in Berlin, and many others.
Shetland Islands: holiday Aphellio
Celebrates the famous Scottish celebration aphellio on the last Tuesday of January in the town of Lerwick in the North of the Shetland Islands. This is the day that Vikings dressed participants with torches and resounding horns lead through the city’s 30-foot ship with a dragon on the nose for later burning it up on the beach.
The holiday is dedicated to the Vikings, who landed in the IX century on the Shetland Islands, near the coast of Scotland, and this was a significant event in the history of the Islands. Great fire festival is one of the most unique in the world.
Japan: a celebration Continue reading