2 September – Festival of pizza “Pazzafest” (” Pizzafest”)
The venue of the festival – Naples
The story of how the pizza goes back a long way. For the first time something like pizza to cook in 1522 in Italy, and more precisely in Naples, when it was supplied with the tomatoes. Prepared by specially trained people, called them “pizzaiolo”. Now the pizza is widely used in the cuisines of the different States.
Pizza is one of the symbols of modern Italy. The Neapolitan pizza Association annual pizza festival, which offers a variety of its types. At the festival you will be offered live entertainment, great music and lots of fun and the company pizza lovers. All this action takes about two weeks.
September 6 – the flower Parade in Holland
Venue – Aalsmeer
Surprisingly procession that affects a variety of color palettes and types of flowers all over the world. On parade presents the composition of colors collected by volunteers who want to stand out for their ideas. On the streets there is a carnival which is accompanied by dances, songs and various contests. The festival of flowers is held on the first weekend of September. Everyone is welcome to attend the parade for free.
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Summer is the perfect time to have fun, have fun, relax, meet with friends – and it does not need any specific reason. After all, on a warm summer evening there is nothing better than to gather around a big bonfire and sing songs under a guitar, fresh potatoes, or a little effort, I had to be creative and make a luxurious tropical vacation without leaving your country site. All you need is warm weather, holiday decorations, themed food, drinks and some ideas for hosting a party. In order to simplify your task, we made a small digest of the best ideas for summer parties. In this collection you will be able to briefly familiarize yourself with the most popular worldwide ideas summer activities and find something that will delight you and your friends. More detailed information about every party you will find on our website.
Cocktail parties are a great way to relax and unwind with friends or for meetings with business partners, or a combination of both. They can be held both outdoors and indoors. Whether it’s an early lunch or a late dinner – doesn’t matter either.
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There are many weird and wonderful festivals that take place each year around the world, for religious reasons, and purely for the sake of celebrating. Below are some of the strangest festivals in the world.
The carnival in Rio, Brazil
The carnival in Rio, which is held every year before Lent, is considered one of the greatest carnivals in the world. The main competition takes place between different Samba schools that compete for the best thematic platform and the most striking costumes of the dancers. The main parade takes place in the Sambadrome, through which pass the platform, but also balls take place at the Copacabana Palace and beach, as well as the many street festivals throughout Rio.
Also known as the “Festival of lights” this one-day festival usually takes place between mid-October and mid-November and is celebrated in many countries. Overall this festival superiority of good over evil, light over darkness and knowledge over ignorance, but for Hindus, Sikhs and Jains, the festival has different religious values. Many houses, shops and public places are decorated with small clay lamps called “Diya”, launched fireworks, religious rituals Continue reading
It is wonderful that in our lives the holidays! Noisy and quiet, family and national, state and informal. They are like a short stop in a long journey called “everyday”. In the twenty-first century adults are so busy, preoccupied with career and other important things that “stops” this happy more children.
Today holidays – a synonym for joy, leisure, associations of people (in their homes, city, country or world).
The word is a holiday invented by our ancestors-the Slavs, many centuries ago, means a day off work.
From “asanin” to Mayday
The first reason to rest on our ancestors created nature itself: in the fall and in the spring of Slavs celebrated the equinox days. Summer and winter celebrated Kupala and Christmas carols – the days of the solstice.
Then and the events in people’s lives began to be celebrated as holidays. For example, the end of the harvest, which received a beautiful name “asenine”.
With the Baptism of Rus ‘ in Hoke came religious holidays. Christmas – from there, it is noted more than a thousand years!
Finally, the creators of the holidays have become the rulers of the country. Peter came up with to celebrate in Russia New year, as in European countries, on 1 January. Reformer – Peter was a pioneer in the business of entertainment: introduced Assembly and fireworks.
Love flowers and travel? Then you definitely need to visit the festival of colors. In this review you will learn when and where will be the best flower festivals in the world in 2014.
Royal flower Park Keukenhof (Netherlands, 20 March – 18 may)
Keukenhof is called the huge flower Park in the world. The exhibition area is comparable to half of the Neskuchny garden in Moscow. The Park is located near Amsterdam, near the town of Lisse. Visit it annually, more than 800,000 tourists.
The main pride of the Park – tulips and other bulbous flowers that are planted annually over 7 million units. Theme Park in 2014 – the Netherlands. Throughout the Park will host national symbols of different eras of this country.
Flower festival in Madeira, Portugal, may 1-7)
For the whole week in Funchal there are numerous parades, performances and concerts. May 3, more than a thousand children with flowers will pass through the center of the city to lay flowers at the Wall of Hope.
Flower market, art exhibitions of the work of florists, artists and designers — the peculiarity of this festival. But the main jewel of the festival — floral parade, which this year will take place on 4 may.
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