Cypriot beer is particularly appreciated by lovers of this ancient drink. In his honour on 18 July in the city of Limassol hosts the annual beer Festival.
Beer produced in Cyprus two largest companies:
— Photos Photiades Ltd, which markets its products under the brand λεων, but also produces beer under a license issued by the brewing company Carlsberg;
— KEO, which produces the eponymous beer.
Despite the worldwide fame of the Cyprus intoxicating drink, local beer brewing history begins with the 19th century, because of the rich history of winemaking. Beer Cypriots met only in the first years of the reign of Britain, as evidenced by the fact that after the transfer of the Ottoman Empire in 1878 the island to rent UK first arrived on Cyprus brought the ship about 500 barrels of beer. This fact speaks about how that have moved to the island, the British did not intend to change the longstanding drinking habits, but the beer on the island was not made, so it had to bring.
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INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL MOVEMENT
“Golden autumn in St. Petersburg”.
A. St. Petersburg; B. St. Petersburg-Helsinki-Stockholm.
THE RULES OF THE FESTIVAL:
Held under the patronage of: CID UNESCO, the Regional Department of culture of the Leningrad region, the Ministry of culture of Bulgaria, Ministry of culture of Turkey, Ministry of culture of Greece.
General situation: the Festival serves the purpose of uniting children and youth of different countries. Allows participants to share their creative ideas, to meet new trends and directions in art, working to promote children’s creativity. Organises workshops for teachers. Attracts the attention of public bodies and organizations to the problems of children and youth.
Dance arts: folk dance, modern dance, jazz, modern, break dance, free plastic, baby dance, rhythm, aerobic dance, classical dance, ballroom dance, sports dance, dance theatre soloists, duets, small forms, ensembles.
( imagine 2 rooms or 1, with a total duration of no more than 7 min.)
^ Vocal arts: classical ( academic vocal), folk ( including folklore), pop, jazz, show-groups – solo, duet, trio, ensemble, and choir.
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Primorye can always know the realities of the unique and mysterious Country of the Rising Sun
Autumn in Japan – the period colorful and interesting festivals. Among them, the festivals Zecurion-Matsuri and Kokiriko annually at the end of September will be held in Toyama Prefecture. They attract not only local residents. Among the participants of the festivals and spectators many Japanese, who arrived in Toyama Prefecture with other parts of the country and foreigners who have heard about the popularity of these events.
Note that the Toyama Prefecture and the Primorski territory since 1992 have close fraternal relations. so the presence in the audience Primorye is justified and understandable.
Festival Zecurion-Matsuri was held on 23 and 24 September in the city of Takaoka in Toyama Prefecture. The holiday has 300 years of history, and the origins of this tradition – in Shinto beliefs: every year in late September, the peasants created a whimsical sculptures from vegetables, fruits, grains, thus expressing gratitude for a rich harvest. About 50 years ago, the holiday was held in the form of competition, Continue reading