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Carnivals in the world

A riot of colors, the sense of freedom and madness – all these are essential companions of carnivals. The atmosphere turbulent life and magic. Even the most serious and predictable people can feel like a different person, because everything around literally transport you to another world.

The most colorful carnivals of the world are held in February. Why at the end of winter is unknown. Probably people celebrate the last days before Lent or say goodbye to winter, welcoming the spring blooming, and may drive away the evil spirits.

What carnivals are worth a visit?

The benchmark known as the Brazilian carnivals . held in Rio de Janeiro . The scope of the festival there really is impressive, allowing it to be one of the most famous and brilliant carnival. In Rio annually attracts over a million tourists to see an event live. The main procession takes place in the sambadrome. The ticket will cost from 75 to 1000$, depending on location.

If you want to participate in the Parade of Samba, but at the same time to master a few moves, then be prepared to do some serious work physically. The rhythm of the melody will make you move very quickly.

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The Legendary feasts and festivals of the planet

Today we will go on a world journey, which would look at the brightest, fun and extraordinary feasts and festivals on the planet.

Festival of colors Holi, India

Holi is an ancient Hindu festival that celebrates the triumph of good over evil. The festivities begin with the lighting of bonfire on the Holi eve. Then, participants of the event to start throwing colored powders and spraying liquid paints are absolutely everywhere spreading the fun and sharing their joy with everyone around, regardless of class and caste.

The winter light festival, Japan

With more than seven million led bulbs in the Botanical garden, Nabana No Sato, the Japanese celebrate the coming of winter. A large portion of Park lighting is powered by solar panels, charging during the day, minimizing the impact of the festival on the environment.

Venice carnival, Italy

In 1162, the Venetian Republic gained its independence. In honor of the victory, the Venetians had a holiday at San Marco square. Nowadays, the carnival marks the beginning of lent. Little has changed since the first carnival may outfits have become much sophisticated.

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5 ideas travel in the Golden time

The font size of the Fall – the wonderful Golden time and the time for the most memorable and enjoyable stay. You can go to the sea, to feel its gentle glow and enjoy all the delights of the peak season. You can go to the mountains to appreciate the greatness and beauty of the Carpathian mountains in their autumn attire, and you can go to the most amazing architectural and cultural monuments of Ukraine. We will help tip to decide where to spend your holiday in the autumn in Ukraine. We present to your attention 5 ideas for an autumn holiday 2014.

1. Sea of Azov – the unforgettable velvet season

If for you is not a priority in the rest of the hot summer sun, if you like quiet and relaxation at the seaside, if you know all the delights of the peak season, then the resorts of the Azov sea – the best place to stay in autumn 2014.

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World Culture
Carnival is a holiday born in the Christian tradition, although in outward appearance he resembled Dionysus and Apollonia. In the popular imagination was strong pagan element. Low level of culture,…

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Germany a carnival: women cut off men. ties!
While in Berlin, there is the sea and beaches, and there are green lawns and ponds, numerous parks, this city is a place of pilgrimage Bohemian audience. And teenagers, and…

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Interesting festivals around the world
Festivals play an important role in cultural identity, and it's worth noting that there is no better way to appreciate a new culture than by taking part in one of…

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