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What are the national holidays in England?

Always interesting and useful to study the life of other peoples, countries, travel to these countries, to get acquainted with the life of people. A full understanding of the country and its people not get without seeing the celebrations, held in a particular place, the peculiarities of their conduct.

When communicating with any person it comes to England, just remember the famous double-Decker red buses, big Ben. the soldiers in the fine form, the Queen, Stonehenge, the Prime Meridian. But sightseeing is not the whole country. Many holidays in England unknown to the common man. And they are quite interesting and different from holiday dates in other countries.

The variety of holidays in England

Immediately it should be noted that English holidays similar dates with holidays in Wales and Northern Ireland, but somewhat different from holidays in Scotland.

Public holidays in England are called “Bank”, which means the official weekend among Bank and other organizations. Informal activities are also in abundance are the British does not mean weekend, but are, nevertheless, rapidly, as, for example, April fool’s Day jokes and pranks on this day are present even Continue reading

The pros and cons of the classic “low season”

Italy adorable, and wherever you come, you will be surprised by the beautiful cities and nature. Lots of different routes in Italy, will allow you to choose a trip to Italy . which will suit you best.

Weather in Italy in winter

Winter weather in Italy from soft along the coast of Sardinia, Sicily and the southern mainland of Italy to the cold and snow in the North. Some popular tourist places such as Venice, Florence . the mountain towns of Tuscany and Umbria can be covered with snow. Among the most important cities of Italy Rome and Naples is most famous for mild winters and attract many visitors during the winter holidays.

Nevertheless, Italian winter is still far from being Russian, and clear days are not such a rarity. The main plus from new year’s trip to Italy – it is an opportunity to leave behind the cold and slush of Russian cities and to plunge into the warm and Sunny atmosphere of the Italian land.

To Italy on vacation

Italy – this is the perfect place to celebrate the New year and to spend the Christmas holidays. At new year’s time, all the cities are decorated, hosts various holiday Continue reading

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In our day in the life of Orthodox families, the holidays of Christmas and Easter, of course, are celebrated, does not pass without attention to family life and Great Post. But after a joyful Easter day Church family life normally as it freezes. But in the spring and summer months in the Church calendar, a lot of special days that can be of great importance in the religious-moral education of children.

Earlier in Russia held fast to the custom of “Radonitsa”: custom to visit the graves of relatives and friends on Tuesday in the second week after Easter Sunday. This custom has been preserved in many places abroad, where they live more or less large group of Orthodox immigrants. For the convenience of working Radonitsa is often moved on the Sunday of Thomas, i.e. the first Sunday after Easter. Orthodox people visit the graves of deceased relatives and friends, there are memorial services, placed on the graves of red Easter eggs — as if with Christ passed into eternal life loved ones. In America, for example, Orthodox cemeteries are commonly outside the city, and this Easter remembrance of loved ones is often accompanied by a kind of picnic with refreshments, cleaning the graves, Continue reading

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What are the national holidays in England?
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