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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7 original ideas — how to celebrate a child’s birthday
Birthday is the most awaited and favorite holiday for any child. For this reason, all loving parents try to make every effort to make the celebration truly memorable.
Today, there are a number of different way of organizing such events, which are able to make children happy and give him a huge amount of pleasant experiences.
Idea # 1: the Party-the quest for younger shopaholics
The venue of this party is the trade-entertainment center-large sizes.
So unusual to celebrate the holiday it is necessary to invite so many guests that they could be divided into two opposing teams.
In advance, a list of necessary purchases, which should consist of goods that are sold in various stores. The list should include inexpensive items with a detailed description.
Each team must have your own shopping list, consisting of similar products.
Before the competition must be divided into teams and each of them, handing an envelope with a pre-prepared list and money needed to make purchases.
The winner will be the first team to complete the task.
Idea # 1: Football party in honor of the birthday
For such a party must make a special t-shirt and an invitation for each child in the shape of a football.
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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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