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Holidays Italy

After examining the main attractions of Italy. let’s try to figure out what holidays here are the most important. The Italians are very fond of fun and noisy festivities, it is said that in Italy every day a holiday. And it is not an exaggeration. The Italians almost every day something to celebrate – any public or religious holiday, set various carnivals, festivals, celebrations of saints, biennials, and so on.

Imagine, in Italy even got the Day of the protection of the Black Cat. although the rest of the world cats of this colour, it is customary to bypass the “tenth road”, so as not to attract trouble.

But the tourists in this country attract a Grand celebration, with thousands of crowds in the streets, with colorful costumes, lively music and interesting traditions.

In the ranking of the most popular festivals of Italy, from the point of view of tourists, entered the following events:

1) the carnival of Venice

Exactly 14 days before lent in Italy began arriving tourists from all over the world to participate in the most important holiday of Italy – the Venice carnival, which is also considered as the most ancient in Europe. The city of Venice and carnival procession without very attractive to tourists, and in the days of the carnival and is considered to be almost a fabulous place.

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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

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.

Among the advantages of such rest on the Azov sea not possible to allocate a large population, abundance of fresh vegetables and fruits, cheap prices for housing and food. In addition, often in September and October stays pretty warm weather. During peak season can be perfect to sunbathe Continue reading

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