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
In addition to the well-known Oktoberfest in the world there are countless events that can not childish to amaze tourists. But most importantly, these exotic and colorful festivals national holidays can add a quiet romantic getaway with a pinch of pure joy.
Fireworks festival | International Firework Festival
Seoul, South Korea
What to expect ” The flight from Moscow to Seoul lasts more than 10 hours, but in order to see how the night sky over the Han river painted in a million shades, worry this difficulty.
During the festival, in the air launch more than 50 thousand fireworks, the sounds of classical music and rock-n-roll form in the sky, an unforgettable sight. To reinforce the impression that the organizers of the festival has provided a laser show and concert halls this evening trying their best Korean musicians. With virtually every step of the way restaurants and street eatery with unpredictable for a Russian delicacies.
The morning after the festival, if the ability to amaze you persist, you can go in Gyeongbokgung Palace, where the Emperor’s throne room and the treasures of the Joseon dynasty, or get into the once secret place of the Korean aristocracy — garden Pivon in changdeokgung Palace.
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the Kingdom of light — the festival “White autumn” from the first to the last day
Last year in the net I came across photos of the event, which attracted my attention. The photos were beautiful objects of unusual shapes and sizes, various forms of light bulbs in high-tech style. But most importantly, in these pictures literally felt the warm atmosphere of the event. These were photos from the festival of industrial design “White autumn”. I decided to visit it this year and in the end was not disappointed.
To start with, as a background to the events I would like to show you some photos of how it looked before the start of preparations for the exhibition. Blank concrete walls, beams, construction dust, wire sticking out of the debris and devastation. You will then be able to compare how it has changed over a few days. (images courtesy of the organizer “White autumn” Nurlan Turehanova)
Format Design Weekend suggests that he will be held for a few days. This year, “White autumn” lasted four days. I decided to visit the first day – the opening and the last to compare them. On the first day at the door of an unfinished residential complex – the venue of the festival gathered a large crowd of people. At the appointed time all literally burst into the hall apparently burning with curiosity.
And well, it was something Continue reading