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The Best beer festivals

Until then they hadn’t invented beer, it is unknown where people communicate and spend their leisure time. Today for this purpose there are not only pubs, restaurants and bars, and beer festivals. Below we present the ranking of the most popular beer festivals in the world.

Oktoberfest (Oktoberfest)

The Germans – the best beer nation in the world. According to statistics drinking beer in Germany, 68% of women and 93% of men. It is therefore not surprising that one of the largest beer festivals Oktoberfest takes place in Germany.

It was first held in October of 1810, during the celebration of the marriage of king Ludwig the First and Therese of Saxony. At the time, were arranged in a mass parade of horse races and beer. The event was so pleased the monarch that he ordered to conduct annual beer festival. Since then, every 3rd Saturday of September, millions of tourists and residents come to Oktoberfest, which is held on the Theresienwiese. Here are erected huge tents, designed for several thousand people. Each tent is a branch of the famous Munich beer.

During the celebration beer festival every year 11 million visitors drink pints of beer, eat more than 800 thousand sausages and about 750 thousand chickens.

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Visit rock concerts in Europe

In early 2012, the Finnish band NIGHTWISH returns to live performances. This long-awaited event for all fans of the band, and, of course, musicians will try to be in every country where they are going. But the concert in his hometown of Helsinki will be a real event of the year, because for the Finnish NIGHTWISH fans not just favorite band, and national treasure.

The company “Visit” invites you to a concert of NIGHTWISH, which will be held on March 10,  in Helsinki. The concert will be held at the ice Palace Hartwall Areena

Tour concert bands AGALLOCH and GHOST BRIGADE in Helsinki

One of the most famous post-black metal bands of our time, the American team AGALLOCH will appear in Europe in April 2012 with a small tour. Closest to Russia the concert will be held at the youth center Helsinki on 7 April. Don’t miss out!

For a company with AGALLOCH will perform rising stars doom metal – Finnish band GHOST BRIGADE, which is now familiar to most fans of the genre.

Tour concert band KILLING JOKE in Helsinki

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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

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