The newspaper ABC has chosen 12 of the best carnivals in Spain
  In February in Spain, the carnival season begins. In large and small cities held celebrations – scale and not very modern and has a long history. The newspaper ABC…

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The weirdest festivals of the world
People who are used to their culture, holidays, other peoples seem to be amazing, and often strange. To understand the traditions of other people you just have to try not…

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Music festivals in the world

The weekend will long reverberate in the memory of the people echoes of summer music festivals, because these days have pleased fans of music events such as the annual festival “Lollapalooza” in Grant Park, Chicago, Grand musical festival in Beijing, outdoor rock festivals in Germany and South Korea.

In this issue, selected photos of the most interesting moments with the various music festivals.

1. Close to the Beijing music festival. The Grand event took place on the outskirts of the capital near the great wall of China.

2. 3rd day of the Korean festival of rock music “Pentaport”, Incheon.

3. Day 2 Korean rock festival, on stage Jonathan Davis – vocalist of the American band “Korn”.

4. Festival in Chicago, Cynthia Flows in anticipation of the performances of reggae singer Damian Marley and American rapper Nas.

5. Music lovers before the show Damian Marley and legends of the hip-hop rapper Nas.

6. Music festival in Chicago, on stage, the rapper Thomas Callaway known as Cee Lo Green.

7. 17th festival “Woodstock”, Poland, rock fans at the main stage.

8. Open festival “Wacken Open Air 2011”, Germany, Continue reading

Meet autumn nature – festivals and master classes in the Metropolitan parks weekend 21st and 22nd of September

City parks has prepared an interesting program this weekend. There is entertainment and for sports enthusiasts and for lovers of literature. You can also listen to street musicians, to look at the legendary Soviet Motorboats, and much more.


Retro festival, 21 September, from 12.00 to 20.00

On the shores and waters of Sebestova pond water festival will be held “Vintage-201”, dedicated to the world day of the sea.

Park visitors will see the legendary Soviet Motorboats “cauldron” and “Progress”, kayaks “Trout” and “salute”, boat motors, manufactured in the USSR and abroad. The technique can be viewed not only static on the Bank, but also in action – on the water.


Saturday, 21 September, from 10.00 to 12.00

In the framework of all-Russian campaign for garbage collection “Make” in the Park there will be a big Saturday. The Directorate of the Park invites everyone prisoedinitsja to a great cleaning.

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Food festivals of Italy. Puglia: a festival Tipica

Try to come to dinner to a local family will feed you so that you will not be able to get up from the table, and the owners are lamenting that guests never went hungry.

Of course, in Puglia has something to do in between meals: will not leave anyone indifferent walk through the unique Trulli of Alberobello (this old white houses with conical roofs, the UNESCO heritage sites) or excursions to the national parks of the Gargano and the Murgia. Still, the countryside – is an incredible variety of vegetables, fresh and preserved, it is many, many homemade pastas with rich sauces, it’s ruddy awesome selection of breads and crackers, it is surprisingly tasty fish, spicy dried sausages and more.

It is possible to see, to smell, to taste and buy on the gastronomic fair Tipica in Castellana Grotte (Bari area). Here are represented all the traditional products of the region, and among the visitors are many Italian food lovers and foreign tourists, who come from as far as China.

The festival Tipica rather unusual: if such fairs are open from morning until early evening, everything only starts at 17: 00 – open the gastronomic stands and offers tastings of all kinds of products. At 21.00, start cooking show and dinner. Every evening the famous Apulian chef in the company of comedians is their menu, which you can enjoy Continue reading