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 has compiled a list of 12 most notable of them.
1. Santa Cruz de Tenerife
In 1980 the local carnival was declared a festival of international tourist interest. Among the activities especially a large procession through the streets of the city. It is believed that the carnival in Tenerife is the second in popularity after the carnival in Rio de Janeiro. The period from 6 to 17 February.
2. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
As part of this carnival attracts special attention costume contest and performances by murgas – groups performing satirical verses on hot topics and carnival groups. The festival will last from 1 to 17 February.
The local carnival is also declared a festival of international tourist interest. Within it are various groups – choirs, carnival groups, quartets, etc. Time – from 7 to 17 February.
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Rio de Janeiro will always remain for all the city of Samba. And every Friday evening in one of the neighborhoods you can watch the guitarist and the dancer. Café sparkle visitors. Rio will always remain the capital of excitation.
After rain washed out the entire city, all bridge road to black street quickly filled with the smell of passion. Clogged clubs people and she’s on stage. Teresa Cristina. It does not need to see, for the happiness of each visitor at least to listen to her voice and enjoy it.
Rio, the city where the poor get rich. Carnivals do with the city is really a part of the show.
Carnivals are always trained members of the Samba schools. The carnival itself is bright and colorful. In my ears resounds from music. In the eyes of the splash all the paint from dark to bright. The action that takes place on carnival platform can not fail to fascinate. Pours from the speakers Samba. Participating in the carnival burning dance Samba, smile, someone sings. Everyone knows that this action is waiting for all of Brazil.
For residents of Brazil, the carnival is not just a holiday. For them, the carnival has already become a cult. On the day of the carnival Continue reading
If your life lacks bright colors, good mood ended with the onset of winter, and the Christmas holidays are hardly inspiring – you direct road to the carnival. Because no mass spectacle was nothing compared to the colorful carnival, and as such rollicking fun with any other holiday is not exactly known.
Carnivals trace their history back to ancient times, although their heyday was in the Renaissance. Later the Europeans, who settled around the world, brought carnival to almost all the continents of the planet, and the locals gladly adopted this custom. In almost every country is some kind of carnival (and sometimes more than one). But the main carnivals in the world – six.
1. One of the most famous circuses in the world – Brazilian carnival held in Rio de Janeiro. The carnival in Rio – it is a beautiful performance with the same performances of various Samba schools, magical costumes and rousing music. Officially Brazilian carnival lasts for four days (this year it will be held from 21 to 24 February), but unofficially it CR will andout more than a week.
2. The most famous carnival-masquerade – the carnival of Venice. Since Venice is a city-Museum, the carnival returns of its members Continue reading