The article will tell you about the many food festivals that are organized all over the world. These festivals are very unusual. You will learn about the tradition of cooking food from cats, traditions, chase the cheese, throw oranges and more.
Since childhood we have been taught that food is not to rush. However, in some countries, throwing food is a massive event, which attracts many people. This madness has developed into real food festivals, which has gained worldwide popularity and has attracted a lot of tourists.
So, Italy has a long tradition of battles with oranges. For participation in festival it is vital to stock up on helmet and goggles. In the small town of Ivrea, three days before lent, residents gather to participate in the orange battle. In Middle ages there was a tradition to throw oranges. There was a legend that in ancient times there lived a Prince of Ivrea, who was very avaricious. He gave to the peasants only one pea in six months. To protest people gathered and began to scatter the peas on all city streets. Over time the peas have replaced oranges and turned the process of throwing fruit at this festival. Very famous in recent times was the festival of Catania cheese in England. From Cooper’s hill crumble the cheese, dozens of British. The whole process is accompanied by multiple fractures, bruises and stretch marks participants. Continue reading
For many people, the hotel is only a place to sleep. I want to introduce you to 10-coy unusual hotels of the world, which might sound interesting for you place where you want to spend your next vacation! Some of them might not offer 5-star comfort but they are really some of the most amazing in the world and most unusual hotels!
So, launch with converted in hotels of various vehicles…
1. “Controversy Tram Hotel”, The Netherlands
Frank and ILM Appel from the small village of Hoogwoud turned the 2 most usual tram car, more recently, running the streets of Germany and Amsterdam, in a wonderful family-run hotel.
The hotel has 4 rooms including everything necessary for comfortable stay: double bed, equipped kitchen, shower, toilet and much more…
The owners of this apartment hotel also live in a very unusual house, “typing” in the architecture of the famous red double-Decker English bus, turning it in his bedroom
In the area surrounding the hotel is also a lot of interesting things, such as a video library in the shape of a UFO
or here is a sculptural composition…
The price from 60 Euro/night
2. “The Old Railway Continue reading
Of course, the greatest carnival show in the world held in Brazil. The tradition of street carnivals were brought to Brazil by immigrants from the Portuguese Islands. Festival ”entrudo” was like then on street carnage, weapons which served as raw eggs or filled with flour or plaster egg shells, and starch crackers, wax balls with fragrant water. With Windows on the heads of passers-by all baskets emptied the corn and beans. Later, the Brazilians took over from enlightened Europe fancy items in a noisy procession of steel ”wedge” units drummers. But the truly national character of the local carnivals gave Samba dancers. And over the last several decades, the climax of the festival are the parades of Samba, which involved the best dance force.
Especially for this parade in Rio de Janeiro built Sambadrome, Avenue 700 meters long, built by the famous Brazilian architect Oscar Nimara. Rostrum Sambadrome can accommodate more than 70 thousand people, of which 40 thousand seats equipped with tables and bars. For visitors is the ninth sector, the seats are numbered and reserved in advance.
Fourteen dance schools ”League” are two nights. Schools are ”workshops” of the carnival, during the year, prepare a fabulous performance, write him a script, music and lyrics. Spectacle becomes enchanting. Continue reading