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
According to legend in the year of the Nativity, there were no wars on earth. The Lord has brought peace, peace with God. He brings peace to the troubled soul and a sick conscience. He’s the only one who can grant the human heart peace.
Each year comes to us in winter, and every year she brings us a holiday. Holiday snow slides and fun, Christmas trees and gifts, snow and purity, the feast of the Nativity.
And it happened over 2000 years ago. Terrible events were happening on the ground. Strong Roman regiments conquered many countries. Was among them and the land of Judah. And here was the Roman Emperor decided to learn, how many in this country are citizens, many who years and who can be a soldier.
For this he commanded to make a census of the people. And ordered everyone to go to that city, where he came from. Went to his hometown of Bethlehem righteous Joseph of Holy virgin Mary. Joseph was a poor carpenter, but was descended from the ancient 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
Finns are favorite of women at the hands not only on the wedding day, but during this festival. Locals say that the idea of the festival is rooted in the tradition of stealing wives. Championship takes place July 4 in the town of Sonkajarvi.
Participants must cover the distance of 250 meters steeplechase. If the wife is 49 pounds lighter, that men be given extra weighting. The championship is fun, but injuries and abrasions participants also occur regularly.
La Tomatina, Spain
Footage and photos from this fun-filled holiday can often be seen. The battle of ripe tomatoes is happening in the last week of August in the town of Buñol. Part in the battle and take locals and tourists in large numbers gather for a holiday in Spain. The rules are very simple: they can throw at each other only ripe tomatoes and any other items that you cannot tear the clothes on the opponents or otherwise use physical force, it is impossible to prevent trucks moving “ammunition”.
The battle lasts for 2 hours, after which they can take a shower in a specially built shower.
Championship diving into the swamp, UK
Because Wales is rich in marshland, the residents decided to organize a championship narinig in the swamp. Continue reading
Arts festival, organized by the Pereslavl Museum-reserve on the initiative of the Moscow Union of Artists is held in Pereslavl-Zalessky for the third year. In the beginning it was dedicated to Honey and Apple Save, and 2014 is called “Pereslavl autumn”. Autumn for artists – the final of the creative year, plein air, reflection, understanding of themselves in the world and the world in itself. In Pereslavl nature autumn is the season of the most vivid, memorable, exciting creative impulses and revelations.
Every year the festival is growing, attracting new participants. This year one of the highlights of the Festival will be the opening of the exhibition Pereslavl artists on 3 September at 16.00 in the Cultural-exhibition centre of Pereslavl Museum. The exhibition runs until 14 September, don’t miss. Within the exhibition there will be held meetings with artists, musicians. 11 September at 16.00 there will be a concert of the creative team on “the edge” under the direction Continue reading