Where and when: the last Wednesday of August in the Spanish town of Bunol, near Valencia. It is a fierce battle without casualties, except for a ton of tomatoes. Who was the pioneer of this tradition is hard to say. The raffle? Childish pranks? And in any case, however, the difference. Importantly, this celebration became a national Spanish tradition since 1945. On the last Wednesday of August, about 30 thousand people fill the streets of the small town to participate in “tomato shooting ranges”.
Party “Full month”
Where and when: Every month during the full moon on Koh Phi Panian (Ko Pha Ngan) in the Gulf of Thailand South China sea.
Asian alternative to the legendary Ibiza equally legendary Thai island of Ko Phi Panian (Koh Pha Ngan). The legend says that a party in honor of the full moon for the first time was organized on the occasion of his birthday in the 80-ies. The tourist has chosen an unusual place with his equally unusual action and began to come back again and again. Now 10 thousand tourists come from all over the world to the party.
The audience on the island, I must say, specific: flower children, musicians, DJs, poets, artists and designers. You won’t see here spoiled millionaires and arrogant Continue reading
One of the highlights of spring for local residents and tourists for many decades, remains the Tulip festival in Holland. Every year the people of the Netherlands and those who once visited this country, looking forward to spring to see how this time will surprise their nature in cooperative “work” with talented florists and gardeners.
In the Netherlands generally like to spend and make a feast of colors, for example, the tradition of the festival of roses in Holland in a small village Lottum for almost a hundred years. Very “young” compared to him, he’s only 60 years old, looks flower festival, organized yearly in the fall in Aalsmeer, a town near Amsterdam. where is the world’s largest auction of flowers, and, of course, there is an annual Tulip festival.
In Holland during the flowering of their favorite flower, holidays, exhibitions and festivals tulips arranged in different places of the country, but the most ambitious, the most famous, the most significant and the most amazing Tulip festival — this is the flower parade, Bloemencorso, which satisfied here annually. This is a great show of colors Continue reading
Despite numerous surveys and polls, definitely be called the most beautiful city of the world impossible. Some are famous for their architecture, others — gorgeous nature, and others — a unique atmosphere. In addition, the concept of “beauty” is multifaceted, and criteria to determine the best city that does not exist. The ratings of the most beautiful cities in the world are many, from ordinary bloggers to famous magazine Forbes). They are all a bit subjective, but nevertheless there are a number of cities, which is often called the most beautiful in the world.
The most beautiful cities in the world (according to Forbes)
The editors of Forbes magazine tried to approach this issue objectively and interviewed many designers, engineers, architects and professionals involved in urban planning. As a result, were named the 10 most beautiful cities in the world.
TOP 10 beautiful cities in the world
First on the list was the London — the heart of Britain, the city of rain and fog. The rain drizzle almost every day, but people are in good spirits and always welcome. Tourists arriving in London, in a hurry to see the main sights of the city: the clock tower of big Ben, third in the world in height, the tower of London and tower bridge, which became Continue reading