To learn the specifics of the March holidays and enter the new date in the travel calendar will help spring gala guide.
National day of women of color (USA)
The holiday was introduced in 1986 with the main objective – to provide support to indigenous inhabitants of Africa, and India. Alaska, Asia, Latin America and the Pacific Islands. On this day, many women’s organizations hold conferences, exhibitions and concerts aimed at combating racism. Street mobs distributed literature – books on the rights of indigenous peoples and their rich culture.
National grandmother’s day (France)
Date . the first Sunday in March
Every year on the first Sunday of March in France marks national day grandmothers. On this day, French women in years (the brave Continue reading
just a couple of months ago I told you about the most unusual festivals in the world: the monkey feast in India, throwing pumpkins in the U.S., the festival of colors in India, Orange slaughter in Italy. also in a separate article devoted to the Festival called “Tomatina” in Colombia. And so my friends I pulled another 9 very amazing festivals of different Nations. I want to share them with you. Let’s start. 1. Naki Sumo – the festival of crying babies (Japan)
Any mother feels bad when her baby crying, but during this festival, loud crying is a big advantage. Every year in the castle Sensoji in Tokyo, is more than 400 years of history, the purpose of which – to calm fretful children, and to maintain their health. Two adult sumo wrestler lifts him into the air little children and grimaces trying to scare them to such an extent that the baby roared all he was worth. The judge listens carefully to both children and determines the winner. Parents voluntarily sending their children to participate in this competition, believing that it helps to ward off evil spirits and protect them through life. This year in Naki Sumo involves more than 80 children aged under one year. 2. Kanamara Matsuri – steel phallus (Japan)
Translation Kanamara Matsuri means “the Festival of the steel phallus”, which occurs annually in the Japanese city of Kawasaki. This is the phallus during the festival Continue reading
The period from September to November, when the temperature ranges from 8 to 19 degrees Celsius, the day is not hot, and morning and evening blowing a refreshing breeze – the best time to travel around the country. That is why the fall in Korea many festivals are held, and since autumn – it is also a time of harvest festivals, there is always a lot of tasty treats that visitors could eat in a fun, reports the Moscow office of National tourism organization.
Festivals are held on various themes: Korean history, culture, art, traditional cuisine, etc. You will be able to attend the Festival of ginseng, which is so proud of Korea, the Festival dedicated to the cultural monuments of the country, the martial arts Festival, the Festival of kimchi and many others.
Festival of typical Korean paper Wonju
Location: Gangwon-do, Wonju, Art gallery «Wonju Chiak”, etc.
Content: Here you can visit the fashion show, to see the dolls and other crafts made from traditional paper “kanji”, and also to try to make things with their hands
International jazz festival on the island CARICOM
Place: Gyeonggi-do, gapyeong-gun, the island CARICOM
Content: during this Continue reading