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The craziest food festivals in the world

You have not once in my childhood I heard about what food not to play.

However, in some cities, the food is not only not forbidden to play, but encouraged her worship, throwing, cutting and other improper actions.

Here are 10 holidays, where you can pay tribute to your favorite products and plenty of fun.

Throwing oranges, Italy

Every year, inhabitants of Ivrea in Italy is celebrated three days before lent, pelting each other with oranges. According to the legend, a medieval Prince of Ivrea was so stingy that gave its farmers only one pot of peas every six months. In protest, residents began throwing on the streets of peas. After a few years, pea has been replaced by oranges, which also abounded in southern Italy. During the implementation of a tradition of throwing of oranges, revelers caught up in the crowd of the parade throw these fruits. Quite often this also leads to a small injury, because it is best to bring your goggles and helmet.

Skating cheese on Cooper’s hill, England

Every spring in England arranged a festival in which a large wheel of cheese is rolled down a steep hill and dozens Continue reading

Another world in Cannes

Celebrities on the red carpet of the Cannes film festival, salsa, Kizomba and Zumba as a warm up before dynamic Pantiero festival, which returns this year in a new format. Flamenco Andalusia and dance Sevillanas, and then a classic Nuits Musicales in the hills of Le Suquet… the musicians, the actors, the romance and magic of… «Edition Spéciale Summer» with the kings of hip-hop and romantic jazz Domergue. The show «Forever Crazy» and of the divine dancer Crazy Horse cabaret, festival of Russian art and the magic of the night fireworks… new summer season begins in Cannes.

Film festival FESTIVAL DE CANNES . The Cannes film festival for over 60 years. For many years this festival is associated with a passion for cinema and the opening of new talents, it’s filled with the enthusiasm of visitors and professionals from the film. Cannes film festival has always been a reflection of its time: a meeting place of cultures and expectations. The identification of ambitious talents, gives opportunities for takeoff budding Directors and actors. Showcase of talent and respect to everyone, the festival competition and out of competition screenings, Continue reading

Kiev: the most striking events of the capital

The capital in 2013 was constantly feverish. Protest marches, rallies, snow collapse, large-scale preparing for the holidays and football. Edition Segodnia remembered those events in the capital that will remain in the memory of Ukrainians for many years.

Perhaps the most significant event for the country happened at the end of the year. Kyiv became the centre of mass protests and literally the battlefield – if you remember, for example, the events of December 1 on Bankova street.

It all started after the collapse of the signing of the Association Agreement with the EU. Then, on 21 November, Ukrainians, dissatisfied with the policy of the current government, came to the Maidan Nezalezhnosti in Kyiv. In parallel with the capital rally, “Maidan” was going across the country. However, on the night of 30 November, when the Maidan were several hundred students, fighters of special forces “Berkut” dispersed the protesters by force . The next day in the center of the city gathered according to various estimates, from 500 thousand to 1.6 million people.

Maidan this year was the biggest protest since the Orange revolution in 2004, while clashes on Bankova street. when you’re stun grenades and pepper spray Continue reading

Tulip Festival in Holland
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…

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Famous and tremendous carnivals planet
The noise, the fun, crazy colorful outfits, dancing, insanely beautiful and breathtaking carnivals attract tourists from different corners of the earth. It's worth seeing. Brazilian carnival A significant figure of…

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Spring in Moscow: cats, Irish Week and the ball of robots
To Moscow spring comes, and with it many exciting cultural events for every taste. For example, March will bring a week of Irish culture Irish Week, April – fashion Week,…

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