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
The famous Oktoberfest left quite a bit. And beer lovers in a hurry to buy a tour to Germany . Since October 12, 1810, more and more tourists are discovering this quaint festival. Not only beer lovers and fans of noisy companies, but also those who want to feel part of the custom of celebrating, buying tours to Germany for Oktoberfest .
But it is not only the original holiday that exists in the world. Them, believe me, is enough in each side.
Party “Full moon” . On the Thai island Koh Pangan celebrate the full moon so that the whole Ibiza jealous. And 10,000 tourists can confirm this. So many fans come to hang out more than once a year and on a full moon. Which, as you know, it happens every month. And anyway, this holiday is initially associated with tourists, as it is considered here for the first time organized a birthday celebration on a full moon sometime in the 80s. And then, from year to year more and more tourists decide to relax in Thailand at the full moon.
Of course, here you are unlikely to meet Housewives and approximate girls, Golden youth, celebrities and businessmen. Musicians, artists, young writers, dancers, DJs and many other artists are going on the island. The progressive sounds of music fill the atmosphere. If you read Continue reading
And you can start right now! For example, the festival of Loy Krathong is particularly attractive place of his birth – the historic Park of Sukhothai in Thailand, where lie the ruins of the ancient capital of the country. In light of the last full moon of the year, Thais are allowed on the water banana leaves, giving them prayers and hopes for the new year.
The festival of colors
It is conducted on the new moon, and it lasts 2 days, because according to the legend, killed the evil demon Holika, saved the world from evil, and on this day, celebrations are held in every city, they lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. In the morning, the fun begins — people go out and begin to wash each other’s colored with colored water and throw at each other with bright colored powders.
It is much more safe for clothes filipensky Panagbenga flower Festival in the Philippines. Dancer sprays out water during the Panagbenga flower festival, which is held every year in February, in the city of Baguio.
The islanders are generally very intricate kind of people. Take, for example, residents of the Chilean Easter island, where the Festival worship their ancestors under the name
They dress up in special Continue reading