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
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
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The most colorful carnivals of the world
Today we are accustomed to thinking just a beautiful sight, in ancient times had a completely different meaning, more religious. The history of carnival dates back to paganism, and at the time of the precedes lent. The very first carnivals appeared in Italy.
Italy, Northern Italy
Perhaps the most famous and oldest carnival in the world. Every year, from 13 to 24 February, the whole of Venice is clothed in the costumes of velvet, brocade and silk and tries on different masks.
The carnival opens oldest Venetian holiday — Festa delle Marie is a celebration in honor of the release of local girls from pirate captivity. The program of the carnival: the submission of the Commedia Dell’arte. a procession of hundreds of Harlequin, Pierrot, Columbine and other famous characters, Holiday confetti. But many rush to the carnival to take part in one of the balls masquerade, held in ancient buildings and palaces. “Ball of Casanova”, a masquerade on the water and, finally, the most important presentation “Golden night” transferred participants from the twenty-first century, several centuries ago, in medieval carnival of Venice, where there is fun and everyone is free to do whatever you want. That’s why bright lush costume Continue reading