New year in Britain can hardly be called a major holiday. Entire stock of holiday energy exhausted on Christmas day and Boxing day, and only in Scotland, New year is celebrated with a traditional scope.
Usually when people talk about New year in Scotland, just mention burning a barrel of tar – a symbol of liberation from the failures and all the bad that occurred last year. However, the Scottish new year traditions more than all European countries combined. New year in Scots – holiday Hogmanay with strong pagan roots.
His main attribute is fire, so the Scots dispersed Christmas sadness and evil spirits kilometers torchlight processions, giant bonfires and indispensable fire in home fireplaces.
The most spectacular sight –the rotation of the fireballs in the pitch darkness men in kilts to the accompaniment of bagpipes rotate above their heads something like a huge burning balls. In the darkness, visible only flying by themselves fiery sphere.
And in Scotland hundreds of dedicated citizens splashing in the waters of the Fort, thousands of Scots and tourists Kaylee dancing, singing hogmanays “the Days are long past” on the poems of Robert burns, and between the singing hug and kiss each other – thousands of friends and strangers from 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
The fiftieth anniversary is the perfect date for any representative of the stronger sex. This is the age when a man already has a clear position in life and many achievements.
Nevertheless, ahead of he still has many happy years and ambitious plans, which he will undoubtedly embody. Such holiday shall be marked in a special way that will long remain in the memory of the birthday boy and all the guests who shared with him the joy.
Pleasant chores: how to prepare and where to spend the festive event
Depending on the time of year and nature of the birthday, a festive evening can be arranged in the house of the hero of the occasion, a cafe or restaurant or even outdoors.
In any case, such things should be taken care of in advance, at the last moment to not have to accept what is, instead make a conscious choice of the most appropriate site.
In addition, it is mandatory to prepare a script of jubilee for 50 year old male, as banal gatherings at the table – not the best option, which, moreover, is quickly bored.
Thus, you need to prepare that evening was a truly memorable experience. There are many original scripts for the 50th anniversary of men who will raise the sense of celebration to a new level.
Jubilee evening in the company of loved Continue reading