Oddly enough, but February is the most festive month of the year. The thing is that this month, around the world are the most memorable carnivals, during which you can see colorful parades, plenty of food and all kinds of fun. There are many theories concerning the origin of the carnival. Some believe that the word «the carnival» comes from the Latin expression «carne vale», which means «farewell to meat», meaning the last days when one could eat meat before Lent. Others believe that celebrating ward off evil spirits and are a way to say goodbye to winter and welcome spring. Around the world spend hundreds of carnivals, among which are the most memorable and colorful: 1. Carnival Rio, Brazil (17-22 February)
The Rio carnival is a kind of yardstick with which to measure all other carnivals. It is also one of the most celebrated artistic events in the world. Slightly more than half a million tourists come every year «the capital of all carnivals in the world» to watch the greatest Orgy of all times and peoples. The carnival begins with the crowning of king Momo, who passed a huge silver and gold keys to the city. Then begin the celebration across the country on all the streets, Continue reading
III international festival of hunters and fishermen was held in Yalta from 24 to 26 September. On festival there have arrived representatives of the hunting societies of the United States, Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine. In Kamchatka celebrated the ancient holiday of the indigenous inhabitants of the Peninsula – the Itelmens. This thanksgiving indigenous people of Kamchatka for the generous gifts and awarded local nature
From 24 to 26 September in Yalta hosted the III international festival of hunters and fishermen. The ceremony was attended by Deputy mayor of Yalta Elena Yurchenko and representatives of the hunting societies of the United States, Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.
The opening of the festival began with a solemn procession participants along the seafront of Yalta, where each team was able to provide uniform, flags, decals, and emblems of their clubs. Then a festive procession situated on Lenin square, where he held the official opening of the festival.
Congratulating the participants and guests of the festival, Vice-mayor Elena Yurchenko said that Yalta happy to host hunters and fishermen from all over Continue reading
I dream to visit the carnival . Maybe you want to get into the Amazonian jungle . Then you need to go to Brazil . This country will help you feel a storm of emotions and teach you in this Latin American culture.
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Although most come to Brazil for carnival, don’t forget that it is also a country of football and Golden beaches. It is worth noting that come here to lone adventurers, youth companies or couples. For a family vacation Brazil is not the best option.
The Capital Is Brasilia . The official language is Portuguese. For the trip will require a visa, which can get in the Brazilian Embassy in Moscow. The period of visa – 5 days.
How to get there?
From Minsk to Brazil (in gortari de Janeiro or Sao Paulo) there are no direct flights, but can be reached with one change – in Frankfurt, flights are organized by “Lufthansa”) or Paris (flight to Rio de Janeiro from Minsk joint flight airline Belavia and Airfrance). The cost of one ticket routes will start at $ 1,580.
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