Carnivals in southern Europe
Fiery performances and orange battle, impressive festive costumes and mesmerizing events. February in southern Europe – month colorful carnivals, extending from Italy to the Canary Islands. Italy. Orange battle“ Every…

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Summer festivals
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Original snacks for the festive table

 

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Rolls of pancakes with chicken

Ingredients:

12 pancakes

400 gr. boiled chicken breast

250 g of hard cheese

300 gr. mushrooms

butter

salt

pepper

mayonnaise or sour cream and garlic sauce

Method of preparation:

Chicken breast cut into small cubes salt and pepper.

Mushrooms chop and fry in butter. Grate the cheese on a grater.

Onto the cooled pancakes put layers of fried mushrooms, chicken and cheese, drizzle with hot sauce and roll into tight rolls.

Put the rolls on a baking sheet and bake until Golden brown.

When serving the rolls cut diagonally and pierce with toothpicks.

Rolls of pancakes with herring

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Summer festivals

Each time, their advantages, but the summer – the most vivid and exciting time, and summer festivals – much more than all the days in a year. It was at this time in France take the Bastille, in Tokyo celebrating the day of the sunflowers in California go round horses in Belgium are built of sand in Pamplona bulls fire, in Kyrgyzstan, sing songs, and at the London launch balls. And it all happens in our photo review 10 great summer of festivals and celebrations.

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The Nibelungen Festival in worms

Festival of the Nibelungs (Die Nibelungen-Festspiele – “Di Nibelungen Festspiele”) opened in in worms (Worms) is one of the most important centers of intellectual, cultural and political events in Europe.

From the beginning the festival was a great success, and for several years was the most popular outdoor festival. On the steps in front of an impressive Vormskyy the Imperial Cathedral (Kaiserdom – “Kaiserdom”) gathers the most famous actors of theatre, film and television and show the diversity that carries the legacy of the Nibelungs.

All German media at the time of the festival only write about the impressive performances of this event. Every year it gathers more than 230 000 viewers watching live performances, and millions of TV viewers watching the performances on home screens or screens of the city.

The origins of the festival — the song of the Nibelungs

Many medieval traditions of the report of the Nibelungs (Nibelungen). The Nibelungs were the guardians of treasures. Their glorified all over the world work “the Song of Nibelungen” (Nibelungenlied – “Nibelungenlied”). It tells the story of how the treasure of the Nibelungs from the king and his sons Continue reading