Festivals and celebrations of the world
  Each country has a rich history, holidays and traditions. If you are planning a trip to another state, want to immerse yourself in a new culture and get a…

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The brightest holidays of the world
  Know what I was missing this summer? Not even the heat and the sun. Not enough juicy, bright, crazy colors. Fresh, dense, saturated colors. Were they not, and will…

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The Most unusual of the world holidays Holiday, holiday!

 

We all know such holidays as new year, the eighth of March and all those that are for us, traditionally, were holidays. We’re also well-known international April fool’s day, Valentine’s day, the day of Cosmonautics.

Holiday, a holiday.

However, international holidays much more than we think. They are all established by the UN and UNESCO. And if we don’t celebrate, then surely at some point the world celebrate in a big way.

January 11 is international thank you day (International Thank You Day). “Thank you,” that, without which our lives would be negligible and gloomy!

January 11 is international thank you day (International Thank You Day). “Thank you,” that, without which our lives would be negligible and gloomy!

January

January 21, noticed a very unusual holiday – international hug day (International Hugging Day).It was founded in the USA in 1986, and rapidly conquered the entire world!

February

February 11 – world day of the sick. (World Day of the Sick). Day was established on 13 may 1992 at the initiative of Pope John Paul II as a day of sick people.

February

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Festivals and celebrations of the world

 

Each country has a rich history, holidays and traditions. If you are planning a trip to another state, want to immerse yourself in a new culture and get a feel of its atmosphere – choose the time for festivals! Visit on the holidays of the peoples of the world, and you will get an unforgettable experience.

In all countries consistently report some important developments ranging from small home gatherings in the family circle, to massive festivals on a national scale. Here is a list of the most exciting holidays of the world.

One of the largest festivals in the world takes place in sultry Argentina in early January and is called “the Carnival of the country”. By the beginning of the holiday you can take your time, because it lasts for two months: from the first Saturday of January to the first Saturday of March. From year to year it is conducted in Gualeguaychú. There are a lot of tourists from all over the world to see the parade of beautiful dancers in bright costumes and become part of this holiday, filled with smiles and fiery South American dances.

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Program of the new year’s festivities in downtown St. Petersburg

This year for St. Petersburgers and guests of the city has prepared the most interesting holiday program – concerts, festivals, riding a roller coaster and the music festival of light projections.

The main new year celebration will start in the city with the arrival of Santa Claus and snow Maiden. Magical train with the main New year will arrive on Wednesday, December 30, at 11:00 on the Ladoga station .

On a fabulous sleigh Santa Claus together with his entourage will travel to St. Petersburg. Santa Claus will visit the red guard, Nevsky and Frunzensky and the Moscow region St. Petersburg, happy New Year young patients of Children’s hospital No. 1 at Vanguard street, and then travel to the area of the Rebellion. From there at 16:00 will begin the parade through the decorated Nevsky Prospekt to Palace square, where from 17:00 will unfold bright theatrical performance . Festive cavalcade will welcome officials of St. Petersburg and the Vologda region, which together with Santa Claus will light the Main Christmas Tree of the city.

On the same day, December 30 . on Palace square will open the music festival of light projections . The first view Petersburgers and city visitors will see at 17:00 . And further, to 7 January videopicture can be viewed daily in 18:00, Continue reading