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Holidays and festivals of France

Many tourists choose France as the country that is worth visiting. It is rich in culture, customs and their traditions. Besides, you can always get a lot of impressions from holidays. of which there is great variety. All ceremonial events in any country is always a unique, fun and interesting.

Moreover, festivals are celebrated not only all over the country, but each city separately. Even French villages have their own traditions celebrations. Among them there are both religious and secular. Because, the whole of France divided into provinces, and each has its own calendar where we list all of the festivals and celebrations. People in France love to have a good rest, so the celebrations in this country are rife.

National holidays celebrated throughout the country, there are about 11, they are the holidays. In addition to these activities, each city has its own, which will only understand the inhabitants of this settlement. Will discuss the most popular and interesting ones.

Bastille day

This holiday ranks among the national and is a “red day” calendar. It is celebrated on 14 July each year. The beginning of the story is rooted deep into the history of the country. It refers to an event associated with the first anniversary of the capture of the fortress of the Bastille, is a prison. It happened Continue reading

Summer festival-2015

This year’s summer festival will be held from 21 July to 5 August .

Main currency exchange summer festival is a summer festival Token . You can get it by performing special tasks of the summer festival, and be exchanged for festival items from NPCs in the venues of the festival.

The venue of the festival:

Guilland: ered luin (24.6 s, 93.1 w). How to get there: the fastest horse from the West gate of bree (Halls of Thorin, Senora) to Celondim, then the horse from Celondim to Billand. Get job festival and swap items in stone gazebo, you’ll find it going down the hill to the East of the stables.

The halls of Thorin: the Gates of Thorin (13.8 s, 103.2 w). How to get there: the fastest horse from the West gate of bree (Celondim, Senora) to the Halls of Thorin. Everything interesting is in the tavern Halls. The path to the tavern two: you can go through the Central hall and turn left and go down the stairs and then down a long underground corridor, and it is possible to shorten the path — to the left of the main entrance to the Halls, at the mailbox, there is a small door leading into a Beer hall, and from there through another door you’ll be taken straight to the tavern.

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Best Japanese festivals and events

Spring

Cherry Blossom Viewing .

From mid-March to early may, the cherry blossoms wave sweeps in Japan . towards the North, symbolizing the coming of spring with an explosion of exquisite rose petals. Bloom plunges the country into a frenzy, with TV channels informing about the distribution of flowering in Japan, and the people arranging picnics and even party under the shadow of Sakura. You can feel as if the whole country said, “Hooray, it’s finally spring!”.

In Tokyo, Ueno Park is a popular place for a picnic or a party, watching the cherry Blossoms (usually early April). If you want to enjoy the beautiful view — Maruyama Park . located behind the temple Yasaka . suitable for this is the best.

Sanja Matsuri in Tokyo .

In Tokyo, many festivals, but none of them compares to Sanja-Matsuri . Each may, the streets of Asakusa are filled with life, in anticipation of the beginning of one of the largest and most fun parades of mikoshi ( portable temples). Hundreds of thousands of observers are going to look at the majestic temple, which is on their shoulders are carrying 160 people.

In addition to the mikoshi . the festival offers a variety of food and parades, all accompanied by traditional music.

Summer

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