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Famous festivals

with the support of Committee for culture of St. Petersburg and the New stage of the Alexandrinsky theater In the period from 30 June to 9 July 2015 XVII international summer festival of contemporary dance OPEN LOOK St. Petersburg will once again gather at the New stage of Alexandrinsky theatre, main stage BDT them. G. A. Tovstonogov and Erarta stage, the best of the best. Festival OPEN LOOK. founded in 1999, has come a long way from becoming a summer dance school until the most anticipated dance events of the cultural capital of Russia. The organizers of the festival – House of dance “Kannon Dance” is annually presented to the audience global trends in contemporary dance and related disciplines – visual theatre, performance, movie dance, multimedia. The headliner of the festival Netherlands dance theatre (NDT II) – one of the finest repertory theaters and performing modern dance, the calling card of the Netherlands, will give two performances on 1 and 2 July on the main stage BDT them. G. A.

In St. Petersburg will host the first festival “Default case” of travel and work remotely

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Thailand: festivals and holidays

 

Vacation in Thailand is good at any time of year, because you can be a state witness, Buddhist or global events, and, believe me, is unforgettable! Thailand holidays follow one another and the Thais love to relax…Although, perhaps, as all people in the world.

Mother’s day, birthday of His Majesty, Chinese festivals, Buddhist lent, so all the current world holidays…the Exception is 8 – th of March and 23rd of February. Well, the Thais do not celebrate these holidays….But there is a day «the first furrow» «bird day»!

Vacation in Thailand – it «a holiday that is always with you».

We will tell only about the most significant and interesting. Planning a vacation in Thailand, you can try to arrive just under one of them.

«Songkran» – the Thai New year. Yes, Thais celebrate the New year 3 times – with us (Europeans), then with the Chinese, and finally his own, highly original and unlike anything. It «water madness», extravaganza of joy and cleansing, and new life. «Songkran» is the most beautiful, long and important Thai holiday! You will receive the congratulations of all the methods «pouring»: of a bucket, a hose, a water gun, or just scoop out of the barrel. Continue reading

The Italian carnivals

 

Italian carnivals have a religious basis. Many Catholic countries celebrate this holiday.

Let us first razberemsa, where did the word carnival, or carnevale in Italian? Its roots from the Latin ” carnem levare “, which means “to remove meat”. Why this name? In ancient times it was a Banquet which was organised on the last day of the carnival period (“fat Tuesday or martedì grasso”), after which began a period of restriction and fasting, which lasted until Holy Pascha.

Some carnivals in Italy

The largest and most famous carnivals are held in the following cities: Venice (Veneto ), Viareggio (Tuscany ), Ivrea (Piedmont ), Satriano di Lucania (Basilicata ), Acireale (Sicily ), Macca (Sicily ), Fano (Marche ), Manfredonia (Puglia ), Putignano (Puglia ), Striano (Campaign ). Their fame has reached far beyond the borders of Italy and attracts huge number of tourists.

The longest carnival in Italy is held in the city of Putignano, and one of the most ancient carnivals, extant in Verona. its history began with the late middle ages and it bears the original name – Bacan àl del Gnoco .

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  Transcarpathia is extremely rich in tradition and folklore. In the villages and towns of Transcarpathia are the most diverse and interesting festivals and holidays. On an exciting tourist attractions…

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