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…

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Holidays and customs of the Ukrainian people
  Trinity, apostles ' fast, Midsummer. The birth of John the Baptist, Peter and Paul, the Prophet Elijah, Healer Panteleimon, Maccabeus, Saved. Transfiguration, The Dormition Of The Virgin. First Pure.…

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Bright holidays of the world

Modern brides and grooms are some dislike winter so rarely are planning a wedding in the cold season. Although the tradition of throwing the wedding in winter existed among our people for centuries. However, if you decide to get married in the winter, or it just happened that a honeymoon can be sent only in the cold season, don’t despair. Winter travel has its charm, romantic flair and the skillful organization can turn into a real fairy tale.

Positive aspects of a wedding trip in the winter is the lack of crowds of tourists, mothers with screaming children, queues, and reasonable prices. The negative side is cold and unpredictable weather. Although, if your hotel is covered with snow – there will be an additional opportunity to retire and spend time together.

If you want to relax together and enjoy a romantic honeymoon – don’t plan the trip for the winter holidays. Trust, privacy, you can only on a desert island. In other, civilized, places of the globe you will be greeted by festive noise, noise, queues, crowds, and prices for holiday tours can spoil your mood even in love.

The winter holidays can be (conditionally) be divided into two areas. First – “chasing summers” – implies the holidays Continue reading

Festivals, carnivals and festivals in Cuba

 

Tourists love Cuba not only for the warm climate. Cuba attracts its unrestrained joy – if anyone does, and Cubans know a lot about the entertainment and noisy parties!

During festivals, celebrations and carnivals of Cuba attracts a lot of people wishing to enjoy the atmosphere of merriment – at this time the Cubans satisfied with the meal, go around the city in bright clothes and otherwise enjoy life. Cuban festivals and carnivals – the best way to instantly lift your spirits and positive energy for the whole year ahead!

WHAT NATIONAL HOLIDAYS ARE IN CUBA AND HOW THEY CELEBRATE

A large portion of the Cuban population professes Catholicism, but the Catholic Christmas in December is celebrated not as bright as, for example, in Europe. The reason for strict prohibitions associated with the Communist past of the Republic. To celebrate Christmas as a religious holiday, it was banned until 1998.

But the New year is here to meet fun – after a Christmas dinner in the family circle Cubans and visitors to the Island of Freedom to come to the area or beaches and have fun – good, hot climate that promotes much more than we do. New year’s eve you can go to the disco, Continue reading

Wine festival in Cyprus

One of the most famous and beloved “harvest festivals” in Europe — Wine festival in Cyprus. It is held on the island in the early fall of 1961, when the newly independent young Republic decided, on the one hand, to facilitate the “domestic producers”, and — to revive the cult of Dionysus, after a Hellenistic legacy of a highly revered and cultivated by the Greek Cypriots.

The production of grape wines in Cyprus has more than 7 000 years, and the unique climate — 340 Sunny days a year — gives to local wines a unique taste and aroma. They say that mark Antony gave Cyprus to Cleopatra as a wedding gift, saying: “Your love is as sweet as the wine of Cyprus”.

According to the legend, the famous Cypriot wine «Commandaria” drank Jesus and his disciples during the last Supper. Cyprus wines were very popular among the Royal families in Europe, and Richard the Lionheart called Commandaria «wine of kings and the Queen of wines”. During the “Feast of the five kings”, held in 1363 in London, “the Commandaria” treated Continue reading