DANCE OPEN Ballet Festival
  Festival "DANCE OPEN" takes every spring in St. Petersburg the world ballet stars, the leaders of the world's ballet companies and students of ballet schools from around the world.…

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Festivals of Crete
  Festivals in Crete spend often, and scale. The locals love to celebrate everything, literally.. Walk entire villages and even cities, happy to engage in a maelstrom of irrepressible fun…

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Residents of Tambov will greet autumn festival of Japanese cinema

 

Film festival “the Reds” will last four days. This year the eyes of the Tambov fans of Japanese cinema will present five films. Three games, two – animation. The organizers explain that all the films will be accompanied by Russian subtitles.

The opening premiere cinema event will take place on 4 September at 14.30. It is planned that the guests of honor “the Reds” this year will be the counselor of the Embassy of Japan Yosuke Kusakabe and Michio Simizu. The latter during his visit to our city plans to meet with tambovchanka Emily Ermakova. She is a friend of his deceased father Jetsuite Shimizu.

As entertainment this year the organizers decided to hold an exhibition of Japanese car brands. Will accommodate it, according to the Chairman of the Tambov regional branch of the society ’s Russia-Japan” Vyacheslav Fedotov, right on the pad in front of the regional Museum. 4 and 5 September, motorists will be able to look at the car brand Suzuki. The following two days, on 6 and 7 September, gaze Tambukan will present Mitsubishi. Now the organizers are negotiating about other brands.

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The Most striking events of spring

The Main and the most striking event, which is open to all travellers, who visited Azerbaijan in the spring, is the holiday of Novruz – the symbol of spring. Every year on March 21 the whole of Azerbaijan meets this ancient folk festival by preparing yourself for four weeks. Many holiday traditions and rituals of Nowruz whole March surprise and impress foreign visitors. Many people specially go to the regions, for example, in the village of Yukhari Salahli, where they witness a classic ritual, like old times. During the celebration of Novruz in Azerbaijan it is customary to visit, exchange gifts and many sweets that are sure baked in every home.

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev annually on the eve of Novruz Holiday treats congratulations to the Azerbaijani people and the members of his family involved in the festivities, which take place in Baku in front of the Maiden Tower in the Old town and the National seaside Park. September 30, 2009 Nowruz was included in the list of intangible cultural heritage of UNESCO. A February 23, 2010 the United Nations declared March 21 the International day of Novruz.

Azerbaijani spring are all pleased with the wonderful weather and stormy generous variety of natural colors. At this time of the year, Azerbaijani cooks will offer a real vitamin menu Continue reading

Best spring carnivals of the world

 

The world’s best carnivals, which is a great way to have fun before lent by readers of the Guardian.

1. In the first place: Mas Dominik, Roseau, Dominica. This traditional carnival takes place on the eve of Great lent and is characterized by a friendly and non-commercial atmosphere. The holiday is a blend of African masquerade and traditional French carnival. On the first day of the carnival people dress up in costumes or just in pajamas and go outside while banging pots and pans. The atmosphere is so fun and addictive that simple viewer to be no one. The celebration takes place on 1-8 March.

2. France nice Carnival takes place in the middle of February, but at this time there you can ride along the waterfront on an open-top car and enjoy the many yachts. The main events of the festival are held in Place Masséna. The festival usually takes place from 18 February to 8 March.

3. Spain Carnival in Cadiz (South of Spain, Andalusia) is the oldest carnival in the world. The holiday dates back to local customs: carnival arranged, when the long voyage returned sailors with gifts and new clothes, which was dressed and walking around the city. Still during carnival wearing a fun, whimsical costumes singing and marching on the city. The celebration takes place from 3 to 13 March.

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