What famous Venetian carnival?
  "Off Convention!" – motto of any carnival. But first, it concerns the carnival in one of the most beautiful cities in the world – Venice. No wonder he is…

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Italy: Venice - the famous carnival
  We managed to visit Venice carnival last year, but the same great atmosphere in Venice certainly prevails also in these days because famous Venice carnival is now in full…

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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.

The Trinity is celebrated on the 50th day after Easter. The Bible says that on this day came down on the apostles the grace of the Holy spirit. In the people the Pentecost is celebrated for three days. The first day, that Green, or Klechalnoe Sunday, the second – Klechalniy Monday and the third – Bogodukhov day.

In Green Sunday need to be especially careful, as this day the greatest aggressiveness of Miwok, mermaids, petercat and other evil spirits.On this day, to go to the cemetery and commemorate the dead relatives, necessarily leaving them any food. In Klechalnoe Monday after Church sanctifies the field that the Lord would protect them from hail and fire. In Bogoduhov day sanctified wells. “Trinity three holidays rich: flowers, herbs and ruddy in the summer..”

The apostles ‘ fast is celebrated on the second week after Trinity. Its duration depends on the Trinity, since it ends on 12 July, on the day of Peter and Paul. According to the legend Kiev was established by Saint Peter Continue reading

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