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The Most interesting and unusual festivals

If you want an unforgettable experience, then you should visit some countries of the world in that moment, when they are interesting national holidays.

It is a festival of torches in Scotland, Dutch flower parade, a procession of naked men in Japan, Spanish Tomatina, a light show in Berlin and other interesting and unusual festivals in the world .

We have already talked about how people celebrate New year in different countries. now let’s learn about other events and festivals in which to participate in certain times of the year.

Holiday Aphellio – Shetland Islands

Celebrates the famous Scottish celebration aphellio on the last Tuesday of January in the town of Lerwick in the North of the Shetland Islands. This is the day that Vikings dressed participants with torches and resounding horns lead through the city’s 30-foot ship with a dragon on the nose for later burning it up on the beach.

The holiday is dedicated to the Vikings, who landed in the 9th century on the Shetland Islands, near the coast of Scotland, and this Continue reading

The 15 best festivals in the world

 

Annually in the world there are hundreds of festivals. Everyone can find the one that best suits his interests and Hobbies. I suggest to consider the list of most famous world festivals. Choose what best suits your interests. When Shakespeare compared the world to a stage, he probably did not even know that when something is so easy to learn. Not much to speak of diversity of actors and the variety of scenes. Festivals are the perfect example of a scene that allows us to learn about another culture, religion, traditions and customs of another country. Most festivals cover different activities, interests and Hobbies.

Festivals around the world devoted to the culture and religion

#1 New year Celebration in China

This is the biggest New year celebration in the world. Chinese New year based on lunar calendar and has been celebrated for over 4000 years. The festival runs for two weeks. If you know Chinese, then you will understand what I mean. For them this time of year is really special. The festival includes parades, national food, fireworks show and more. Like other new year traditions, Chinese New year is aimed at family circle. Before the holiday is necessarily conducted in Chinese homes, General cleaning, which symbolizes purity and wealth in the new year.

#2 Diwali in India (festivals of the world)

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The Most unusual festivals in the world

Every year around the world held more than hundreds of different festivals. Some of them are quite traditional, while other festivals are striking in their uniqueness and even absurdity. Perhaps the existence of such festivals you never knew existed!

Festival of cuckolds (Festa del Cornuto)

Rock Canterano (Roca Canterano, Italy

Why cry when you can have fun? As much as the other participants of the Festival of cuckolds, which is held annually in the village of Rock Canterano, near Rome. Instead sprinkle his ashes on his head, deceived by their halves of Italian men and women put on the heads of cute horns and merry go March in the streets of the village. The carnival procession is accompanied by songs, dances and satirical sketches on the theme of adultery.

Basically, cheating is not a reason to have fun, but as they say, “If the bride went to another, who knows who the lucky one.”

The mud festival (Boreyong Mud Festival)

Boring (Boreyong), South Korea

Cissy is unlikely to want to attend this fun festival. The participants of the mud Festival, which is held annually in South Korea, naked almost naked, and then coated with sea mud yourself and everyone Continue reading

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