In August, before the tourist opened many opportunities for travel, so the choice is not so simple. It is best to understand the traditions and culture of local holidays. So the question “where to go in August,” we boldly answer – for holidays and festivals!
The Burning Man Festival
Translates literally this event as “burning man” and represents more than a festival, a social utopia that unfolded in a desert area of Nevada. Declared 10 principles in accordance with which the city lives, consisting of 45 000 participants of the Burning Man festival.
The participants will present their works of art, often unusual and fantastic, however, as their clothes. Artists arrange performances and dances. At several venues DJs 24 hours a day they play music.
Each participant needs to find their own food, meals, lodging and other vital things. Thus, at the end of the holiday, from the host of the party should not remain also a trace. On the last day of the festival suit set fire to a wooden man – Burning Man symbol.
Where to go . the desert of black Rock, Nevada, USA
When . the last Monday of August to the first Monday of September
In a tiny Belgian town Kiewit, hidden in the outskirts of Hasselt, does not have its own airport. But this is a minor annoyance – not a hindrance for hundreds of thousands of music fans flocking to the annual Pukkelpop. A Grand open air, with its roots back in 1985, was created on the initiative of the youth organisation Humanistic Youth of Leopoldsburg.
In just a few years guys, hardly naskrebla money to a number of avant-garde artist Anne Clark, became millionaires, and organized their holiday music is one of the most famous in Europe. Pukkelpop specializing in alternative compositions, lasts three days in August and attracts more than 150 thousand listeners. Despite two consecutive years of tent city were the victim of ruthless elements, the interest in the celebration of music is not quenched. This year eight of its scenes were Ella Eyre, Calvin Harris and GTA, and the next festival, scheduled for 20-22 August 2015, promises to please the melodies Sweethead, Glass Animals and The Neighbourhood.
Sensation, The Netherlands
“The most important dance music event on the planet” – describe Sensation connoisseurs of electronic music. Until 2005 the festival, organized by the P-Man and Dangerous Dave with the assistance Continue reading
After a relaxing summer people want to go on a fun and educational event. So many tourists go to Europe to visit the numerous festivals which take place annually in many famous cities.
Oktoberfest — Munich, Germany
The largest beer festival runs from 22 September to 7 October at the Theresienwiese. This tradition for over two hundred years. The start of the holiday giving 12 shots from a giant cannon, and the mayor of Munich uncorks a barrel of beer.
The event was attended by six Munich Breweries. Everyone taste the traditional Bavarian beer, which can only be purchased in the fall. It is aged a bit longer than a simple light and endowed with rich malt flavor. To the foamy beverage is served and all sorts of Goodies: sausage, toast, meat.
On Central city streets are exciting parades and performances. This event is family start the sky colored orbs and be treated to cotton candy. Kids can ride on the traditional carousel, visit the famous Ferris wheel, and their parents to find something for everyone.
Read more about Oktoberfest You can read HERE .
Street art festival — Norway, Stavanger
In the period from 20 September to 18 November in Norway together talented artists from all around Continue reading
Deutschland ist an seinen Festen und mit jiffy to you verbundenen Traditionen reich. Die Deutschen sind gutherzig, lustig und amüsieren sich mit großem Vergnügen. Die traditionelle Feste feiern sie hell, laut, fröhlich. Vorbereitungen Zur Feier der gehören die Deutschen sehr fleißig und pedantisch. Im Voraus sweaters and shirts sie die Geschenke für die Freunde und Verwandten aus und kaufen sie ein. Außerdem schmücken sie seine Häuser und laden die Gäste ein.
Die bekannteste und beliebteste deutsche Feste sind Weihnachten mit Advent, Ostern, Karneval, und, natürlich, the Oktoberfest.
Jährlich fahren die Tausende von Touristen aus aller Welt nach Deutschland, um Oktoberfest zu beobachten und in dieser Feier teilzunehmen.
Oktoberfest ist das weltberühmteste Volksfest des Biers. Man feiert es in Bayern am Ende des Oktobers. Die Feier dauert 16 Tage. Während des Festes probieren die Münchner und zahllose Gäste verschiedenen Biersorten und sich amüsieren. Der Höhepunkt des Festivals ist ein großer Trachtenzug mit den Teilnehmern aus verschiedenen Ländern. Es wird angenommen, dass das eine die schönste und unvergesslichste Tradition des Festes ist.
Außerdem ist durch Deutschland seinen Karneval berühmt. Jedes Bundesland hat seine a world Continue reading
In the 6th time in Odessa — the pearl of the black sea coast of Ukraine from 15 to 17 September 2006, will host the international jazz festival “jazz Carnival in Odessa”. Founded in 2001, the homeland of the first Soviet jazzman Leonid Utesov, this festival is held annually in the midst of the “velvet season”. The southern sun does not burn, the sea is still warm, but Odessa still lives in the summer and carnival variegated perennial mix of cultures and nationalities, rhythms and styles, sea breeze and dry breath of the black sea steppes. “Carnival” the concept of this jazz festival is absolutely not random: here, in Odessa, invite musicians from different countries, playing a completely different jazz. Carnival discoveries — everyone is sure to find something for their soul.
The great Ella Fitzgerald liked to repeat: “jazz — dark matter”. Jazz really came up with blacks, and yet the jazz public domain. And not incidentally, the legendary Soviet jazzman Leonid Utesov said: “Odessa is the birthplace of jazz!”. This city have in common with jazz atmosphere of humour, celebration and freedom. Thanks to Leonid Utesov and his famous “Tea-jazz”, Odessa was considered the unofficial capital of jazz in the USSR. “Do not let jazz die in his homeland!” — announced at the dawn Continue reading