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Off the coast of Brazil, Olinda, you will find white beaches and beautiful carnivals

Amazingly beautiful city and the resort Olinda

Olinda is a small city in the Brazilian state of Pernambuco.

The city is home to slightly less than 400 thousand people.

It is located on the extreme Eastern point of the coast of Brazil, on the Atlantic ocean.

Just at the very sharp corner of the continent of South America, known for a large physical map of the world hanging in every school.

The city is built a bit further South (8°) at the equator, where eternal summer reigns, and the proximity of the ocean significantly softens the heat of the tropics, making this place truly a Paradise.

The city was founded in 1535 by the Portuguese, sought after by Spain to the development of new lands in the West.

It is possible to understand woozy from the long voyage of a Portuguese captain, who, seeing beautiful beaches, fertile soil and lush vegetation exclaimed: “Oh, Linda!”, which translated from Portuguese means “How beautiful!”.

But even for us, not too tired on long trips, this city and the area around it will seem a Paradise.

Almost endless ocean beaches of Brazil with fine white sand, nice looking terrain with low hills covered with Continue reading

In Ekaterinburg made the best clowns of the world

One viewers like buffoonery with bright painted faces of clowns, and the other classical methods, the third is new, as they say themselves clowns, carucci, gags, which had not been demonstrated. Photo press service of the Yekaterinburg circus.

Yekaterinburg circus spent the VI world festival of clowns, which for four days has visited more than twenty thousand inhabitants of the capital of the Urals and visitors alike. This time everything clowns participated for the first time. And many of them first visited in Russia.

The audience favorite of the festival was the American Bello Nock. Three times he appeared on the arena. And every room had probably remained in the memory of viewers, especially the last movement, jumping on the trampoline, hung in the air in various poses. Not to laugh, looking at him, it was simply impossible. After the show, when it was announced that every viewer can get an autograph from any of the participants of the festival and take a picture with him, Bello Knock was surrounded by the crowd of enthusiastic young and adult fans.

Most lyrical clown festival, without doubt, Francesco (France). A number of the earth (air) ball was very simple, yet very touching. Paul Morocco and OLE plus ‘Deluded Continue reading

Five of the best beer festivals of the world

The beer nation, of course, are the Germans – according to the polls, in Germany regularly consume this drink, 67% of women and 91% men.

It is not surprising that the world’s largest beer festival – Oktoberfest takes place in Germany. It was first held in October of 1810 Bavaria, then was celebrated the marriage of Ludwig I and Princess Therese of Saxony.

On this occasion, had arranged a Grand festivities with beer and races, taking place at the city gates in a large meadow that since then bears the name of Terezinho. They also invited all the inhabitants of Munich, the beer was poured for free. The event is so liked Ludwig that he ordered me to hold it annually. Since then, on the third Saturday of September begins the festival of Oktoberfest. At the Theresienwiese erected a giant beer tents – affiliates of the Munich beer halls, modestly referred to as “tents”. Always 14, and is also a tradition.

Each year, the Oktoberfest attracts about a million people. They drink 10 million pints of beer, eat 750 thousand fried chicken and 800 thousand sausages. And yet – are buying up tens of thousands of glowing horns, hearts and hats with flashing lights, and not sentimental reasons. These unpretentious decoration in fact have absolutely practical purpose: after the glorious celebration of a special service by the flickering lights detects a motionless Continue reading

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The Best festivals in the world
The beer nation, of course, are the Germans - according to the polls, in Germany regularly consume this drink, 67% of women and 91% men. It is not surprising that…

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Happy New Year. New Year on the threshold
Blue wooden Horse now knocks at every man's door! Soon will come the most important, the most striking and fabulous holiday on the planet — the NEW YEAR! The children…

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