Once a year some countries have strange and festivals. Some, such as the Brazilian carnival and Spanish bullfighting, known worldwide, while others not. So, our list of the 20 festivals, which are recommended to visit at least once in life.
1) Carnival – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – February 28 – March 4
2) Oktoberfest – Munich, Germany. The last week of September – first week of October.
Now Oktoberfest is held not only in Munich but also in other German cities, and even outside the country, although the holiday itself originated in Munich to this day in the city Oktoberfest is the biggest beer festival in the world. In 2013, the total value of supplied beer for the day was estimated at more than 96 000 000 $.
3) Snow and ice festivals. Harbin, China. 5 January – 5 February.
The Harbin festival is the largest festival of snow and ice in the world, which is confirmed by the different shapes of ice, reaching a height of 6 meters and a full ice buildings from giant chunks of ice.
4) Holi is a famous Hindu festival. 27 March
The festival of Holi is known as festival of colors, and it marks the end of winter and beginning Continue reading