In all ages from the dawn of history, people would arrange their fun on various significant occasions in life. With time, some holidays have become a regular and celebrated on a specific date. The course of history has led us to the fact that people are constantly communicate with each other, and the result of the interpenetration of cultures, the number of holidays has become an accepted, even more, has gained international status, somewhere actually, but somewhere legally.
To its classification international holidays come in various types: personal, family, professional, religious. Based their feature, which increases their value in the modern world is that they bring people together, whether it be holidays, religious or secular.
As an example of international religious Christian holidays can lead to Easter, Christmas.
An example of a secular international holidays are widely known to us holidays: New year’s day, First of may, the Eighth of March (although the holiday was called “international”, but curiously only know him in the former UssR), and even less known holidays: international children’s day, world day of tourist.
What unites people in such celebrations?
Well, let’s say, in the New Year. It is the expectation of a miracle. Continue reading
Contrary to popular perception about the Germans-the workaholics, ready for a year of work, breaks his back, in Germany quite a lot of public holidays marked in work calendars in red rest. Most certainly religious, but many are quite secular – from Mayday to established not so long ago, the day of unification of the country. However, the main and most beloved is undoubtedly Weinacht, Holy Evening, and Russian Christmas.
Thorough the Germans are preparing for it long and carefully, not less than one month. For four Sundays before Holy Night about the upcoming holiday recalls everyone: is celebrated the first Sunday of advent.
In many German homes on this day, lit the first of four candles on the prepared gaily decorated wreath. Closest friends sit at a festive table, to taste the pride of the hostess – Stollen is a yeast cake with fragrant spices, raisins, candied fruit and other Goodies.
December in Germany is a month of purchases. Eager, hurrying, Laden with bags crowd the morning fills the giant Department stores and small souvenir stores. Everyone knows that after the New year to start the sale, all dramatically cheaper, but spoon the road for dinner and a gift for the holiday.
Statistics say that for this month the Germans despise almost more money than the rest Continue reading
1.Steven Drummond, one of the owners of the pub, looking for a new drink for participation in the national exhibition Monteith. To impress the audience at the exhibition and he invented the most freaky cocktail in the world. Agreeing with the owner of the horse farm Craster nearby, he began to harvest semen in stallions. “Necessary” a fair amount of sperm, Steven has launched a new range of cocktails. Shocked the audience at the exhibition avoided the pavilion of the inventor, but in the pub cocktail many visitors came to taste. Especially love the girl. The visitor gladly part with$ 25 up to taste the seed stallions, diluted Apple juice. Stephen is recommended to drink a cocktail in one gulp, not to savor through a straw. Otherwise, you may vomit. Most amazing of all, despite the disgusting taste, quite a few people decided to experiment and tried a cocktail. However, the reserves of equine semen Stephen over, and if you want to savor the most freaky cocktail in the world, we should hurry.
2.Mezcal. This drink from Mexico. The basis of this liqueur is meat. Worms are actually the larvae of a moth that lives on the fruit Continue reading