Historical carnival in Ivrea
Ivrea – Turin
From 6 January to 5 February
From 6 January 2008 began a famous Historical carnival in Ivrea. The carnival, which this year marks 200 years, traditionally opened to the sounds of pipes and drums. In his program numerous parties and events, and the culmination will be fascinating famous and spectacular Orange battle (Battaglia delle Arance – Battaglia delle Arance), who came from the customs of young people, which will unfold on the main squares of the city. Battaglia delle Arance symbolizes the struggle for freedom and is the Central event of the carnival in Ivrea. Thanks to the Orange battle, this Carnival is rightly recognized as one of the main festivals not only in Italy but also in Europe.
Big fun carnival of Busseto
From 20 January to 10 February
January 20, will start the Big fun carnival (Gran Carnevale della Risata – Gran Carnevale della Risata) in Busseto, in the province of Parma. The carnival takes place 127 the second year in a row, and in his program this time is two new ceremonial processions: the first – the competition for the best transformation and the image of the famous “couples” Italian cinema and literature “don Camillo and Peppone”, the second Continue reading
The resort Koblevo located on the black sea coast, 55 km from Odessa and 78 km from Nikolaev. A pleasant surprise for those who are going to be here for the first time, will be the absence of the private sector. Koblevo — is a resort in its pure form, consisting of a large number of boarding houses, hotels and databases. They are all on the beach.
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How to get in Koblevo
The easiest way to get in Koblevo from nearby cities of Nikolaev or Odessa.
In Nikolaev you can go in Koblevo the Central bus station. Place of origin minibuses in Koblevo — a public transport stop on Chigrin St. In the daytime taxis depart as they are filled by passengers, often every 30-40 minutes. Travel time — 1.5 hours. The last bus to Koblevo departs at 20.00. The cost of taxis Nikolaev-Koblevo one way — 30 UAH.
To reach Nikolaev bus station in Koblevo and can bus, going in the direction of Odessa. In this case, you will need to change trains in Koblevo. Continue reading
We don’t want to believe that a wedding is no longer fashionable, but Fashionable, too!
Wedding ceremony is experiencing a real boom. Young people rarely want to organize a “modest candlelight dinner”, and are increasingly turning to sources of culture, paying due attention to the ancient rites and ceremonies, complementing the feast, original customs of other peoples of the world and organizing your wedding in a particular style. Here’s more about it, the more that ’s wedding season” can be called open!
When was the Christianity of Kievan Rus was intended as the official religion, began the formation of a traditional wedding ceremony, which took almost 7 centuries. Up to this point, all the rituals were directly connected with the pagan beliefs of ancient Slavs. But, despite all the efforts to completely eradicate paganism failed. That turned symbiosis of Christianity and pagan rites. After the 16th century, there has been a better ritual with defined stages, wedding attire and attributes, and of course folklore, which reached to our days. But the main innovation was mandatory Church lighting of the marriage.
It is accepted that the ceremony itself is divided into several stages, namely: pre-wedding customs (Dating, Continue reading