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.
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Strong guys in embroidered shirts, standing on stage, singing so heartfelt that skin was crawling. “Russia build guys…” the Hall filled to overflowing drama together they sang.
All in all, the traditional festival “Golden autumn-2007” took part more than two thousand representatives talented students engaged in Amateur performances. Groups and soloists competed in eight genre categories for the right to be the best. The winners were published last Friday — they were in a Grand gala concert.
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The popularity and status of the festival is growing each year. It was an ambitious student project in the Orel region: both the representation and the artistic quality of teams and participants, and coverage of educational institutions of the region.
This year the contest was unusual — even more ambitious, entertaining, thoughtful. Let’s start with the fact that it involved the contestants not only from eagle, but also from the districts. This never happened before ever. After the “Golden autumn” in the regional centers, the Grand Prix came to the regional competition in eagle. And not just arrived, and was able to perform well on the big stage.
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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