In the beautiful country of Italy, there are many celebrations and holidays: most that revolve around feast in honor of Saints or other religious holidays. With their vibrant lifestyle, spending a holiday in their culture would be a grand party...
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Hogmanay is the name given to the New Year festival by the people of Scotland. We look at the origins of this, and some of the customs around it. Could the Vikings have brought it over with them?
Travel to Germany at Christmas time and experience a magical German Christmas with all its lovely traditions.
Busójárás or Buso-walking is an age-old annual tradition specific to the town of Mohács, Hungary. Busójárás is similar to a pagan ritual that has its roots in Ottoman times and celebrates the end of winter.
Pollone, near Biella, near Torino in northern Italy. The end of too short a vacation with wonderful friends, good food, delicious wines & staggering views. From me: "Arrivaderci... I leave my heart".
Perhaps many people consider Russians to be crazy, after-all the term Crazy Ivan refers to Russians, but are all russians truly mad or crazy? Looking at the odd Russia Videos on RU websites seems to suggest that Russians are indeed crazy.
Bauta masks are one of the traditional types worn by Carnavale attendees. These masks not only hide the visual identity of the wearer but they also change the pitch of their voice making it one of the most effective of all identity masking masks.
Childhood memories are good to look back on.
The medieval festival of Rochechoaurt, (or the fête Médiévale de Rochechourt), is held every year the quaint medieval town in Limousin, France. The festival, held at the foot of the magnificent medieval chateau of Rochechouart, brings to life the middle ages in song, music, craft, feasting,...