France will celebrate the Day of Music

On the day of summer solstice on June 21 the whole France celebrates the Day of Music (Fête de la Musique). This relatively young festival appeared in France in 1982, but it quickly won the adulation and popularity. Currently Music Day is celebrated in mo

Dragon Boat Festival in China

On June 16, 2010 in China will be held one of the three major holidays of the country - Duanwu Jie, which is often called the holiday of double-fives, a holiday of Duan Yang, or the Poet Day. This festival is held annually on the fifth day of the fifth mo

In the Czech Republic will be held Five-petalled Rose Festival

On the third Friday of June, on 18 June 2010 in the historic Czech town of Český Krumlov begins an unusual, but very entertaining festival - Five-petalled Rose Festival. This holiday is preserved since ancient times and the tourist, who visits it in Český

Were named the best tourist destinations of business tourism

One of the well-known international companies engaged in market research ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) has published a ranking of countries and cities that are the most popular destinations for business meetings. It is noteworth

Holiday in Vietnam: tourist inflow growth in May

Holiday in Vietnam is becoming more popular. With the reduction of interest among the world tourist society to Thailand in connection with the government crisis, Vietnam seems to have managed to attract to their sights those who are accustomed to rest in
Collection of lilies at Flower Show in Chelsea

In London is being held the Chelsea Flower Show

Flowered azure sky, the gardens wearing funny-colored outfit, and a light spring breeze whispering a rainbow summer song and in London was re-opened one of the most magnificent exhibitions - refined and aristocratic British “Chelsea Flower Show”.

In Denmark is held the largest carnival in Scandinavia

On these days Denmark is one of the festival centers in Europe. On May 24, 2010 in the ancient Danish city of Aalborg has begun the largest carnival in Northern Europe. The theme for the carnival every year is new, so for example, last year it was «La Dol

Arts Festival will be held in Iceland

From mid-May to 5 June in the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik will be held the largest art festival of the country - Reykjavik Art Festival, which program will include a large number of exhibitions, concerts; dancing, theatrical and musical performances. Pr

Spanish cuisine for tourists: Snails Festival in Lerida

On May 21, 2010, in Spain will be held one of the most popular spring culinary festivals in this country – the Festival of snails. Cuisine of Spain is known as one of the best gastronomic attractions in the Mediterranean. Often Spain on the global culinar

Rihanna's concert will be held in Greece

On June 1, 2010 in Greece at the stadium Karaiskakis within the European tour will be held a grand concert of popular singer Rihanna. Rihanna is one of the most successful and popular representatives of the R & B, and its performance is of great interest

Turkey promotes its tourism in California

Holiday in Turkey - its popularity today is beyond the usual European framework. It is possible that after the already traditional for Turkey tourists from Germany, Russia, England and Holland U.S. residents will also choose accommodation in the local res

Festivals of Europe: May 2010

May for Europe is one of the main festival months. Spring in France, the Czech Republic or Russia is turned into a very special time of year not only because of the awakening of the nature, but also revitalizing of the cultural life. Here are some of the

St. Nicholas Day in Italy

On May 9, 2010 in the Italian city of Bari, the capital of the region of Apulia will be held one of the most beloved holidays of the citizens. On this day all people will be noisy and fun to celebrate Sagra di San Nicola - The Day of St. Nicholas, patron

Stallone and Willis will act in a film in Bulgaria

Several major Hollywood stars arrive in Bulgaria for the shooting in several projects on the basis of the Bulgarian studio Nu Boyana. Among the gods of Hollywood, who intend to act in Bulgaria, are such celebrities as Bruce Willis, Jamie Foxx and Sylveste

On Mallorca is being held an exhibition of yachts

International yacht show Saló Nàutic is taking place these days in the capital island of Mallorca Palma de Mallorca. The exhibition opened on April 24, 2010. It is considered to be one of the most popular events on the Balearic Islands, which take place b
Queen's Day in Amsterdam. Photo: wikimedia.org

Queen's Day in the Netherlands

On April 30, 2010 in the Netherlands will be celebrated the Queen's Day - a holiday, which the Dutch consider to be principal to their country. The day of the Queen is set in honor of the birthday of Queen Juliana, which falls on April 30. The current Que
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European economy suffers huge losses due to cancellation of flights

In connection with the largest volcanic eruption of Ejafjadlajokudl occurred in Iceland, from Thursday April 15 in Europe are paralyzed practically all the major airports. The airspace of the European continent was closed. Tens of thousands of flights bot
Shopping in London

Top 10 world capitals for shopping

3. New York. Are presented 46, 91% of world’s leading retailers. New York has long been loved by all shopaholic of the world for a unique shopping and a lot of variety of entertainment for all tastes. One of the most popular shops, no less famous than L

Iceland will mark the first day of Summer in April

On April 22, Iceland celebrates the ancient holiday of Sumarsdag or Siggblot, which means - the first day of summer. The fact is that in the old days in the Icelandic calendar there were no such things as spring and autumn, for 7 months lasted severe nort

Top 10 world capitals for shopping

Berlin, the capital of Germany, is not only an important political and economic center of Europe, but also a truly paradise for shopping of Euro-Asian continent.
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Top 10 world capitals for shopping

Regardless of the amount of money in our wallet, the global financial crisis and the catastrophic problems with work and loans for housing, we always want to look good, have the widest choice and only buy quality products

Barcelona is preparing to celebrate Sant Jordi

On April 23, 2010 in Spain will be celebrated a holiday of Sant Jordi, or St. George. Spain is famous worldwide for its lush colorful festivals and the Spaniards themselves has a reputation of great specialists in regard to entertainment and fun, whether

Turkey 2010: hopes for a successful season

Turkish tourism in 2010 promises to be successful. It is because one of the major tourist destinations of the country - Istanbul – is declared as the Cultural Capital of Europe. Therefore, the city administration is rightfully looking forward to the growi
Versailles could be one of the sites of shootings of the next James Bond film. Photo: wikipedia

France proposes Versailles for shooting the next James Bond film

France wants to become a platform for the next Bond film. It is possible that the next, the 23rd episode of the series about a secret agent James Bond, will be shot in the Versailles. In any case, as it became known to the French edition of L'Express, Fre

In Jordan will be held the Dead Sea Marathon

Jordan and Israel are the two countries that share the coast of the Dead Sea. On April 9, 2010 in Amman, the capital of Jordan, will start perhaps one of the most grueling sports competitions on the planet. It is called the Amman Dead Sea Ultra Marathon.

In Germany you can swim with the penguins

The original idea of attracting tourists and lovers of nature for visiting the water park was coined by the administration of «Spreewelten» Water Park in the German city of Lübbenau). Now visitors can not only relax and rest in the spa complex and enjoy t

Apartments in London: Buckingham Palace for rent

Apartments in London: the capital of Britain cannot be blamed for the fact that housing choice is narrow and stingy. For those looking for the most difficult way to surprise the audience with the new flat London is just the right place.

The unique building in Spain has caused disputes

Costa Blanca, a popular summer resort area in Spain, not so long ago was in the focus of the Spanish public. The reason was a unique building, located near Torrevieja, a resort on the south of Costa Blanca.

The exhibition of yachts in Croatia

From 10 to 18 April 2010 the exhibition of yachts Croatia Boat Show, one of the largest on the Adriatic, will be held in Croatia. The exhibition is held for already 12th time. Venue is the city of Split or rather a picturesque marina for yachts behind one

The former Villa of Versace in Miami became a luxury hotel

A luxury villa in Miami, which once belonged to the famous fashion designer Gianni Versace, opened its doors under a new name. It was reported by the New York Times on Thursday
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