Monday, June 26, 2017

Events & Festivals

Events & Festivals
// Loading the player ...   // The name alone invited curiosity, and a curious event it is. Burning man is a week long celebration that takes place annually. It is a public display of human expression, hope,...
// Loading the player ...   // Holi is the spring festival of colours, or the festival of love. It is a very ancient festival in the Hindu religion, and has spread to become popular to non-Hindus in all...
There's nothing more annoying than traveling somewhere, only to find out that immediately after you left, a renowned festival went down - and you missed it. The next time before you book your trip, look up all of the...
// Loading the player ...   // The lantern festival is a beautiful display of lights. It is a Chinese festival, celebrated on the first month in the lunisolar year, and on the 15th day of that year....
Excited for the upcoming movie? Well you can travel to Tomorrowland right now instead! Tomorrowland is the largest electronic music festival in the world, and it is held every year in Belgium. Originally, it used to be organized by ID&T,...
The world's largest funfair is always held in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. You may have already heard of it, but it is a two week and two day long folk festival running from late September all until October. The festival is...
"Dia de Muertos” is how you would say Day of the Dead in Spanish. Seems pretty scary to celebrate a day devoted to the dead right? Well in Mexico, people don’t think so. Day of the Dead is celebrated...
The Montreal International Jazz Festival or the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal in french, is a festival held each and every year, in Montreal Quebec, Canada. In 2004 it took the Guinness World Record as the world’s largest...
// Loading the player ...   // What is Carnaval you may ask? Well, it is a very colourful, very exciting, world famous festival held in Rio de Janeiro. It is held before Lent each and every year,...
Don't worry, this festival is nothing violent or offensive. Up Helly Aa is a reference to all of the amazing festivals held in Shetland, Scotland. It is held annually in the dead of winter to mark the end of...