Bright orange, Sunny yellow, fiery red and white – chrysanthemum amaze us with its variety of colors and shapes. They can be gentle and stern, shy and aggressive, self-confident and shy. And if You want to see a real riot of colors on the background polyphase autumn nature, which can be compared with night fireworks, You need to go to German, idyllic village at the foot of the black forest, Lahr (Lahr, Schwarzwald, Germany), where 22 October-13 November-the biggest in Germany autumn flower festival – the Festival of chrysanthemums .
From the history of the holiday
In the late 80-ies of the last century gardeners G. Lar visited French sister city Share where they were struck by the beauty of lush flowering cascading chrysanthemums, which in Germany in those days, almost nothing was known. To decorate the city with waterfalls of bright colors in a period when almost nothing is blooming, that is, in late autumn, German gardeners have thoroughly studied the manner and method of cultivation cascading forms. From fast-growing and abundantly blooming varieties they managed to grow cascading chrysanthemums, reaching up to two meters in length!
In November 1993 for the first time in Lara were decorated with cascades of chrysanthemums public buildings. In parallel, in the city hall Sulzberghalle passed Continue reading
If you have become boring standard holiday on the beach resorts of Turkey and Egypt, if you are aiming to get a boost of energy and many new impressions, to see the ocean and just have a good time, a trip to a magical Brazilian carnival in Rio de Janeiro is exactly what you need.
Carnival and Samba parade in Brazil is held annually in late February-early March ( or to be more precise, the 40 days before Holy week) and lasts from Sunday to Wednesday. Many tourists believe that the carnival is the prerogative only of the capital of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro. But it is not so. Carnival wave covers all regions of the country, and in every province, in every city this holiday in its own. For example, in Salvador da Bahia passes « black carnival”, famous for its exotic African ( in Salvador da Bahia 80% of the population is black immigrants from Africa) and Groovy folk festivals. But in whatever city in the country did not pass Brazilian carnival, Samba at carnival in Brazil is the same air without which masquerade and parade is simply impossible, because the whole holiday is endless passionate dance that encompasses not only the platform and sambadrome, but all the streets and even at home. Travel planning and travel to the Brazilian carnival in Rio de Janeiro best place to start for two to three months before you travel. Continue reading