The Munich Oktoberfest is listed in the Guinness Book as the world’s largest folklore festival. Every year it attracts more than 6 million tourists. Oktoberfest has taken its roots since the XIX century, when it was first held in honor of the wedding of the future King Ludwig I. In addition to the mountains of food, visitors to this holiday can enjoy colorful parades, dances, and various attractions at fairgrounds. But the main thing here is Oktoberfest beer, which is prepared exclusively by Munich companies, and only for this celebration.
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On the southeast coast with a length of 30 km are the white beaches of Punta Cana. This place will appeal to real adventure lovers, because there remains a corner of untouched nature. Near the wild jungle is located a whole network of luxury hotel complexes that await fans of the Latin American atmosphere. Almost all year round here the ambient temperature is not lower than +26 C °. The resort is just a godsend for nature lovers: here you can swim among coral reefs, stroke the stingray and eat bananas, which are known to help in the synthesis of the hormone of happiness! Also Punta Cana is a great place for a family holiday. Continue reading
The smallest state of India is very popular with tourists. There are many lovely, touching holiday traditions. Christianity left its mark on the local culture, because once Goa was a Portuguese colony. The extraordinary churches of the 17th century attract attention, and the cathedrals in Old Goa are the largest in Asia. More than a third of the local population are Catholics. Each small village is proud of its own parish church.
Come for impressions from mid-December. Street singing, concerts, scenery, rural nativity scenes show Goa on the other, unusual side. Buildings are decorated with multicolored five-pointed stars. Continue reading