Until then they hadn’t invented beer, it is unknown where people communicate and spend their leisure time. Today for this purpose there are not only pubs, restaurants and bars, and beer festivals. Below we present the ranking of the most popular beer festivals in the world.
The Germans – the best beer nation in the world. According to statistics drinking beer in Germany, 68% of women and 93% of men. It is therefore not surprising that one of the largest beer festivals Oktoberfest takes place in Germany.
It was first held in October of 1810, during the celebration of the marriage of king Ludwig the First and Therese of Saxony. At the time, were arranged in a mass parade of horse races and beer. The event was so pleased the monarch that he ordered to conduct annual beer festival. Since then, every 3rd Saturday of September, millions of tourists and residents come to Oktoberfest, which is held on the Theresienwiese. Here are erected huge tents, designed for several thousand people. Each tent is a branch of the famous Munich beer.
During the celebration beer festival every year 11 million visitors drink pints of beer, eat more than 800 thousand sausages and about 750 thousand chickens.
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In this article I would like to tell You about Easter in France and the traditions of its celebration.
In 2015, for all Catholics, Protestants and Orthodox believers lovely Easter holiday – Easter falls on April 5.
However, worldwide it is well loved not only by believers, but also many people that are not related to faith and religion, Easter is both a religious holiday and the holiday of spring and renewal. In addition, it is a great occasion to bring together family and friends, and for children to make their favourite pastime – hunting for eggs!
The French are sensitive to the feast of the Passover, in the cathedrals bells ring, are held celebratory mass, and in Easter week and many activities: exhibitions, workshops, talks, installations of the events of Christ’s life, praying together, etc.
But the French also value in Easter spring happy mood, the opportunity to gather the whole family at the holiday table, to see the happy faces of children looking in a garden of colorful eggs and candy. In France it is customary to greet each other with cards, treats, small symbolic gifts in the form of eggs, chickens, chickens, rabbits. Why? Let’s find out…
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Beer in Munich, lobster in Spain, or wine in France? Guide to culinary holidays in Europe.
Long want to visit Europe, but can’t find a decent reason? Of course, the Old world is beautiful for its unforgettable history and architecture – but it’s so corny… For those who want to European vacation were really “delicious” is not superfluous to familiarize with the list of European cities that are famous for their culinary festivals and holidays! Particularly relevant gastronomic journey will be now, when every little bit famous the city is hosting a special celebration, associated with the end of the agricultural season in the region, harvesting and tasting the fruit.
So, foodies Belarus, do not lose time in vain, and unite and go to Europe in the fall to not only please the eyes and the stomach!
Definitely the most “common” and popular European culinary holiday European autumn – famous “Оktoberfest” in Germany. Every year about six million fans of German beer and sausages concerted series go to Munich to join this amazing event. According to statistics, during the celebration of the drink about 600 million liters of beer, eaten 600 thousand fried chicken and 80 great way fattened bulls. If you don’t want to stay away Continue reading