Offer an easy excursion into the world of unusual and interesting festivals that take place in the most different corners of our planet. One of the most popular months — it’s August, when the warm weather are the most popular and largest of the festivals.
Let’s start with the festival of Wasserstadt . which is held in Berlin. Translated from German it means ” water fight “. It is far from harmless wetting with water, and a serious battle, with not only water. Participants pelted each other like balls with water and rotten eggs, flour, fruit, and even dirty diapers. Usually take part in the battle up to 1,000 people, but in 2011, the bridge gathered about 5,000 people, which caused considerable concern among the organizers. In any case, this festival is just beginning to grow and gain popularity
Go to the next festival — it Mwaka Kogwa . the four-day celebration that is carried out in Makunduchi, a village in the southern part of Zanzibar. Men armed with banana stems, take part in amusing fights for the celebration of the New Year. The idea is to get rid of disagreements and misunderstandings of the past year and to start the new year with a clean slate
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