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World Famous Festivals
Our hand-picked selection of the best festivals and events from around the world.
World Famous Festivals
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elephant festival, jaipur, rajasthan, india. It is held on March, in holy festival and in this festival, the most beautifully decorated elephant is awarded.
Decorated Indian elephant
Colorfully decorated elephant
Songkran in Thailand, The most fun you'll have in the world's largest waterfight.
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Songkran (Thai's New Year Celebration) in April. The most fun you'll have in the world's largest waterfight. #Songkran #Thailand #WaterFestival Your Phuket Thailand Vacation Planner with best Hotel-Tour-Golf prices in Phuket. www.phuketgolfleisure.com
Songkran (Thai's New Year Celebration) in April. The most fun you'll have in the world's largest waterfight. things to do in thailand, thailand travel
Nobody escapes getting wet during the annual Songkran Water Festival in April!
Carnival in Rio. Read "Top 10 Festivals For Your World Travel Bucket List" at GreenGlobalTravel....
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Rio Carnival! gahh so pretty. this festival makes mardi gras look lame
Rio Carnival: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Occurs from March 4th to 8th. The Biggest Party on Earth? Quite possibly. More than 2 million people hit the streets every day with stunning displays, raunchy dancing and samba beats the main theme. For backpackers in South America, the Rio Festival is an almost rites of passage and many even plan their trips around it. Be sure to sort accommodation out in advance if you’re planning on coming to Rio during the Carnival.
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Carnival in Rio. Read "Top 10 Festivals For Your World Travel Bucket List" at GreenGlobalTravel.com.
Carnaval, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil * Few places in the world celebrate Carnaval, the pre-Lenten celebration of excess that coincides with the height of the Brazilian summer, quite like Rio. Carnaval officially kicks off on February 28th, with samba balls, endless parades of dancers and bands, and a sense of frenzy and bacchanalia that engulfs the city.
Chinese Sky Lantern Festival in Pingsi, Taiwan
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Bucket List: To Attend A Chinese Lantern Festival
Chines Lantern Festival.
Sky Lantern Festival. On my bucket list.
Taiwan Paper Lantern Festival! This is so Tangled. I want to do it :]
The Albuquerque, New Mexico balloon festival, known as the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®, is the world's largest hot air ballooning event. For nine days during the first full week of October, hundreds of colorful balloons float above the city each morning as dawn breaks over the Sandia Mountains. It's no wonder this visual feast is said to be the world's most photographed event.
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The Albuquerque, New Mexico balloon festival, known as the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta®, is the world's largest hot air ballooning event. For nine days during the first full week of October, hundreds of colorful balloons float above the city each morning as dawn breaks over the Sandia Mountains. It's no wonder this visual feast is said to be the world's most photographed event. --Put it on the bucket list lol
New Mexico - Albuquerque balloon festival, is the world's largest hot air ballooning event. For nine days during the first full week of October, hundreds of colorful balloons float above the city each morning as dawn breaks over the Sandia Mountains.
hotair balloon festival in new mexico
Lantern Festival (China)
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wedding ideas - Paper lanterns
write a hope, dream, or secret on a biodegradable floating lantern and let go of it after wedding. have photographers take picture
Dream wedding includes = Biodegradable sky lanterns
paperlanterns! considering this. pretty good price here.
Chinese lanterns, Great wedding idea!
Ice Festival, Sapporo, Japan
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The Sapporo Snow Festival, one of Japan's largest winter events, attracts a growing number of visitors from Japan and abroad every year. Every winter, about two million people come to Sapporo to see a large number of splendid snow and ice sculptures lining Odori Park, the grounds at Community Dome Tsudome, and along the main street in Susukino. For seven days in February, Sapporo is turned into a winter dreamland of crystal-like ice and white snow.
Winter Wonderland - Sapporo Snow Festival @ Japan
10 Best Winter Travel Spots: Sapporo, Japan: Prepare to be amazed by snow sculptures, skiing, traditional Japanese architecture, and hot springs. The painstaking attention to detail for which the Japanese are known makes for glorious, unbelievable snow carvings as intricate as finely trimmed bonsai trees. About a four-hour flight from Tokyo, this vacation spot is for those who want to go slightly off the beaten path. Where to Stay: The Ginrisou ryokan
Sapporo, Japan: Sapporo snow festival- Prepare to be amazed by snow sculptures, skiing, traditional Japanese architecture, and hot springs. The painstaking attention to detail for which the Japanese are known makes for glorious, unbelievable snow carvings as intricate as finely trimmed bonsai trees. About a four-hour flight from Tokyo, this vacation spot is for those who want to go slightly off the beaten path.
The Kite Festival :: In Gujarat, Uttarayan is celebrated in the middle of January, and signifies the end of winter and the coming of spring. For a week, people from all walks of life, and age be damned, fly kites with abandon, creating patches of every imaginable colour in the blue skies above. Not even night can stop the Kite-flying craze. As soon as the sun sets, illuminated box Kites dot the night sky. Known as tukkals, these kites are often strung together in a line, adding to the beauty ...
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The kite thread spools, Uttarayan Kite Festival
Colorful kite string
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Kites kite strings on sale at Manek Chowk, Ahmedabad before the Kite Festival.
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#Firkins (kite string spools) of #manja - #Festival of #Kites #makar #sankranti
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Holi Festival, India - a Hindu spring tradition where people throw brightly colored, perfumed powder at each other in celebration of spring!- one day ill get here
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Holi Festival - a Hindu spring tradition where people throw brightly colored, perfumed powder at each other in celebration of spring! Bucket list! I could imagine this being a fashion too! Its also like the Color Run, which is something I really wanna do!!!
(Holi Festival - a Hindu spring tradition where people throw brightly colored, perfumed powder at each other in celebration of spring.) This looks like a very fun filled festival that is taking place in front of a Temple. This is a great use of a variety of colours apart from the usually seen colours of reds and golds.
Holi Festival, India - a Hindu spring tradition where people throw brightly colored, perfumed powder at each other in celebration of spring! #bucketlist
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La Tomatina festival the annual tomato fight in Bunol, Valencia, Spain
Bucket list. Be part of a Tomatina in Spain!!!
Hurry up!!! Book your #hostel in Valencia and enjoy #Tomatina with us. You don't know what it is? Is the world's largest tomato fight is a weeklong celebration that includes #music, parades and fireworks, but is highlighted by the tomato fight in the town square. The battle begins at high noon after more than 300,000 pounds of tomatoes are trucked in. For one hour, locals and tourists pelt and pummel each other, creating a memorable and mushy mess.
I'll put this on my bucketlist!!!
Tomato Fights! Imagine water balloon fights, but for grown ups :)
Tomatina, one of the most world-famous event in #Spain. Have a look at our holidays: http://www.pura-aventura.com/holidays/spain-holidays
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carnaval de rio de janeiro 2013 - Buscar con Google
Rio Carnival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. World famous carnival that is full of life!
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Rio Carnaval The Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro, the largest carnival in the world, takes place yearly before Lent. Two million people swell the streets of Rio daily during the festival, drinking and sambaing their way through the city.
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Carnival, Rio de Janerio
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Rio De Janeiro Carnival!
Traditional Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro takes place once a year
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Rio Carnival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - a memory for a lifetime. www.selectlatinamerica.co.uk
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Samba School Parade in Sambadrome - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
big spider major attraction at carnival..
If you love variety, energy and novelty, you're going to love the Rio Carnival. #Rio #Carnival #Travel #Brasil
Rio de Janeiro carnival, Rio de Janeiro
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Party at Rio de Janeiro's Carnaval!
The Rio Carnival is colorful and extravagant. #Rio #Carnival #Travel #Brasil
Rio de Janiero Brazil Carnival 2012
Carnivalia, a green-themed parade along 17th Street and Lincoln Road in Miami Beach at #Sustainatopia #laluchimagazine
Rio Carnival Masks - Rio de Janeiro
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Oktoberfest 2012 in Munich...it's happening
Oktoberfest, Munich, Germany: Late September-first weekend in October One word: beer. This festival is now held all around the world. It is an important part of Bavarian culture.
50 Greatest Festivals in the World | Festivals. Oktoberfest is at the top of the list. Plan mid Sept to early October.Dress in Traditional Bavarian dress or look out of place. Huge crowds of people there to have a good time. Eat, drink and party!
50 Greatest Festivals in the World-- Adding these to the bucket list.
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Oktoberfest beer girl costume http://www.oktoberfesthaus.com
Woman selling pretzels at Oktoberfest http://www.oktoberfesthaus.com
#Oktoberfest Beer Guide 2013: Prost! Dress the part!
Zee Oktoberfest Munchen Pretzel Ladies! The Brezen girls that go around and sell "pretzls"! Where are the damn Nachos and Caramel Corns???
Holi Festival of Colors at the Krishna Temple
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Festival of Colours, Krishna Temple, Utah - Interesting picture of masses of people throwing colors at each other.
Holi Festival of Colors Utah
Holi Festival of Colors at the Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork, Utah. Definitely on the bucket list
Running of the Bulls
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watch people run with the bulls in Spain
Running with the Bulls in Spain? Yes and its number #3 on my "Bucketlist"
Running with the Bulls is another traditional celebration that takes place in Spain!
La Tomatina (Tomato Throwing festival)
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La Tomatina - A festival that's held in the Valencian town of Buñol, where people throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for fun. On my bucket list
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La Tomatina- this is on my bucketlist
La Tomatina Festival, the “World’s Biggest Food Fight”, taking place in Buñol, Spain, a week starting from the last Wednesday of every August. The weeklong festival features music, parades, dancing, and fireworks. On the night before the tomato fight, participants of the festival compete in a paella cooking contest.
From #BurningMan 2011. Once a year, tens of thousands of participants gather in Nevada's Black Rock Desert to create Black Rock City, a temporary community based on radical self expression. They depart one week later, having left no trace whatsoever. Ther's a place I would love to find myself once in a life.
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From #BurningMan 2011. Once a year, tens of thousands of participants gather in Nevada's Black Rock Desert to create Black Rock City, a temporary community based on radical self expression. They depart one week later, having left no trace whatsoever.
#BurningMan #SoCool #ScottLondon yea I did find love here <3
Burning man 2011 by Scott London
Scott London. Burning Man Festival in Nevada.
Burning Man Festival / Black Rock Desert / Nevada: one day
Songkran Water Festival – New Year Celebration in Thailand