World Famous Festivals
Our hand-picked selection of the best festivals and events from around the world.
World Famous Festivals
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Decorated Indian elephant::
elephant festival, jaipur, rajasthan, india. It is held on March, in holy festival and in this festival, the most beautifully decorated elephant is awarded.
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
Taking part in Songkran Festival in Thailand is something that is not to be missed. Its the worlds largest water fight and it happens country wide during the Thai New Year. http://theplanetd.com/thailands-songkran-festival-the-worlds-largest-waterfight/ Discovered by The Planet D at Chiang Mai, Thailand
Nobody escapes getting wet during the annual Songkran Water Festival in April! (via theplanetd.com)
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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Paper lanterns being released during The Lantern Festival
Chines Lantern Festival.
Bucket List: Chinese Lantern Festival
On my bucket list: Chinese Sky Lantern Festival in Pingsi, Taiwan
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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BUCKET LIST!!! 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.
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.
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Lantern Festival (China)
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Chinese Sky Lanterns, also known as Kongming Lanterns, are said to be invented by a hero named was Kongming. Chinese Paper Lanterns are ideal for wedding, holiday, birthday and other celebrations parties, they are the perfect, safe alternative to fireworks display that can provide a finale to your big day that you and your guests will remember forever!
write a hope, dream, or secret on a biodegradable floating lantern and let go of it after wedding. have photographers take picture
paperlanterns! considering this. pretty good price here.
Chinese lanterns, Great wedding idea!
Ice Festival, Sapporo, Japan
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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.
I so want to be this kid! Sapporo Snow Festival - Japan - February. One of Japan's largest winter events where over 400 snow statues and ice sculptures will be displayed!
Winter Wonderland - Sapporo Snow Festival @ Japan
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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Indian Wedding, Colourful. #Pinned by Devika Narain
Zindagi Me Bhariya Ptango Ki Tarah Akash Me Bulandi Paiya Aur Apni Mehanat Ki Dor Se Us Bulandi Ko Sambhal K Rakhiya Happy Makarsankranti Happy Uttarayan Celebrate the festival with traditional food
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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Bucket List: Holi Festival - a Hindu spring tradition where people throw brightly colored, perfumed powder at each other in celebration of spring! bucketlist!
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!!!
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La Tomatina festival the annual tomato fight in Bunol, Valencia, Spain
Bucket list. Be part of a Tomatina in Spain!!!
I'll put this on my bucketlist!!!
Tomato Fights! Imagine water balloon fights, but for grown ups :)
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. www.riverhostelvalencia.com
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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Rio Carnaval - The Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro, the largest carnival in the world, takes place yearly before Lent.
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Rio Carnival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. World famous carnival that is full of life!
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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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Samba School Parade in Sambadrome - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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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 Carnival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - a memory for a lifetime
Rio de Janeiro carnival, Rio de Janeiro
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The Rio Carnival is colorful and extravagant. #Rio #Carnival #Travel #Brasil
Carnivalia, a green-themed parade along 17th Street and Lincoln Road in Miami Beach at #Sustainatopia #laluchimagazine
Go Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro
Rio Carnival Masks - Rio de Janeiro
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#ridecolorfully Carnival in rio anyone?
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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
The girl that goes around and sells pretzels. Fest #pretzl. -- I miss Germany so much.
Zee Oktoberfest Munchen Pretzel Ladies! The Brezen girls that go around and sell "pretzls"! Where are the damn Nachos and Caramel Corns???
#Oktoberfest Beer Guide 2013: Prost!
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"
Ok, so I don't want to DO this...but I'd love to be there for the party, and just watch people (of questionable sanity) run with the bulls. I may run too, but I'll be chasing the cocktail cart!
La Tomatina (Tomato Throwing festival)
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Be in a food fight #bucketlist
MIS PALABRAS Y SENTIMIENTOS: LA TOMATINA #Colors #Spain #cultural #festival #music #people #colors #europe #europeanfestivals #boys #girls #party #concerts #tomatoes #latomatina #valencia #buñol
Bunol Spain near Valencia, is La Tomatina. It’s held on the last Wednesday of August every year, at eleven o’clock in the morning. I want to be a part of this giant tomato throwing fight before I die! Added to the bucket list!
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.
Scott London. Burning Man Festival in Nevada.
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Burning Man Festival / Black Rock Desert / Nevada: one day
Songkran Water Festival – New Year Celebration in Thailand