The Carnival of Venice

“Life is a Theater. It’s time to get masked!” is the motto of the most popular and beloved carnival in Italy, which dates back for more than 700 years. Carnival officially starts in mid-January and ends 40 days before Easter, on the day of Lent. A carnival is a medieval pagan holiday which has strong… Continue reading The Carnival of Venice

3 Festivals in India

India is a land of many religions and festivals. Every festival is marked by a deep philosophical meaning and it is usually dedicated to a Indian deity or important annual event like crop harvesting or welcoming the spring or rain. The Indian calendar is a long procession of festivals characterized by prayers, rituals, colors, enthusiasm,… Continue reading 3 Festivals in India

Summer Music Festivals 2013 in Spain

Summer isn’t only the perfect season for tourists to go on vacation and enjoy a few sunny days with crystal clear water, white sands or feel the air breeze; it’s about music festivals too with different types from rock, electronic, to punk or dance. There are several of ways to express and share music. Summer… Continue reading Summer Music Festivals 2013 in Spain