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Oktoberfest
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Oktoberfest, Germany

Oktoberfest, the finest beer fest in the world is celebrated in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is also the world’s largest beer fest. The festival is of 16- to 18-days that stars in the mid or late October. About 6 million people attend the festival. This festival is also locally known […]

lantern Taiwan festival
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Taiwan Lantern Festival

Taiwan is one of the most popular places for tourism in the world. The Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications hosts the Taiwan lantern festival every year to celebrate the Lantern Festival. This festival comes with different activities that people do. One of those actives is lighting […]

Carnival of Venice Italy
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Carnival of Venice, Italy

One of the famous carnivals in Italy is the Carnival of Venice which is celebrated forty days before Easter. This Venice festival is very famous worldwide for its elaborate masks. Masks are very popular items that are used in Italy and its carnivals for centuries. The local people wear these […]

Day of the Dead Mexico
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Day of the Dead Festival, Mexico

This celebration of mortality, the Day of the Dead is very popular among the Mexicans. The celebration has now crossed borders and reached other countries such as the USA. The celebrations are observed by the followers of the Catholic mass. These celebrations are held in the November 1st of every […]

La Tomatina
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La Tomatina Festival, Spain

La Tomatina is a very famous festival that s celebrated in the Valencian town of Buñol. The significance of this festival is that the participants use Tomatoes to throw on each other. This tomato fight is just for entertainment purpose. The festival first began in the year 1945 and since […]

chinese-new-year
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Chinese New Year Festival

The popular Chinese New Year is a Spring Festival that is celebrated in China and by the Chinese communities all over the world. The celebration commences on the evening of the previous day of the festival then it continues to the 15th day when the Lantern Festival begins on the […]

diwali festival of lights India
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Diwali: Festival of Lights, India

Diwali, one of the most popular Hindu festivals of light, is celebrated all over India in autumn every year. It is also known as Deepawali. Diwali is also observed in many other countries apart from India. It is an official holiday in Fiji, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, […]

Burning-Man USA
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Burning Man Festival, USA

In the year 1986, The Burning Man festival started in San Francisco. It is an annual event. It moved to the Black Rock Desert of Nevada in 1990, and it continues today. This event takes place every year in the late August and early September. During the festival almost 50,000 […]

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
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Carnival in Rio de Janeiro Festival, Brazil

The Carnival in Rio de Janeiro is the biggest carnival in the world with almost 2 million people in the street every day.  It is held every year before the Lent. The carnival first started in the year 1723. The main carnival attraction is the parade where revelers, floats, and […]

Holi India
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Holi Festival, India

Holi is an ancient Hindu festival which is also quite popular among the Non-Hindus living in India and other parts of the world. In the last few years, this festival has been seen celebrated by the people in Europe and North America as a spring festival that depicts and celebrates […]