The combination of the visit of a festival and the visit of striking architecture works can bring a new insights and good emotions! Especially if you are a fan of art and cultural history. This opinion also appears to the journalists Archdaily magazine to share. They have compiled an overview of attractive festivals in places with significant sights all over the world. If you read the article, then you will definitely feel attracted!
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Symbolic figures are burnt during fall in Valencia, Spain
Falles in Valencia, Spain
One of the most popular festivals around the world takes place in Valencia, Spain. The designation comes from the Catalan word for torch. “Falles”are large wooden sculptures that represent satirical themes. They represent, in an interesting and unique way, the culture and history of the region. They are burned on the last day on which Joseph of Nazareth is celebrated.
The festival lasts a few days and each has its own remarkable tradition. Many events take place near the Ciudad de las Artes de las Ciencias complex, a stunning architectural landmark. Be sure to get to know this controversial project of Santiago Calatrava.
Locals and tourists are taking part in the mud festival in South Korea
Festival of the mud in Boryeong, South Korea
This traditional festival takes place every summer in the South Korean city of Boryeong. It attracts more than two million visitors annually. Interesting and funny is its history of origin. It all started with an adventurer for cosmetics based on the properties of the healing mud. With healing mud treatments you can improve your health.
Then you are full of self awareness and strength to the Not far from Seoul L with all its architectural attractions.
The great cities on the day of death look like this in Mexico
Day of death, Mexico
Exotic and at the same time creepy the next traditional festival presented. This solemn event is dedicated to the dead ancestors. The day of death is one of the festivals on the UNESCO list of world cultural heritage. According to the traditional belief, the dead have a permit to visit this special event, acquaintances and pleasure.
Take advantage of your stay in Mixiko to visit the great architectural works of Luis Barragan. If you are particularly interested in surrealism, do not miss Laz Pozas.
Fabulous ethnic costumes and masks are displayed in Festima in Burkina Faso
Festima in Dédougou, Burkina Faso
If you love the festivals of masks and ethnic arts, visit Festima in Dédougou, Burkina Faso. This festival has been specifically designed to promote these traditions in Africa. It takes place every two years. The next is 2018. The local architecture is another beautiful reason to visit Burkina Faso. We would like to draw your attention to the work of Francis Keré.
If you Culture and art history Love, such trips have a special value to you. Just add your list of places to see or make a whole new one. Use as a starting point either your interest in festivals or architecture. Great sights and celebrations always take place in unforgettable places! You can also plan your trip through a continent or a country.