Stok (288) Stok Guru Tsechu Festival
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Festivals2,454 photos


Events and popular festivals around the world.

List of sights2,454 photos

Carneval of Venice 2007 (361)
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Carneval of Venice 2007308 photos

The Carneval of Venice (Carnevale di Venezia) is an annual festival, held in Venice, Italy. The Carnival starts around two weeks before Ash Wednesday

Carneval of Venice 2011 (1190)
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Carneval of Venice 2011545 photos

(Carneval of Venice 2007) … Masks have always been a central feature of the Carneval of Venice; traditionally people were allowed to wear them…

Cocullo (251) Festa dei serpari
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Cocullo61 photos

Cocullo is a village in the Abruzzo situated in the Peligna Valley, between the towns of Avezzano and Sulmona. Cocullo is known for his singular…

Festa della Primavera (38)
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Festa della Primavera30 photos

The Spanish Steps are a set of steps in Rome, climbing a steep slope between the Piazza di Spagna at the base and Piazza Trinita dei Monti,…

Infiorata of Genzano di Roma 2010 (1067)
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Genzano di Roma587 photos

Genzano di Roma is a town and comune in the province of Rome, in the Lazio region of central Italy. It is one of the Castelli Romani, at a distance…

Matho (223) Festival of the Oracles
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Matho212 photos

Matho Gompa, a Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Ladakh east of Leh, is the only example of the Sakyapa sect. It is known for its annual Oracle Festival

Oktoberfest (245) 2013
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Oktoberfest194 photos

The Oktoberfest is the world’s largest fair held annually in Munich. It is a 16-day festival running from late September to the first weekend in…

Pushkar (366) Pushkar Camel Fair (Kartik Mela)
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Pushkar255 photos

Pushkar, is a town in the state of Rajasthan, situated at 14 km north-west from Ajmer, and is one of the five sacred Dhams (pilgrimage sites for…

Stok (288) Stok Guru Tsechu Festival
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Stok242 photos

Stok Gompa, a Buddhist monastery 15 km south of Leh, was founded by Lama Lhawang Lotus in the 14th century. A ritual dance-mask festival is held…

Summer in the city (Munich) (232)
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Summer in the city (Munich)20 photos

Despite Corona and the cancellation of the Oktoberfest, the Bavarian capital has launched the “Summer in the city” campaign (Sommer in der Stadt).…

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