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Festival Fun

Every year in at the end of May, Sydney has a light festival called Vivid. For 3 weeks after dark, Sydney’s CBD and harbor buildings are illuminated by a colourful light show. The Opera house, Harbor bridge and botanical gardens are all lit up and… Read More

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It’s your turn!

Tocatì festival in Verona normally takes place every year at the end of September and I arrived just in time to catch all four days of the festival. In Italian ‘tocca a te’ means ‘your turn’ and is used particularly when playing games with family… Read More

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Festival Fun

Everybody loves a day off, but Spaniards do so with incomparable ferocity. The Spanish calendar is so condensed with festivals one can almost feel it physically heavy, and when there is a celebration, the festive spirit is so palpable one can see it lurking behind… Read More

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Waitangi Day

Waitangi Day is a public holiday in New Zealand held to celebrate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi between the native Maori and European people. Every year on the 6th of February a huge celebration takes place and the main spot is on Waitangi… Read More