Food fighting has been followed as a tradition in many countries. Some might find it wasteful, and downright insensitive. This is considering the fact that millions of people do not get sufficient food to fulfill their stomachs. However, they have been there as fun filled occasions for centuries.
1. Candy Fight, Catalonia, Spain:
After eating their traditional meal, locals rush out of their houses, throwing meringue dessert at each other. If they run out of meringues, they substitute it with sweets. Needless to say, this is one big treat for all the children in Catalonia.
2. Tomato Fight in Italy:
The oldest tomato fight known to man takes place in Ivrea, Italy. Its origin can be traced back to the 12th century. What a fun way to commemorate the victory of your town people over a tyrant!
3. Tomato Fight in Sutamarchan, Columbia:
Hundreds of locals and tourists participate in this food fight. People hurl tomatoes, not at each other, but at the sky. Getting dirty is a must, as what goes up, must come down. There is also a tomato eating competition.
4. Yet Another Tomato Fight:
This one takes place in Reno, USA. There are about 5000 participants, and 100,000 tonnes of tomatoes. Needless to say, everyone receives a fair share.
5. La Tomatina, Bunol, Spain:
This is perhaps the father of all the tomato fights, with regard to its magnitude It is covered by the world media. Read the full story
Are you searching for something really exciting for upcoming vacations? Or just want to explore something unique and bizarre this time that you have never seen? If you are looking for all these things then you should try hot air balloon festivals that take place at different places all over the world? Yes these festivals are a great way to make your vacations memorable especially if you are on vacations with your family. Let’s have a look on the top 4 hot air balloon festivals in the world.
1: The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – New Mexico, USA
This is the world’s biggest hot air balloon festival that takes place in New Mexico in the United States every year during the first week of the month October. It lasts for over a period of nine days. During this fiesta, balloon races are held and viewers can enjoy a great number of balloons competing with each other. This festival doesn’t end here as there are many other competitions that are held during this fiesta. These competitions include speed and accuracy of hot air balloons. You will also like learning from balloon educational centre. Various exhibitions also take place like shaped balloons exhibits, balloons representing various nations. For adventurous participants, rides will be the great fun.
2: Astra Bristol International Balloon Fiesta – Bristol, UK
It takes place in the month of August in Bristol, United Kingdom. It is the largest balloon festival in both UK and entire Europe. It takes place for four days. It offers free entry. Read the full story
Here is a guide to various rooftop bars situated in different cities, known for their mouth-watering and delicious food, pleasant environment and best city central view .
Sirocco is an amazing rooftop bar which is located in Bangkok on top of The Dome at State Tower. Bangkok tour cannot complete until you visit this amazing place. You are not only served with delicious food and drinks but can also enjoy the 360 degree view of the city.
2. The Penthouse
Penthouse is a well-known roof top bar owned by two renowned personalities, Rande Gerber and husband of Cindy Crawford. If you want to enjoy yourself in a rowdy place, this is the best place to visit. Penthouse is situated on the roof of Hotel ME Madrid Reina Victoria, in Plaza Santa Ana. It is considered to be the best outing place for the celebrities. Along with an enjoyable atmosphere it also provides the best view of central Madrid.
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