The Etiquette and traditions of the peoples of the world"
Each country, culture is unique because unlike other. It is this feature that makes international travel so attractive. Each country has its own peculiarities, and, for example, what is allowed…

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1. Every 2 minutes we shoot more pictures than all of humanity took during the 19 century. 2. At the moment, 1998 is as far from us as 2030. 3.…

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Unusual projects of houses and cottages from all over the world

To build a good house — that’s half the battle in the entire process of creating your own home )) But how to build to surprise the whole world — the task is really challenging… to help You more clearly and in more detail picture of our future housing, we have prepared for You a selection of the most interesting and unusual projects of private houses, villas and cottages… Read, enjoy, dream …

Villa Spa House Metropolis Design in Cape town. South

Africa

Spa country House is the architectural work of the company Metropolis Design . This Spa house is in a secluded location on the slopes of beautiful

of a hill in the picturesque suburb of Cape town (South Africa). Formally the architectural design of the Spa House consists of several separated sculptural forms that

actually merged into a single dynamic structure. Residence from Metropolis Design is a full service building with pool, recreational area and Spa, located in prestroika to the main building. Because the basic premise

country Villa is located within the natural slope, it seems,

if Spa is fully isolated design with all

the necessary modern amenities for a comfortable stay.

Spa House includes three levels. From the Windows Continue reading

Presentation on Japan – culture, customs, traditions and download for free without registration

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The text for the presentation slides “Japanese Culture”

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The great mystery of Japanese culture

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The culture of Japan is as old as the island nation itself. And the same mysterious, like the morning sun that rises over the land of the brave and wise people.

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Features of the development of Japanese culture

isolated geographical position;

the influence of Asian cultures (China, Korea);

harsh climatic conditions and life-threatening natural phenomena.

All this has developed persistent national character of the Japanese, which is reflected in literature, painting, and especially in architecture and landscape design.

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Some of the stages of development of culture of Japan

The Jomon – 10 thousand years BC – ceramics, female figurines and Dogu decoration;

Kofun – IV – VI centuries BC – culture mounds,sculpture, haniwa, cults, Taika reforms, a code of laws;
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Christmas traditions of different Nations

Want to celebrate the New year in a new, more interesting and more original than ever? It may be wise to use this idea for the customs and traditions of other peoples? Not proceed according to strictly specified rules, do not try to limit the style of one country, connect your imagination and sense of humor, and then the new year’s eve can turn into a night trip around the world.

The Bulgarians, following old traditions, always celebrate New year at home. With the twelfth stroke of the clock all homes for three minutes in darkness: the time of new year’s kiss replacing the toast. “Pause kisses” – the tradition of easy, a great way to avoid tedious and lengthy toasts, the need to write any special words.

The British used to order gifts in the letters addressed to Father Christmas (Father Christmas) that will be burned in the fireplace, and the smoke from the chimney all of these requests go directly to the destination. In the family circle the ceremony of distributing gifts even now often takes place in accordance with ancient tradition by drawing lots.

In Scotland there is a symbolic custom of burning the Old year and the opening of the road for a New: on the eve of setting fire to a barrel of resin and a fun crowd wheeled her through the streets. When the time is approaching twelve, the master of the house silently opens the front Continue reading

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