Category: Local Events

Porcón Farm Offers Knowledge and Cullture

Farming is a tough job, and it’s no different in the community of Cajamarca´s northern highlands, where an agriculture initiative is in place. Get involved – learn how it’s done and build lasting memories and relationships with the farmers while you do! The Porcón Farm, also known as the Atahualpa Jerusalén Cooperative, has been in existence since

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Parque das Na̵̤es, Lisbon РBetter Than Your Average Park

As far as parks go, Lisbon is a great contender with its Parque das Nações … spend an entire day exploring the many wonders the park offers. The Parque das Nações in Lisbon is not your average park. Initially created for the Expo ’98 World Exhibition, it sits along the Tagus river and prominently displays

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Attend the Mombasa International Agricultural Show

Agriculture is a valuable part of Kenya’s economy, and the Agricultural Show held each year brings together international companies and governments committed to the same goal.     We know agriculture is an important trade that offers us food, clothing, building materials, and even biofuels, but how much do we really know about the industry?

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The Rose Festival of Bulgaria

The Rose Festival of Bulgaria is a growing trend among travellers, and an experience you should consider having. So what is the Rose Festival, exactly, and why should you go? Read on …   The history The very first Rose Festival was in Kazanlak, in the Eastern part of Rose Valley in 1903. Central to

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Celebrate La Asuncion in Spain

The national Spanish holiday of La Asuncion is celebrated every August 15th. The events and celebrations throughout the land are legendary. While August 15th is the official date for La Asuncion – or, Feast of the Assumption – the celebrations generally begin on the 11th, offering events and parades in commemoration of the Virgin Mary’s

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Join in the Papuk European Geopark Week in Croatia

Each year, European Geoparks celebrate Geopark Week to raise public awareness about preserving the geological heritage of the area. There are many entertaining activities throughout the week. It’s all about awareness, really, but the activities that take place during the week through the end of May to early June make the trip to Papuk Geopark

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Take Part in Rabat’s Mawazine Festival of Music

Music makes the world go ’round, and Rabat, Morocco knows how to get things moving with the annual Festival of Music. The capital of Morocco comes alive every year at the annual Mawazine Festival. This gives Rabat the opportunity to celebrate the love of music with people from all over the world, while also promoting

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Djerba: Diamond of the Sea

Djerba is an island that sits in the Mediterranean Sea just off the coast of Tunisia. Known for its sandy white beaches and sparkling aquamarine waters, this little island is a veritable paradise for anyone searching for a relaxing beach getaway. Having had influences from the Greek, Italians, and Spanish throughout its history, it’s easy

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3 Must-See Attractions in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is often a hot spot for cultural and historical tours, but once you’ve seen it all, there’s only one thing left to do – have fun! Here are 3 places you can entertain yourself for a day in Abu Dhabi. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Inspired by Ferrari, this amusement park has earned credit

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Hungary’s Pride: The Csabai Sausage Festival

Take some sausage, add a little ingenuity and flare, tie it in with some great wine, and you have the best darn festival in Hungary! The Hungarian Csabai Sausage Festival began in 1997 and has become a delicious annual tradition well-revered as one of the most significant festivals in Hungary. Every year, the crowds get

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