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Qingdao International Beer Festival

| August 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bottoms up! In Qingdao International Beer Festival When it happens: August 11 to 27 Where it happens: Qingdao International Beer City, China History: According to the official website, Qingdao International Beer Festival integrates culture, business, trading activities, tourism, and sports. Its slogan is “Qingdao – Ganbei with the World”. It began in 1991 and has [...]

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International Kite Festival 2013 Gujarat

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

International Kite Festival 2013 Gujarat When it happens: Mid-January(Monday, 14th January 2013) Where it happens:  Gujarat, India History: The majority of Indian festivals originates from the Hindu scriptures and is celebrated in honor of their deities. The International Kite Festival 2013, Gujarat, is actually a religious celebration, even though it looks as a secular way [...]

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Adelaide Fringe Festival 2013

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Adelaide Fringe Festival 2013 When it happens: Late February to mid-March(22 February – 17 March, 2013)  Where it happens: Adelaide, South Australia  History: The Adelaide Fringe Festival 2013 was started in 1960 as an alternative venue for local artists who are not given mainstream attention in the Adelaide Festival of the Arts. The festival grew [...]

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Jaipur Literature Festival 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 When it happens: late January(January 24-28 in 2013) Where it happens: Diggi Palace, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India History: Launched in 2006 by the Jaipur Virasat Foundation founded by Faith Singh, the Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 was initially conceived as the literary segment of the Jaipur Heritage International Festival, but won ‘independence’ from [...]

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Harbin Ice Lantern Festival China 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 1 Comment

Harbin Ice Lantern Festival China 2013 When it happens: January to February(Expected to start from January 5th 2013) Where it happens: Heilongjiang Province, China History: The most north-easterly portion of the Chinese mainland is right on the Russian border, which means that its climate is not that far off from frigid Siberia. Winters are unusually [...]

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