Plaza Rius

Something that visitors “the Festival definitely not to be missed, is the performance of Castellers” a group that built human towers (castells). Of course, there are many more events presenting Catalan folklore. “Who vacation in Barcelona at the time of the Festa major” spending, will spend unforgettable hours. In the evening fireworks will light up bright the sky and the bustling Fiesta will never be finished before the early hours of the morning. The otherwise peaceful and quiet residential area will rotate 180 degrees and are met by the Spanish life friends and celebratory mood. Information to the “Festa major de Gracia” the roots of this famous event in Barcelona, which takes place in August, dating back to the early 19th century. Today, the Festa major among the largest festivals in the summer, that Barcelona can offer. Inhabitants of Gracia come from 23 different roads and compete for the prize for the best decorated Street.

To experience the full beauty of the decorations, one should already most first holiday (15.8) after Gracia walk, if it is not as full as on the weekend. At the Plaza Rius i Taulet is the Festival with a parade of Carnival figures and performances of the Castellers”initiated. Live music invites visitors to sing and dance in all streets and alleys of Gracia. Can taste the best of Catalan cuisine in the restaurants. The Festa major de Gracia has something for everyone! Each year growing the community, which is working on this festival project and developed new ideas to inspire the visitors. More than 600 events, such as, for example, games for children, cultural programs and music and dance performances, are expected this year. Fiesta major Gracia a holiday in Barcelona, you should not miss! Contact: Perfect Sun travel SL BarcelonPoint.com Avenida de Madrid, 95-97, 3-3 08028 Barcelona E-Mail: Web: de Tel: + 34 933 30 78 61

Abu Dhabi Is The World

Abu Dhabi receives award at the ‘ World Travel Awards’ in London on November 8 was Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA) with the world travel award for the world’s leading tourist board awarded. The ceremony was travel awards within the framework of the world instead of the most sought after international recognition in the field of travel, tourism and accommodation. Director General of ADTA, his Excellency Mubarak Al Muhairi during the ceremony received the prize. Al Muhairi was delighted about the time of the award, because the ADTA just celebrated its fifth anniversary in September. His thanks was also the 180 employees of the ADTA, pursuing the common goal among others in Germany, United Kingdom, France, Italy, China, Australia to make Abu Dhabi known worldwide as a premium destination. Abu Dhabi has the ambitious goal of increasing the number of the current guest arrivals of 1.5 million by 10% next year. The winners of the awards are annually elected by all those involved in the tourism industry.

This year over 180,000 industry experts participated in the vote. It was the largest turnout in the sixteen-year history of the world travel awards. For more information about the world travel awards on. For more information about Abu Dhabi General at. Images and press learn more about Abu Dhabi under. How to contact with consumer: Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority Bayerstrasse Street 27 60313 Frankfurt phone: 069 / 29 92 53 920 E-Mail:

Christian Lohse

\”The Regent Berlin by Michelin, the French Guide for gourmet kitchens, Brussels/Berlin awarded two stars, in November 2009 for the third time in a row the restaurant was Fischers Fritz\” in the luxury hotel the Regent Berlin by Michelin, the French Guide for gourmet kitchens, awarded two stars. Christian Lohse receives this award so as Berlin’s only chef for its classic French cuisine, which can be also space for contemporary variations. Lohse brought his masterful craftsmanship and his tireless quest for culinary perfection for the first time in the fall of 2007, he became a 2-star chefs first after 13 years of Berlin, in the gourmet the chefs. \”Glad to be able to celebrate this prestigious award with Christian Lohse and his team\”, says Stefan Athmann, General Manager at the hotel the Regent Berlin. \”Two Michelin stars are an impressive performance. Whenever Joint Commission listens, a sympathetic response will follow. One is the fact that we have been three consecutive years they, great motivation for all of us, continue to strive for excellence.\” By again winning of the two Michelin-star Christian Lohse confirms its position as one of the best chefs of in Germany and builds on its recent awards. Prior to his engagement at the Regent Berlin he worked at prestigious venues such as the three-star restaurant \”L ‘ Esperance\” in Vezelay, the \”Guy Savoy\” in Paris and the \”the Dorchester\” in London, where he was later chef of the Sultan of Brunei.

\”At the Fischers Fritz\” enjoy creative and modern fish – and seafood specialities of the French-inspired cuisine. Discreet and refined at the same time, the courts complete the classic-exclusive atmosphere of the restaurant. The gourmet restaurant of the hotel the Regent Berlin simple creations that are characterized by high quality and fresh products, make a pilgrimage site for gourmets. Christian Lohse is the award recognition and motivation at the same time: \”I’m very proud of the superb performance of all those involved, who have helped to get Michelin-star the third time in a row two.

City Hall

Anyone who thinks that letters had to write out”, which is wrong. Because the cloud post office is one of the busiest places in the City Hall Park from here Christmas greetings can be sent into all the world. The letter for friends and relatives get also a personal touch, because the personalized Christmas stamp 2010 (nominal 55 cents, retail price 1.50) is available here, as well as the three special postmark to the Viennese advent magic. Open has the cloud post office every day from 13 November to 23 December (Monday to Thursday: 3 pm to 7 pm, Friday: 10 to 13 h and 15 to 20 pm, Saturday: 10 to 20: 00 and Sunday: 10 to 19: 00). The last Christmas card can be abandoned even on December 24th from 10 am until 5 pm.

Christmas sounds can be heard from the first weekend in advent in the halls of the City Hall. The popular choir concerts with choirs from all over the world offer a wide range of classic and popular Christmas carols and gospel songs. Comings and goings is possible at any time free of charge. The concerts take place from Friday, 26 November, Friday to Sunday from 15: 30 to 19: 00, on the 24th of December until 16:30. Also from the first weekend in advent the Tower brass will provide daily by 20-20:30 under the big tree right in front of the unique backdrop of City Hall for Christmas.

Economic factor and promotional value of the Viennese advent magic has become over the years an important engine for the local economy. Some 30,000 jobs in the hotel industry and gastronomy are secured by this major event in the run-up to Christmas and several hundred workers are involved in the Assembly and disassembly and operation of the Viennese advent spell. Sculptors, academic painters, WorkshopbetreuerInnen, PuppenspielerInnen, entertainers, carpenters, TischlerInnen, business, DekorateurInnen, painters and AnstreicherInnen, cleaning, stewarding and auxiliary staff are here in the Usage because everything must be well prepared and supervised.

Nevada Wild West

For the Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival summer pieces of English poet be Nevada Shaekespeare – hardly melted the snow on the mountains around Lake Tahoe, preparations for the annual Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival in the sand Harbour State Park already in full swing. From 11 July to 23 August theater enthusiasts at the Open-Air floating stage come back every night to attend a presentation of the English playwright, and along the way to enjoy the views of the water, the mountains, and the sunset. The unique setting of this venue makes the special charm of this festival. “Two Shakespeare plays are on the program this year in daily change: firstly the problem piece will measure for measure” 405 years after its premiere in England for the first time in Nevada on the stage brought. On the other hand, the ensemble plays much ado about nothing”the popular and much more comedy. Tuesday is free, otherwise the performances always start at 19:30.

Intake is from 17.30 Watch, in some areas is open seating. Tickets for an evening of theater in the Amphitheatre of the sand Harbour State Park cost depending on the category of between 17 and 56 euros. The least expensive category is not chairs, folding chairs can be borrowed but for less than $ 2.50. In addition, it is advisable to bring blankets and pillows. Shakespeare’s kitchen, which also brought food and drinks must be consumed provides for the physical well-being of theatre fans. More details and tickets at. General information on at Nevada.