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Welcome to 2camels take on the world's Cultural Festivals.
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South Korea |
For many locals, South Korea's, Andong City is believed to be the cradle of Korean civilisation, a window into 5,000 years of Korean culture. Each...
What began in 1847 as a regional cattle market and later became a popular revolt against foreign culture and habit, has now grown into southern...
18 September 2016
The humble dairy cow takes centre stage in the Slovenian city of Bohinj on the third Sunday of September each year, in one of Europe's...
On the night of November 1, Mexico's cemeteries come alive with prayers and song, as, in the glow of flickering candlelight, relatives make offerings of...
20 October 2016
Coinciding with the darkest, new moon night of the Lunisolar month of Kartika — somewhere between mid-October and mid-November on the Gregorian calendar — the...
24 March 2016
Holi, Hindu's vivacious celebration of colour is widely anticipated across the sweep of India and Nepal, and increasingly in many multicultural cities around the world.
11 March 2016 - 13 March 2016
Honolulu, HI |
Get a dose of the arts, island style at the annual Honolulu Festival, a rich and vibrant blend of Asia, Pacific and Hawaiian cultures with...
2 November 2016 - 6 November 2016
For those who have never endured the frigid cold and encompassing dark of a Nordic winter, let the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival entice you to...
29 May 2016 - 4 June 2016
Czech Republic |
For a week each May the Czech Capital comes to life as infectious Gypsy jazz, classical and traditional Romany music take over many of Prague's...
Marvel as millions (100 million over the 45 days of the Maha Kumbh Mela in 2013) of Hindus come together for the largest, most colourful...
Pentecost Island |
Pentecost Island in the French speaking, Pacific islands of Vanuatu is home to one of the world's most bizarre and dangerous rituals. In what can...
If you like your Baltic folk music, large, loud and part of a crowd (and I do mean a crowd) then it don't get much...
10 January 2016
The Atlantic coast city of Ouidah in Benin plays host to the country's drum fuelled and colourful National Voodoo Day celebrations each January.
Followers gather at...
The southern Thai island of Phuket serves up a smorgasbord of strange during their world-renowned, annual Vegetarian Festival. The history of the event is a...
7 May 2016 - 17 September 2016
Rhine in flames almost an oxymoron! On five separate summer evenings along the fetching River Rhine in the vicinity of the historic city of...
26 January 2016
Shetland Islands |
Like your festivals wind-swept, scorched and dripping with tradition? Then Up Helly Aa may just be the fest for you. For 24 hours on the...
4 November 2016 - 13 November 2016
New Braunsfels, TX |
The humble sausage takes centre stage in New Braunfels for ten days this November, during Wurstfest. Don't let the name fool you, at Wurstfest you'll...
18 September 2016 - 30 October 2016
For true foodies, there's nothing quite like the delicate taste of truffles. Coming to Croatia's Northern Cape is like entering paradise. While three black varieties...
Since 2001 2camels has been the home of festivals on the web.
So, if you have a taste for the bizarre, an interest in foreign customs or are just plain curious as to what festivals gets celebrated in far away lands, then you've come to the right place.
From hurling tomatoes at La Tomatina to downing a stein at Oktoberfest and from rolling headlong after a chunk of cheese in the Cotswolds, to dodging tika powder during Holi, 2Camels has got festivals covered.
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