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St Patrick’s Day

St Patrick’s Day is a global celebration of Irish culture is on March 17. It particularly remembers St Patrick, one of Ireland’s patron saints, who ministered Christianity in Ireland during the fifth century. https://www.flickr.com/photos/omunene/5538474059/ What Do People Do? St Patrick’s Day is celebrated in many parts of the world, especially by Irish communities and organizations.… Continue reading St Patrick’s Day

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International Magicians’ Day

Magician and illusionist shows have always enchanted generations all over the world and provoked the fascination and curiosity of even the most incredulous. Because today is the International Magician Day, we remember some of the Greatest Magicians and Illusionists ever. Dante The Magician (1883 – 1955) State Library of Victoria Collections Harry August Jansen (October 3,… Continue reading International Magicians’ Day

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Have Lots of Fun in the Carnival!

The Carnival is a festival celebrated on Western Christianity that takes place before Lent. It is celebrated in February or early March and involves parties and other forms of collective expression, where costumes and masks are used allowing the loss of the individual and expression of a high sense of social unity. Carnival Celebration Brazilian… Continue reading Have Lots of Fun in the Carnival!

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New Year in Albufeira & Funchal!

Albufeira, Algarve Albufeira has become an increasingly popular destination for the New Year Celebration, presenting an attractive entertainment program at Praia dos Pescadores which includes concerts and fireworks display followed by nationally renowned DJ. The New Year program also includes the Solrir Humor Festival Event and the “Medieval Paderne” where the old center of the… Continue reading New Year in Albufeira & Funchal!

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Christmas: The Beginning & Christmas Tree

During the first 3 centuries of Christianity, the birth of Jesus was not celebrated. The religious celebrations were based on Epiphany on January 6, commemorating the arrival of the Magi after the birth of Jesus and the Passover, celebrating its resurrection. The earliest record on the celebration of Christmas comes from the time of the… Continue reading Christmas: The Beginning & Christmas Tree