Tourists can see people walking barefoot on hot coals and even dancing at the same time only in one country in the world – Bulgaria.
“Dancing in the fire Nestinars” – an inexplicable Bulgarian phenomenon
These people are called nestinars, they live in some mountain villages in the South-East of the country. The inexplicable and incredibly spectacular ritual of walking on fire is listed as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO.
This ancient custom is associated primarily with the day of Saints Constantine and Helena, which falls on June 3, but the fire-walking ritual is also performed during some other Church holidays. Non-veterinarians, that is, direct participants of fire walking, are not all residents of the village, but only a few chosen ones who pass their skill by inheritance. Continue reading
Almost all ski resorts located in the suburbs of Moscow and in the Moscow region are designed exclusively for beginners in skiing.
Ski resorts in the Moscow region and the Moscow region
The territory of the Moscow region is mostly flat, so finding a suitable natural terrain for organizing a ski resort is not an easy task. Therefore, many resorts for skiers in the Moscow region were created as a result of creating artificial terrain. The climatic conditions of Moscow and Moscow region for ski resorts favorable: the region has a temperate climate with average winter temperature is around -9. Continue reading