Mothers day – 5 places Around the world to celebrate

Mothers day

5 Place Around the World to Celebrate Mother’s Day

If you could take your mom anywhere in the world on mother’s day and money was no object, where would it be?

If you had months of free time and could get tickets anywhere, where would you go?

To celebrate mother’s day around the world, you would have to consider the logistics because many countries celebrate mother’s day on different days.  Queen-Sirikit.jpg

 

Mother’s Day in Thailand, August 12

 

If you go to Thailand and want to celebrate mother’s day you will have to honor of helping show respect and love to the Queen.  The Thai people celebrate the mother of all Thai’s, her Majesty Sirikit, the Queen of Thailand.  Her birthday, August 12, is mother day, set by the Thai government.

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The Thai people celebrate her birthday by lighting candles and enjoy fireworks in honor of Thailand’s royal mother.  Can you guess what day Father’s day falls on in Thailand?  Thats right the current king’s birthday.

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Mother’s Day in Brazil, 2nd Sunday of May

mothers-day-brazilIf you want to celebrate mother’s day with your mom in Brazil, you will have to go there on the second Sunday of May.  In Brazil, Mother’s day is kind of a big deal.  People spend more money on Mother’s day than any other holiday (except Christmas).  People all over Brazil spend time with their mothers and buy gifts.  Surprisingly, Mother’s day is not an official holiday in Brazil.

Mother’s Day in India, 2nd Monday in May

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Take your mom to India and she is a goddess of her children.  Although many Indians don’t have money to buy extravagant gifts, they find a way to honor their mom’s with lots of love and caring.  In some areas, mothers are given performances in their honor.

Mother’s day in Sweden

mothers day swedenMothers day in Sweden is celebrated every last Sunday in May. Mothers day is a very special festivities and has been expansively celebrated in 1930’s . Flying the flags, serving mothers with breakfast, children making drawings in schools, singing songs, giving gifts ,asking forgiveness and doing good deeds are all the things that children must do for their mothers. Mothers day in Sweden is equal to celebrating birthdays.

Mothers day Netherlands

Kitchen garden is the worlds largest garden and is called as the ‘ Garden of Europe. It is located at Keukenhof Park, in the town of Lisse , South Holland. It covers 7 million flower bulbs planted annually in 32 hectares land. It is open for viewing 2 months in one year starting March 20- 18th of May.

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Tulip Festival Netherlands is one of the most beautiful festivals in the world that all Mothers would love featuring all the tulips in different booths.The event is held every 16th of April until 4th of May. Flowers symbolizes a woman. Flowers come with different colors, scent sizes and shapes.

马尼拉旅游的气候和饮食攻略

马尼拉旅游的气候和饮食攻略

马尼拉,是菲律宾的首都城市和最大的港口,位于菲律宾最大的岛屿-吕宋岛马尼拉湾的东
岸,也称“小吕宋”,濒临天然的优良港湾——马尼拉湾。马尼拉建在巴石河两岸。马尼拉
之名源于一种生长着白艳花朵的湿地树(Maynilad),许多观赏过的人们都以“那些白色的
花开着,便像一双双亮晶晶的眼睛”形容它。
为菲律宾最大的经济、文化、交通中心;目前有现代化的工业、商业和金融业。全国 1/3 的
工业集中于此马尼拉是一个传统与现代集合的都会,是亚洲最欧化的城市,是亚洲最大繁华
的城市之一,被称之为“亚洲的纽约”。而现今的马尼拉更被评为世界级国际化大都市。
1976 年 11 月,菲律宾政府决定把马尼拉、奎松、卡洛奥坎、帕萨伊 4 个市和玛卡蒂等 13
个区合并,组成大马尼拉市。发展署主席为最高行政首脑,由总统亲自任命,领导由 17 个
市、镇长等人员组成的大马尼拉理事会。
这里有现代化的城区,也有古老的街道教堂;这里体现着悠久的东方传统,又汇合了西班牙、
美国的西方文明。

马尼拉旅游的气候和饮食攻略

马尼拉旅游的气候和饮食攻略

马尼拉的气候

热带季风气候,一年只有两个季节,全年气温 28°左右,11 月-6 月炎热、潮湿,7-10 月为
雨季。

马尼拉著名的景点有黎刹尔公园、椰子宫、儿童城、罗哈斯海滨大道、商业中心、国际会议
中心、古建筑 、玛拉干南官、塔尔湖。

菲律宾饮食

菲律宾当地的餐饮最能反映其风情和历史。菲律宾当地的菜,除了乡土名菜外,还深受中国
菜和西班牙菜的影响。在菲律宾还有许多中餐馆、日本料理店和西餐馆等,迎合不同口味的
人们的需要。
菲律宾乡土名菜的特征是:任何菜,甚至汤都用醋和大量的大蒜等辛辣调料饪。中西口味的
巧妙融合创造出独特的风味。比较有代表性的菜肴有:“勒琼”(Lechon)是菲律宾典型的年
节佳肴,以猪肉为主原料烧烤而成;而“阿多波”(Adobo)则是一道以鸡肉、猪肉腌渍熟
煮的家常菜,由于腌渍的主要调味料为醋,故不易腐坏,且非常入味。也有一些阿多波是以
乌贼和牡蛎烹调而成的。

马尼拉旅游的气候和饮食攻略 jeepney

马尼拉旅游的气候和饮食攻略 jeepney

菲律宾美食
除此之外,鲜鱼、蔬菜加上菲律宾特有的酸醋烹调而成的“派克苏皮纳加特”,及以鱼或虾
为主材料捣碎后烹调而成的“克尼拉尔”,是相当具有菲律宾风味的名菜。“伊尼哈”则是类
似炭烤的一种吃法,“雷利埃诺”是以螃蟹为原料的一种菜肴,看起来豪华,但相当便宜。
菲律宾的米,不知道为什么吃起来蓬蓬松松,一点都不糯,并不是很好吃。菲律宾的水果相
当丰富,单是香蕉的种类就很多,而且吃法各有巧妙,如蒸过后洒上黑砂糖,颇有芋头的风
味,油炸香蕉条,或烤香蕉等小吃,亦随处可见。其他如芒果、红毛丹等都是既便宜又好吃
的水果。此外,还有一种类似金橘但皮是绿色的水果–酸柑,菲律宾人通常是做菜时才使用,
称之为菲律宾柠檬。