Tomatina

27.04.2012 in12:58 in Miscellaneous -->


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Tomatina – an annual festival that takes place in Spain and is a battle of tomatoes. Tens of tons of overripe tomatoes August 25 flew in the air, and escape from them was simply impossible. The festival lasts a week and is accompanied by cheerful music, dancing and fireworks. The night before the start of the holiday everyone participants compete with each other in the preparation of traditional paella. The idea of the holiday originated in 1945, but officially it was recognized only in 1952.