The world is a big place that needs to be explored! and what is a better way than to combine travel with unforgettable events and experiences? These experiences help us to realize that there is no one way to live life. Therefore, we decided to continue our search for the most iconic events in the world.
Cinco de Mayo- Puebla, Mexico
On May 5th of every year, the state of Puebla celebrates and hosts the largest festival in memorial of the Battle of Puebla. The symbol of Mexican pride is the annual celebration of Mexico’s victory over France.
This iconic event starts with a great parade and the reenactment of the battle. Locals dress up as Mexican and French soldiers. After the Mexican troops win, the celebration starts with loud music, dancing, and delicious food.
Come and enjoy this historical celebration while staying in one of the nicest hotels in the city, Cartesiano Puebla
Calgary Stampede- Alberta, Canada
One of the top iconic events in Canada, with over one million visitors every year. The origins of these events, take us all the way back to 1923.
The Stampede features rodeo events, musical performances, stage shows, concerts, parades, and other festivities.
Regatta Storica, Venice, Italy
The Regatta Storica is one of the biggest traditional iconic events that take place in Venice every year.
Before Venice became part of Italy, it was mainly a way of encouraging gondoliers to preserve their skills. However, after Venice became part of Italy, the regatta has changed to a way of celebrating the traditions of the Venetian Republic.
The event consists of 2 parts, firstly, a historical boat parade, and secondly, a series of rowing races.
Typically Venice is a hot-demanded travel destination, and one of the best and most luxurious places to stay at is Aman Venice.
Albuquerque Balloon Festival- Albuquerque, USA
The Albuquerque International Balloon Festival is a world-renowned iconic event that takes place from October 2nd until October 10th, 2021.
This spectacular event creates a beautiful world where balloons of all sizes, colors, and shapes float away in the blue skies. The event also features a special-shaped balloon rodeo, chainsaw carving, and firework shows.
Oktoberfest- Munich, Germany
Oktoberfest is one of the most-known global iconic events, every year at the end of September and for 2 weeks Munich is visited by millions of people.
The festival originated in celebration of the marriage of the crown prince back in 1810, and it started with horse racing and agricultural event until food and beverage was introduced to the event in 1818.
By the end of the 20th century, the booths that used to serve the food turned into big beer plywood beer halls. The total beer consumption is estimated to go over 2 million gallons annually.
Parades featuring beer wagons and folk costumes can be seen in this event, additionally music, dances, and amusement rides.
There is no such thing as a long bucket list! Want to experience one or all of these amazing global iconic events? contact us now and let us guide you away.