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These are some of the famous festivals that are celebrated in summer season by citizens of Philippines.

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1. Flores de Mayo

This festival takes place in the month of May; it is a 30 day long catholic event. Flores de Mayo literally means “flowers of May”. It is a procession in which Virgin Mary is honoured. It coincides with Santacruzan which is the re-enactment of the search of Queen Elena for the cross on which fructification of Jesus Christ took place.

2. Boa-Boahan

This event takes place on 2nd day of every year. In this event re-enactment of the offering chains of coconut embryos called boa to deities is carried similar to 13th century offering. People of Philippines believe by carrying out this ritual would mean prosperous year ahead. Many tourists take Philippines tours in order to see these cultural festivals.

3. Pahiyas Festival Lucban and Sariaya, Quezon

This festival is a thanksgiving to San Isidro Labrador in order to thank for past year’s successful harvesting season. This is one of the most famous festivals; in this people decorate their houses with edible decoration that include fruits and vegetables. Decoration also includes bright coloured wafers made up of rice. Huge picture of patron saint is circulated in whole town.

4. Obando Festival May 17 to 19-Obando, Bulacan

It is a two day festival which takes place in mid-May. In these days different types of dance rituals takes place for three day consecutively

·         17th May St. Pashal couples who wants male offspring

·         18th St. Claire couple who wants female offspring

·         19th Patroness of fishermen.

These are some of the famous festivals that take place in summer season.

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This time, you do not want to bring your family to go abroad. You know the right place for the upcoming family vacation. You want to take them to Cody. It is a famous small town in Wyoming. However, it is the gateway to the amazing tourist attractions. You have booked the best hotel there, the Moose Creek Lodge & Suites. You do not have anything to worry about the accommodation. This hotel is famous because of their excellent services and awesome facilities. The only thing to worry is the vacation plan. You do not have any idea about this matter. Here, there are some ideas for you. Let’s look at the list. Are you interested in visiting Cody Wyoming soon? If so, you might want to take the time to consider staying at Moose Creek Lodge and Suites, you can visit their website here, http://www.staycody.com.

  • Places to Visit

Cody is the right place to learn about history. You should visit Buffalo Bill Center of the West. This is one of the best museums to visit. Please spare some time to get through the whole place. It takes two days to have a complete journey. This museum is broken down into five different areas and a basement. The five areas are The Pains Indian Museum, The Buffalo Bill Museum, The Draper Natural History Museum, Whitney Western Art Museum and Cody Firearms Museum. In addition, there is also a research area. Your children can learn history in such a fun way.

Next, do not forget to visit The Cody Night Rodeo. This event has gained an international name. The contestants come from all over the world such as Brazil, Australia, Argentina, Peru, Canada and many others.  The Cody Night Rodeo generally runs from June 1 to August 31. You have the chance to see the amateur and the professional rodeos. Furthermore, make sure to visit the Old Trail Town. This place is open mid-May through September. This is one of the most memorable western museums. It has a wide collection of old cabins, including Butch Cassidy’s cabin. There are also a few graves of early people located at Trail Town. In addition, there are also Indian relics and relics from early mountain men. 

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To set the right mood for a party, it is necessary to implement the right accessories depending upon the mood and the ambience of the party. If you are throwing a party on Valentine's day, make sure to include many red colored balloons as part of the Valentine’s day decorations. Party balloons set the right temperament for the party. Along with some balloons, make sure to install some good lighting for setting the mood of the party. Here is a list of types of party balloons that can be used for your Valentine's day party:

  • Latex balloons

Made from rubber and come in various shapes and sizes.

  • Foil balloons

Made from mylar nylon and come with a metallic finish.

  • Bubble balloon

These balloons are made from clear plastic and is shaped like a ball

  • Gliding balloons

These balloons are made from plastic and are weighted to enable a glide option.

Most of the party balloons used in parties are inflated using helium gas. Natural air can also be used to inflate these balloons.  Make sure to avoid contact with the latex balloons since they can cause harm to your health.  If you are not comfortable with latex balloons, then there are alternatives like mylar or plastic balloons that can be used for your Valentine's day party.