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Bull Fighting in Arles Arena

Spanish bullfighting appeared in France in 1701. The restoration of the Arlesien arena in 1825 allowed for the organization of the “free running” or “Camargue running”. The first bullfight in the arena took place in 1830. It is a bloody pastime, with matadors taunting and agitating the animals as bullfighting assistants gouge the bulls with lances and bull hooks. Over the course...

Native American Clothing Contest at Santa Fe Indian Market

The Santa Fe Indian Market® is a 93-year-old Native art market. It is the largest and most prestigious juried Native arts show in the world and the largest cultural event in the southwest. The Indian Market attracts 150,000 visitors to Santa Fe from all over the world. The Native American Clothing Contest is one of the most beloved and anticipated events. The contest includes categories for traditional...

Bagpipe World Championships 2015

The World Pipe Band Championships is a pipe band competition currently held in Glasgow, Scotland every August. The event has been operating regularly since 1930. The 2015 championship season came to a close with the 69th World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow. After two days of competition and four performances, sixteen adjudicators crowned Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia from Scotland Grade 1 World...

Carlos Santana – Latin Rock Legend in Europe

Carlos Santana is a Mexican-American rock guitarist. He became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana, which pioneered rock, salsa and jazz fusion. Carlos Santana currently has 16 gigs booked in cities: Mar. 8 – Saint Petersburg, Fla., Mahaffey Theater Mar. 10 – North Charleston, S.C., North Charleston Perf. Arts Center Mar. 11 – Nashville, Tenn., Ryman Auditorium Mar....

Tour de France 2015 in Pictures

The 2015 Tour de France is the 102nd edition of the Tour de France. It started in Utrecht, the Netherlands, on 4 July 2015. The race then visits Belgium and then follows a route across France in an anti-clockwise direction, concluding on the Champs-Élysées in Paris, on the 26 July. General classification after stage 12: 1. Chris Froome 46:50:32′ 2. Tejay van Garderen 2:52′ 3. Nairo Quintana...

43th Rally San Marino 2015 Photos

Paolo Andreucci and Anna Andreussi, Peugeot 208 T16 R5, are the winners of the 43rd San Marino Rally, race organized by F.A.M.S. and valid as fifth round of the Italian Rally Championship and fourth of the Gravel Trophy. The driver from Tuscany obtained the final victory at the end of the two racing days, leading Simone Campedelli and Danilo Fappani, Peugeot 207 S2000 with an advantage of 26.9s. credit:...

Pope Francis leaving Ecuador

Latin America\’s first pope returned to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time, bringing a message of solidarity with the poor and with an ailing planet. It was the first visit by a pontiff to Ecuador in three decades, and thousands of excited people massed to greet him. The next stop on the pope’s South American tour is Bolivia. credit: AgenciaAndes

Eva Longoria in Bikini at Miami

Eva Jacqueline Longoria is an American actress, producer, director, activist and businesswoman. She is best known for portraying Gabrielle Solis on the ABC television series Desperate Housewives. She came to peoples attention during her acting role in The Young and the Restless. She is also the international face of L\’Oréal Paris, a spokesperson for Pepsi and the face of Bebe Sport. Biography: Birth...

Ali Larter at BBQ in NYC

Ali Larter began modeling at age 13 and traveled the world before moving to Los Angeles to study acting. Her first professional acting job was a role on the television series Chicago Sons. She is best known for playing the dual roles of Niki Sanders and Tracy Strauss on the NBC science fiction drama Heroes. Biography: Birth Name: Alison Elizabeth Larter Nickname: Allegra Coleman Date of Birth: 28 February...

Austrian Grand Prix 2015 – Spielberg

Spielberg is a genuine amusement park, with the legendary Red Bull Ring at its centre. The 4.3-kilometre circuit is categorized “Grade A” by the Fèdèration Internationale de l’Automative (FIA), hosted the Austrian Grand Prix from 1996 to 2003 and can be split in to two separate tracks: north and south. Formula One returned to the circuit in the 2014 season. This year, Nico Rosberg...

Life Ball 2015 in Wien

The Life Ball in Vienna is the biggest charity event in Europe supporting people with HIV or AIDS. The event is organized by the nonprofit organization AIDS LIFE, which was founded in 1992 by Gery Keszler and Torgom Petrosian. A large number of celebrities came at the Life Ball again this year, including designer Jean Paul Gaultier, Hollywood star Charlize Theron and Mary J. Blige. Vienna’s central...

Radio Disney Music Awards 2015 – Winners

The 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards is music’s biggest event for families. It is all about the music and its most passionate fans. The 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards rocked the Nokia Theatre From One Direction and Fifth Harmony to Selena Gomez and Nick Jonas. Best Female Artist Ariana Grande Meghan Trainor Taylor Swift Best Male Artist Ed Sheeran Nick Jonas Pharrell Williams Best Music Group 5...

8th Battle Break Evolution Hip Hop

B-boys and B-girls from all over Brazil competed at VIVADANCA Festival Internacional. Street dance styles includes a wide range of styles primarily breaking, locking, and popping which are popular by dance crews in Brasil. credit: Vivadança Festival Internacional

Elvis Presleys Graceland in Memphis, Tennessee

Graceland is dedicated to preserving the majestic memory of the worlds greatest legend, Elvis Presley. It is a mansion on a 13.8-acre estate in Memphis. It is located at 3764 Elvis Presley Boulevard in the vast Whitehaven community about 9 miles from Downtown and less than four miles north of the Mississippi border. It currently serves as a museum. It was opened to the public on June 7, 1982. It is...

The World Championship of Sled Dog in Black Forest, Germany

This Year the World Championship of sled dog took place in the town of Bernau in black forest in South Germany. Bernau has been a location for winter European dog sled races for more than 30 years. More than 6000 spectators from all over the world were cheering on 90 of the world’s top mushers from 5 different nations and 800 dogs of various breeds, mostly huskies. credit: Ralf