One island. Two villages. Fifty thousand handmade rockets. Dating back to the 19th century, in this festival two neighboring Greek villages assail each other with fireworks. The first to strike the opponents church bell wins.
Is it just me, or does that look like fun?! Whether you are a music lover, a classic theater buff, or just a good ‘ol fashion party animal, there is probably a festival somewhere for you! Are you curious as to what Matador Pulse describes as the World’s Craziest Festival? Check it out then head to Nights for 12 Tips for Surviving Your First European Heavy Metal Festival.
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