Remember remember the 5th of November, gunpowder, treason and plot…

On the night of November 5th, throughout Britain, Guy Fawkes’ foiled attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament is commemorated with bonfires, fireworks and burning an effigy of Guy Fawkes.

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An eventful night for the Japanese fire brigade…

Wakakusa Yamayaki is a grass-burning ceremony held on Mount Wakakusa located east of Nara Park, Nara City, Japan. This fiery event begins at the sound of a trumpet blowing, when the 33 hectares of moorland at Wakakusayama burst into flames.

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Picture: Yamaki

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Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
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naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011
Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…
naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011
Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…
naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011
Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…
naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011
Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…
naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011
Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…
naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011
Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…
Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.
More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…
naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011

Some great pictures from Burning Man 2011…

Once a year, tens of thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for what can only be described as a life changing experience.

More on Burning Man by Somewhere in the world today…

naominagasaki:

Burning Man 2011

Wow! Great shot from one of the amazing Chinese festivals

Wow! Great shot from one of the amazing Chinese festivals