Every last village in France joins in the July 14 national holiday festivities marking the anniversary of the 1789 storming of the Bastille. In Paris, a fireworks display will light up the sky above the Eiffel Tower.
Tash Sultana, 24, rocks every stage with an electrifying mix of folk, rock and reggae. The Australian-Maltese singer and multiinstrumentalist ist playing Munich July 24, Cologne July 26 and Berlin July 27.
This photo was taken in Moscow during the Russian Flower Jam Festival, a government-sponsored event. I love the photo because it shows how selfie culture and the aggressive absurdity of it has even permeated traditional Russian culture.