September 22, 2014
From Opening Weekend of Oktoberfest 2014, one of 25 photos. People celebrate the opening of the 181st Oktoberfest beer festival in Munich, Germany, on September 20, 2014. The world’s largest beer festival will be held from September 20 to October 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

From Opening Weekend of Oktoberfest 2014, one of 25 photos. People celebrate the opening of the 181st Oktoberfest beer festival in Munich, Germany, on September 20, 2014. The world’s largest beer festival will be held from September 20 to October 5, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

September 1, 2014
From Burning Man 2014, one of 24 photos. Dillon Bracken attends the Burning Man 2014 “Caravansary” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada on August 30, 2014. Over 65,000 people from all over the world gathered at the sold-out festival to spend a week in the remote desert cut off from much of the outside world to experience art, music and the unique community that develops. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

From Burning Man 2014, one of 24 photos. Dillon Bracken attends the Burning Man 2014 “Caravansary” arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada on August 30, 2014. Over 65,000 people from all over the world gathered at the sold-out festival to spend a week in the remote desert cut off from much of the outside world to experience art, music and the unique community that develops. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

April 7, 2014
From Nyepi, the Balinese ‘Day of Silence’, one of 27 photos. A Balinese man hits another with a burned coconut husk during the “Mesabatan Api” ritual a head of Nyepi Day in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia, on March 30, 2014. Mesabatan Api is held annually a day before the Nyepi Day of Silence, symbolizing the purification of the universe and human body through fire. Nyepi is a Hindu celebration observed every new year according to the Balinese calendar. The national holiday is one of self-reflection and meditation — activities such as working, watching television or traveling are restricted between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.

From Nyepi, the Balinese ‘Day of Silence’, one of 27 photos. A Balinese man hits another with a burned coconut husk during the “Mesabatan Api” ritual a head of Nyepi Day in Gianyar, Bali, Indonesia, on March 30, 2014. Mesabatan Api is held annually a day before the Nyepi Day of Silence, symbolizing the purification of the universe and human body through fire. Nyepi is a Hindu celebration observed every new year according to the Balinese calendar. The national holiday is one of self-reflection and meditation — activities such as working, watching television or traveling are restricted between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.

March 3, 2014
From Carnival 2014 Around the World, one of 35 photos. A performer from the Imperio da Tijuca samba school parades on a float during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

From Carnival 2014 Around the World, one of 35 photos. A performer from the Imperio da Tijuca samba school parades on a float during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

January 31, 2014
From Happy Chinese New Year 2014, one of 34 photos. Divers carry a man-made dragon, as part of Chinese New Year dragon blessings to wish all their guests boundless energy in the Year of the Horse at the South East Asia Aquarium at Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore, on January 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

From Happy Chinese New Year 2014, one of 34 photos. Divers carry a man-made dragon, as part of Chinese New Year dragon blessings to wish all their guests boundless energy in the Year of the Horse at the South East Asia Aquarium at Resorts World Sentosa in Singapore, on January 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

January 13, 2014
From The Carnival of Vevcani, one of 21 photos. A reveler applies a mask before parading the streets during a carnival in the village of Vevcani, some 170 km (106 miles) from the Macedonian capital of Skopje, on January 13, 2013. Vevcani village marks the Orthodox St. Vasilij Day annually with a carnival that features a 1,400-year-old celebration with pagan roots. Highlights of the carnival include a political satire where masked villagers act out current events. (Reuters/Ognen Teofilovski)

From The Carnival of Vevcani, one of 21 photos. A reveler applies a mask before parading the streets during a carnival in the village of Vevcani, some 170 km (106 miles) from the Macedonian capital of Skopje, on January 13, 2013. Vevcani village marks the Orthodox St. Vasilij Day annually with a carnival that features a 1,400-year-old celebration with pagan roots. Highlights of the carnival include a political satire where masked villagers act out current events. (Reuters/Ognen Teofilovski)

October 15, 2013
From Eid al-Adha 2013, one of 33 photos. A Nepalese Muslim boy offers prayers during Eid al-Adha festival at the Jama Mosque in Katmandu, Nepal. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

From Eid al-Adha 2013, one of 33 photos. A Nepalese Muslim boy offers prayers during Eid al-Adha festival at the Jama Mosque in Katmandu, Nepal. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)

September 23, 2013
From Oktoberfest 2013, one of 33 photos. A waitress carries beer mugs through a crowd on the opening day of the Oktoberfest at the Hofbräu Tent in Munich, Germany, on September 21, 2013. Oktoberfest, which this year will run from September 21 through October 6, is the world’s largest beer fest and draws millions of visitors. (Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

From Oktoberfest 2013, one of 33 photos. A waitress carries beer mugs through a crowd on the opening day of the Oktoberfest at the Hofbräu Tent in Munich, Germany, on September 21, 2013. Oktoberfest, which this year will run from September 21 through October 6, is the world’s largest beer fest and draws millions of visitors. (Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

September 3, 2013
From Photos of Burning Man 2013, one of 33 photos. The Man burns during the Burning Man 2013 arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, on August 31, 2013. The federal government issued a permit for 68,000 people from all over the world to gather at the sold out festival, which is celebrating its 27th year, to spend a week in the remote desert cut off from much of the outside world to experience art, music and the unique community that develops. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

From Photos of Burning Man 2013, one of 33 photos. The Man burns during the Burning Man 2013 arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada, on August 31, 2013. The federal government issued a permit for 68,000 people from all over the world to gather at the sold out festival, which is celebrating its 27th year, to spend a week in the remote desert cut off from much of the outside world to experience art, music and the unique community that develops. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

July 15, 2013
From Photos: The Festival of San Fermin 2013, one of 42 photos. Revelers back away from an Alcurrucen’s ranch fighting bull during the running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, on July 7, 2013. People from around the world travel to Pamplona every year to take part in some of the eight day festival. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

From Photos: The Festival of San Fermin 2013, one of 42 photos. Revelers back away from an Alcurrucen’s ranch fighting bull during the running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, on July 7, 2013. People from around the world travel to Pamplona every year to take part in some of the eight day festival. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)

April 15, 2013
From Coachella 2013, one of 40 photos. Moby performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, on April 13, 2013. (Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella)

From Coachella 2013, one of 40 photos. Moby performs onstage during day 2 of the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, on April 13, 2013. (Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella)

March 29, 2013
From Holi 2013: The Festival of Colors, one of 34 photos. An Indian child reacts as colored powder is smeared on her hair during Holi festival in Chennai, India, on March 27, 2013. Holi, the Hindu festival of colors that also marks the advent of spring, is being celebrated across the country Wednesday. (AP Photo/Arun Sankar K)

From Holi 2013: The Festival of Colors, one of 34 photos. An Indian child reacts as colored powder is smeared on her hair during Holi festival in Chennai, India, on March 27, 2013. Holi, the Hindu festival of colors that also marks the advent of spring, is being celebrated across the country Wednesday. (AP Photo/Arun Sankar K)

February 12, 2013
From Carnival 2013 in Brazil, one of 39 photos. A reveler from the Vila Isabel samba school participates in the annual Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro’s Sambadrome, on February 12, 2013. (Reuters/Sergio Moraes)

From Carnival 2013 in Brazil, one of 39 photos. A reveler from the Vila Isabel samba school participates in the annual Carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro’s Sambadrome, on February 12, 2013. (Reuters/Sergio Moraes)

February 11, 2013
From Chinese Lunar New Year 2013, one of 29 photos. A man watches as fireworks light up the skyline of Shanghai in celebration of Chinese New Year in Shanghai, on February 10, 2013. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on February 10 and marks the start of the Year of the Snake, according to the Chinese zodiac. (Reuters/Carlos Barria)

From Chinese Lunar New Year 2013, one of 29 photos. A man watches as fireworks light up the skyline of Shanghai in celebration of Chinese New Year in Shanghai, on February 10, 2013. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on February 10 and marks the start of the Year of the Snake, according to the Chinese zodiac. (Reuters/Carlos Barria)

February 5, 2013
From Up Helly Aa, one of 21 photos. Flames engulf a viking longboat as it is set on fire during the Up Helly Aa fire festival in Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland, on January 29, 2013. (Reuters/David Moir)

From Up Helly Aa, one of 21 photos. Flames engulf a viking longboat as it is set on fire during the Up Helly Aa fire festival in Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland, on January 29, 2013. (Reuters/David Moir)