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London 2012 Olympic Games

Opening Ceremony Today

Today is the day, the 27th of July, when officially starts The London 2012 Olympic Games!The Summer Games very well known as the Games of the XXX Olympiad or "London 2012 Olympic Games", scheduled to be again in London, England, United Kingdom from 27 July to 12 August 2012. London will actually step in the history to be the first city to officially host the modern Olympic Games three times, the previous ere back in 1908 and 1948. Nowadays the Olympic Games have come to be regarded as the world's foremost sports competition where more than 200 nations participate.

Today Olympic Stadiums will be transformed into a real British countryside scene for the Opening Ceremony. One of the largest buildings ever will feature meadows, fields and rivers, families eating picnics, sports being played on the village green and real farmyard animals, including 70 sheep, sounds like fun, isn't it? The title is Isle of Wonder, the amazing events will be opened with the ringing of the largest harmonically tuned bell in the world... seems like rest of the Europe is forgotten these days, no more tourists anywhere else but London, but it's fair enough, London definitely deserves it!

Bring your friends and family along, the Olympic Opening Ceremony parade will feature 10,000 athletes from 205 nations, doesn't matter where are you from, don't worry, each country will have it's very special moment of glory, you will have a chance to cheer on your country, when you see them running track proudly holding aloft their national flag, seeing your favourite athletes in the ceremony. And of course the show will close with a glamour as well, the 12th of August there is expected to be spectacular show in the breathtaking Olympic Stadium, after 69 days on the road, been seen by over 14 million people and it has travelled all over UK. Fingers crossed for your favourites, and of course we wish wins the best!


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