carnival

The 11 most famous carnivals

 

Brazilian carnival

The most famous carnival in the world is annually held here on the streets of Rio de Janeiro. So to speak, Carnaval Samba rhythms, fiery and beautiful Latin dance. The carnival is headed by the “Princess” of Samba, each carrying the flag for their school. Male and female dancers in very revealing costumes, the glitter, the atmosphere is fun and festive splendor everywhere! In the city throughout the week a fancy – dress balls, contests, dances and costumes, concerts. The cost of participation in the carnival is from 250 to 600 dollars.

This is the February miracle takes place in New Orleans (French quarter). The main difference from all the other noisy and sparkling extravaganzas is that it is unpredictable. Half-naked girls toss into the crowd with colored beads, to collect which becomes for the participants just a matter of principle!

Venetian miracle carnival

Love of life soaked in the atmosphere of this holiday. The main figure of the occasion is His Majesty the King. The parade of flowers and flower battles – the required components of a French carnival. The carnival held in nice from mid-February to 4 March.

Swiss carnival

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Holidays in Spain

 

The Spaniards – it’s burning a nation that turns every day into a celebration. No one month is not complete without a memorable festivities, which will celebrate again the country in Europe.

The Feast Of The Three Kings

On the day of Epiphany the people of Spain celebrates the feast of the Three Kings. The name comes from the scene when the three wise men brought gifts to the newborn Jesus. On the eve of the feast through the streets of the country, there is a procession that enters into the carriage with the Magi. The theme of this carnival elect famous cartoons, and all dressed in familiar characters.

After the street party children come home, where they wait for tables with sweets and the main dish – bagels. Even the cakes are sintered to their shape, adding a chip – to whom it will fall, will find happiness and well-being.

The children also write letters to the Three Kings, where you indicate the desired gifts, and eventually get them.

The carnival in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The second carnival is known, after the festival in Rio de Janeiro, considered Santa Cruz de Tenerife. The festival starts on February 14 and last a whole week.

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