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With Clothes or Without?

MOROCCO | Tue, 15 Jul 2014 | By kakimono | Views [1181]

 After ftour on Friday, we met at Marina Bay because really, where else would we go? We initially got two tables, but when none of us ordered food, they took one of them away. The restaurant was still pretty non-crowded (it's never been as crowded ... Read more >

Tags: beach, bets, carnival, casbah, marina bay, moroccan

Venice - A State of Serenity

ITALY | Sun, 29 Sep 2013 | By thefoodpilgrims | Views [315]

The light of the rising sun embroiders the edges of the clouds in golden threads. Sweet lullabies of the night-clad waters fade away blissfully in the first rays of the sun. When the weary traveler first glimpses the domes of this city, when the the ... Read more >

Tags: carnevale, carnival, carnival of venice, italy, travel to italy, venice

Photos: Faces from Ecuador

ECUADOR | Wed, 17 Apr 2013 | By valpro | Photo Gallery

Some of the people I met while in Ecuador.
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Tags: carnival, children, diving, ecuador, people, quechua

We arrive in Brazil....

BRAZIL | Sun, 10 Feb 2013 | By jdwestonarnold | Views [255]

Before I can talk about our arrival in Brazil, I actually need to go back a few days in the lead up to John and my departure from London. A word of advice from someone who has done it- do not, I repeat, DO NOT attempt to pack up your life of 6 years, ... Read more >

Tags: carnival, rio

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

GERMANY | Sat, 5 Jan 2013 | By chrispanlilio | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Thank you for checking out my gallery. The photos are of my trip to Munich, Germany for Oktoberfest. The night shots were taken using a 6mm F/1.2 CCTV lens on a mirrorless micro four-thirds camera. I like to do experimental photography and these are some ... Read more >
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Tags: bumper, carnival, carousel, cars, clouds, fun, lights, nature, people, sunset

Nossa!... Carnival in Sao Paulo.

BRAZIL | Thu, 1 Mar 2012 | By kamzam | Views [950]

I didn't want to go to Sao Paulo. I didn't want to leave the beach but the imminent start of the carnival meant that I could no longer stay at Ubatuba . It's probably for the best as I can almost see myself 1 month on and still lying on the same ... Read more >

Tags: bloco, brazil, carnival, city break, rtw, sao paulo

Introduction to Brazil Voyage

USA | Sat, 25 Feb 2012 | By flywomenflysolo | Views [569]

On November 30th, 2012 I attended a friend from work's charity function to raise money for Haiti and for their marathon (26.2 miles) in January 2012. The event was on the rooftop of the Mayfair Hotel in Coconut Grove. There was a DJ, an open bar, and ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, carnival, destiny, fate, female, safety, salvador, security, travel, women

Crime Wave Hits Salvador, Brazil - Travel Alert

BRAZIL | Mon, 6 Feb 2012 | By safetyhub | Views [1754]

(UPDATE: February 14th, 2012 - striking police in Salvador and Rio have reached an agreement over their pay claim and have returned to work. All officers will be back on duty for the official start of the festival on February 17th.) Salvador, ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, carnival, south america, travel-alert, travel-crime

Tips for Surviving Carnival in Brazil

BRAZIL | Sat, 21 Jan 2012 | By safetyhub | Views [3612]

Brazil’s annual celebration of sun, skin and samba is a wild time for travellers and locals alike. Around 700,000 tourists flock to Rio de Janeiro every year to witness the outrageously elaborate floats parade around the Sambadrome, while others ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, carnival, rio, south america, travel-crime, travel-tips

Sihanoukville

CAMBODIA | Sun, 20 Feb 2011 | By gem_sky | Views [922]

I don't really know how to 'fairly' describe Sihanoukville. It's a little bit like Blackpool in some parts.. not to do it down, but the (S)Ex-pats neon strip at the 2 lions roundabout is a casino, neon lover, lager lout seedy sexpat haven. As if ... Read more >

Tags: adventure, carnival, castaway, coastline, cocktails, khmerival, ream national park, sickness, sihanoukville, two lions roundabout

Inside World Festivals: Carnival in Rio

BRAZIL | Fri, 30 Apr 2010 | By worldfestivals | Views [3943]

Rio de Janiero: "Whole Planet Carnival" Easily one of the most celebrated and exhilarating events worldwide is the Rio Carnival, in Rio de Janeiro.   Occurring each year, 40 days before Easter, hundreds of thousands of people ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, carnaval, carnival, holidays, parades, party, rio, rio de janiero, south america, world festivals

Brazil

BRAZIL | Sun, 14 Feb 2010 | By redcherry | Views [537]

13.02.2010 I arrived in San Paolo at about 7am with the expectation that I could arrange a cab to my hotel and spend the day looking around town, what I did not realise however, is that Rio De Janeiro is over a 10hr drive from San Paolo. I ... Read more >

Tags: carnival

CARNIVAL, THE KISSER, FRIENDS, VIOLENCE AND THE NAKED WOMAN

BRAZIL | Wed, 11 Mar 2009 | By simonefrancis | Views [9629] | Comments [1]

Rio kind of became like a second home to me after staying there for about a month. Just about every day in this city brings an adventure.   Carnival was craaaaazy!! You couldn´t go anywhere in the city without running into a party! I went to catch ... Read more >

Tags: carnival, passport, rio

The other side of Carnival:

BRAZIL | Tue, 3 Mar 2009 | By mattjc | Views [943]

February 22nd, 2009 This one can not be explained easily so I'll just post a video: Click here > Michelle, Flavia and me in the Mocidade Carnival! Michelle and I, along with some friends were able to participate in the Mocidade Samba School, ... Read more >

Tags: carnival, rio de janeiro

Networking and notworking

NEW ZEALAND | Mon, 2 Mar 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [619]

Sylvia and Oii bade us farewell early on the Monday morning – their schedule only allowed them another 2 weeks for the whole of the South Island and they had an early ferry to Picton. Our journey 5 minutes up the street was shorter but we ... Read more >

Tags: apartment, carnival, concert, flood, rugby, work

Carnival La Paz 2OO9

MEXICO | Wed, 25 Feb 2009 | By teresa421 | Views [749]

(this entry is from Peggy} - We were told La Paz was the place to be for Carnival as it is the largest one in Baja. We arrived from Loreto on Saturday Feb 21 and watched as they set up the Malecon (boardwalk along the bahia) like a midway at a state ... Read more >

Tags: carnival, mardi gras

February - International Carnival of Rijeka, Croatia

CROATIA | Wed, 14 Jan 2009 | By worldfestivals | Views [2445] | Video

Location: Rijeka, Croatia Dates: mid-January - February Level of Participation: 2 – join in the carnival energy with the throngs of 100,000 spectators for parades, pageants, and parties Description: Rijeka has landed itself of the world ... Read more >

Tags: carnival, croatia, international carnival of rijeka, rijeka, world festivals

Crashing Carnival

GUATEMALA | Tue, 12 Feb 2002 | By solbeam | Views [1797]

So today we celebrate Carnival in Guatemala. *looks around* No parades, beads or frats of raving boys with video cameras in sight (thank God!)...but then again, we Americans always love to add our own, um...flavor? to the traditions we've...um.... Read more >

Tags: carnival, festivals, guatemala

 

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