Posts Tagged 'Carnival'

Is this the World Cup or Carnival?

As it prepares for Carnival, the first capital of Brazil is mostly indifferent to the World Cup; Anderson Sotero reports and advises tourists what to do


Where to Carnival in London

Notting Hill Carnival 2011 is fast approaching, and will be taking place on Sunday 28th and Monday 29th August. After discussions with the Police it has been decided the carnival will end at 7pm on both nights, meaning you’ll need

Rio’s carnival dream is not over

Despite the devastation of the fire at the Samba complex in Rio de Janeiro, the schools are picking up the pieces in preparation for this year’s celebrations, determined that the Carnival will go on.

A Carnival party in aid of Comic Relief

Presenting, for one night only, a fiesta of Latin beats, dancers and soul at The Book Club, all for a great cause, with all the proceeds going to Comic Relief!

Notting Hill Carnival round up

Growing ever larger since 1966, the Notting Hill Carnival has become the largest festival celebration of its kind in Europe. Every year on the August bank holiday weekend over 1 million carnival revellers head to the streets of West London

Salvador – Never Ending-Party

Born and bred in Brazil, Salvador’s carnival – the biggest street party in the world – is a massive extravaganza of Bahian rhythms, colours, heat and non-stop partying