Every country has got something special, something different with them.
If US have Statue of Liberty, then London has Buckingham Palace.
Similarly, there are some Carnival festival, which every country organizes every Year and there is something special about them.
TraBeauLi here presents you the Top 5 Carnivals festival, which you should visit with your Loved ones atleast once, to have a totally different experience of the Life.
1. Carnival Festival – Rio de Janerio, Brazil
We all have seen Dhoom 2 Movie, and we really liked the song “Dil Lagana” but we didn’t notice what was special about it. It was shot in Brazil and we even saw a Glimpse of Carnival.
This is one of the biggest carnival festival being organized in the World. It is held in February or March (40 days before Easter). All the streets are being decorated and it even features the Queen of Carnival.
This Carnival doesn’t have just regular parade, but they have city wide parade means everyone has to watch it. Brazil is like shut down during the Rio_Carnival and all the citizens just enjoy the Festival. If you want to know – History of Carnival in Rio De Janeiro
Rio Carnival 2018 dates :- 9th February to 14th February
2. Notting Hill- London, UK
The one festival, which takes place in the middle of the year “August”. It focuses heavily on Music, with live performances everywhere and large scale sound system. For the help of the people, they have even made an app “Noting Hill Carnival” that can help you navigate in different directions through festival.
It is a huge part of British life and Culture. It fills the streets of West London with Carribean Colours, music and Flavours. Things to see and do in Notting Hill.
You can find stalls selling Caribbean foods like curries, fried plantain etc. Since, it is held in August.
Duration:- It is only for Two days
Notting hill carnival 2018 dates: – August 25th.
3. Tomorrowland- Boom, Belgium
Have you heard of names like Afrojack, Axwell, David Guetta, Carl cox etc.
If yes, then this Carnival festival is for you. The Music feaks, for whom music is their life and can listen to it 24*7.
It is an Electronic music festival held in Boom, Belgium. It started in 2005 and since then it has become the World’s Largest and most notable music festivals.
It is a chance to step out of your Comfort zone and feel the depth of music. Sit back, relax & enjoy live Tomorrowland’s content here.
First it used to be for one day, then became for two days. In 2011 it expanded for three days. For their fans to reach venue, they have special flights. It always has something special like 2016 had Dragon stage, 2015 had the theme Melodia and this year 2017 had “Amricorum Spectuclum”.
Duration: – 2 Weekends
Time to be held in 2018: – 12th August (Amsterdam) and then the different places.
4. Cologne Festival – Cologne, Germany
This is the second Largest event in Germany backed by Munich’s Octoberfest. It has a very special way of getting started.
It starts in “Fifth season of the Year” and it begins on 11th November 11:11 a.m. But the real feast starts after Shrove Thursday. Carnival in Cologne is almost as old as the history of the city itself.
The whole street during this time is filled with people in different costumes and colourful troops. The closing time for Bars and pubs are suspended, so that, you enjoy the Carnival whole night.
One thing to remember: – If someone says you “Bützen” to you, then be prepared they want to Kiss you.
Duration: – Around Six days
Cologne Carnival 2018 date :- 11th November (You still have time, to attend it)
5. La Tomatina- Valencia, Spain
We all know about this festival via the movie ZNMD(Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara).
Festival in which participants throw tomatoes at each other and fight with each other just for the fun purpose.
It is held in the last week of August. One just needs to have fun in this festival, so don’t even think of wearing new clothes in the fest.
Duration: – One day
Tomatina festival 2018 dates : -August 29.
So this time try something new, apart from the Romantic Beaches, Snowfall and Greenery. Give your self a treat to be a part of these Carnivals and get to know a whole new world, something to remember for a lifetime.
So start saving, Call your Travel Agent, Pack your bags and Have fun with your Loved Ones!! Do Something Memorable!! Enjoy your life.