Tips for getting ready for Carnival season

Tips for getting ready for Carnival season

Another Carnival season is about to end now and samba dancers, calypso bands and anyone with a passion for celebration, color and exuberant outfits will have a whole year to prepare for the next Carnival. Carnival is a very popular tradition in the Caribbean: and what makes Caribbean carnivals really special is that not only they are very diverse, reflecting the customs and local traditions of each Caribbean island, but they also take place at different time of the year. So unlike in the res... [ read more ]

2012 Caribbean Carnival Dates and Booking Tips

2012 Caribbean Carnival Dates and Booking Tips

2011 is now over and most of you are probably already thinking about new and exotic places to spend your summer holiday. But you don’t have to think so far in advance: the always sunny Caribbean are there with their beaches and parties, and no sooner than the 7th of January a new carnival season debuts in the Caribbean. Feather headdresses, colourful bead costumes, big drums and socca rhythms will fill the streets of Caribbean’s major cities and towns. If you fancy a spontaneous carnival... [ read more ]