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Mardi Gras: carnival Louisiana style

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The Louisiana table was a big hit at the US Consulate's event to promote tourism in the Southern states. (Image courtesy of the US Consulate)

It’s Fat Tuesday! Wouldn’t you like to be in New Orleans?

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Fastnacht: and some say Germans are sour

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Germans celebrating Fastnacht. (Photo: public domain)

“I had the pleasure of watching the pretty cobbled streets of Romanesque Konstanz become conquered by clowns, fools, monsters, devils, wild beasts, and every fruit and vegetable imaginable.”

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Go home at daybreak in Leipzig

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Wondering what to do in Leipzig? Follow our numerous fun-bound directions along this post and you won’t get lost – or bored at all – over the next seven days.

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Carnaval: Nostalgia and tips for a Brazilian party itinerary beyond Rio

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“The feeling of ‘I wish I was there’ may turn, unexpectedly, to resentment and even rage when you see your friends happily smiling with ridiculous costumes in colorful pictures and you realize you have been using the same ugly sweater since New Year’s eve— the day your social life in Europe died to be reborn in warmer months.”

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Carnaval: beer, glitter and Gerard Butler

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Stalking Gerard Butler at Rio Carnival 2010... photo: Gerard's friend

Confessions from a random chick who landed in the VIP.

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Leipzig Events: Carnival time heats up the town, Feb 4-10

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Dress up, dance it out, heat up, cool down…

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