world’s top 10 festivals

Lio Krathong-The Latern Festival・Bangkok, Thailand

Lio Krathong-The Latern Festival・Bangkok, Thailand

Along the riverbank, music, dancing and more last until the late hours of the night, creating memories that will undoubtedly last a lifetime.

November 9, 2011


International Festival of the Sahara

International Festival of the Sahara

International Festival of the Sahara Bamako, Mali January 12-14, 2012 The International Festival of the Sahara is the oldest and best-known festival in the country. Drawing thousands of spectators and participants from around the globe each year, the talent showcased during this four day-long celebration is incomparable. Founded on the belief of educating others about [...]


Montreal Jazz Festival

Montreal Jazz Festival

“nothing bonds two strangers more than music.”-aiyana appling


Holi: The Festival of Colours

Holi: The Festival of Colours

Festival of Colour India March 8-9, 2012 The celebration of Holi is more commonly known as the “Festival of Colors”, and rightfully so. This elaborate celebration begins with public bonfires and includes festivities that feature the throwing and wearing of brightly colored liquids and powders. There are also various flavorful sweets and intoxicating drinks. On [...]


Las Fallas: The Festival of Fire

Las Fallas: The Festival of Fire

Literally meaning “the fires” in Valencian, massive dolls or “ninots” constructed from cardboard, wood, paper-machè and plaster statue are created extremely lifelike; usually depicting bawdy, satirical scenes and current events.


Trinidad & Tobago Carnival

Trinidad & Tobago Carnival

Elaborate costumes, kings, queens and calypso, all play a significant role on the beautiful islands of Trinidad and Tobago.