Best festivals in the world -> Festivals


About Best festivals in the world

Festivals are part of the social life and tend to bring an insight on the culture of the nation, as it encompasses cultural peculiarities. Colourful parades, various processions and a lot of fun are always mandatory. Check out the top world festivals and celebrations!
Vote the best in order to establish the winner in Best festivals in the world .

Rio de Janeiro Carnival, Brazil

  Modern Brazilian Carnival has its roots in Rio de Janeiro, when, in 1641, the town bourgeoisie imported from Paris habit of keeping masked balls and parties. Initially, the European form mimic the festival, but later absorbed elements derived from African and American cultures.     In the late 19th century in Rio de Janeiro have emerged "cordões" masked groups that marched on city boulevards singing and dancing. Today, known as...

Pag 1 of 1