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Mardi Gras : The Cultural Phenomenon RTR

Mardi Gras : The Cultural Phenomenon RTR

One of the most notably celebrated carnivals of today, the festivities of Mardi Gras indeed form a cultural phenomenon. The celebrations date back thousands of years to Pagan Spring and Fertility rites and have assumed their modern day form through evolution and religious adaption over time. Countries with large Roman Catholic populations celebrate Mardi Gras…
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The Best Kept Secret in the Caribbean-Curacao Island

The Best Kept Secret in the Caribbean-Curacao Island

“Bon Bini”! Welcome to the hidden gem of the Caribbean Sea, Curacao Island. Curacao is one of the ABC islands off the Venezuela coast which includes Aruba and Bonaire. This exquisite island situated to the south of the Caribbean Sea flaunts clear turquoise waters, sparkling sand beaches, colorful architecture, exotic cuisines and friendly locals. Curacao…
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Rio De Janeiro Carnivals : the only way to do it right!

Rio De Janeiro Carnivals : the only way to do it right!

Think of Carnival and only one comes to mind. Rio.The carnival of Rio de Janeiro is considered to be the biggest dance floor on the earth and attracts thousands of visitors from across the world. A typical parade here will constitute of revellers, beautiful faces and their dance costumes, samba dancers dressed in their finest…
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Venice – the Queen of the Adriatic

Venice – the Queen of the Adriatic

“Getting lost is the only place worth going to”, says the wise man. If I were ever to get lost, I would choose to lose myself in Venice. The city of Venice is an enigma- a city that combines old world charms and the authentic beauty of Italia with an experience you will not find anywhere…
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