Mardi Gras is one of the festivals that we can say it`s celebrating all around the world.Mardi Gras is also known like Fat Tuesday. Mardi Gras is a popular cultural phenomenon and Christian holiday. This world wide festival dates thousands of years to fertility rites and pagan spring. Mardi Gras is celebrating in countries with large Roman Catholic populations. Mardi Gras festival is celebrating always one day Ash Wednesday or The first day of Lent. More statistic information`s about this famous festival you can see on Wikipedia or Wikitravel sites.
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Mardi Gras is worldwide festival
Tradition on Mardi Gras is wearing costumes and masks, dancing, parades, sports competitions, debauchery, overturning social conventions, etc. Season for festival varies from town to town. Some traditions treat the final three days before Ash Wednesday and some consider period between Twelfth Night or Epiphany and Ash Wednesday. On this festival you can taste and hear famous Mardi Gras king cakes, breads, music, praline or other supplies. You will see thousand amazing costumes and masks or body paints that come popular last years. The best way is to be on the street and feel happiness and joy of all people.
Let`s go with Travel All Together to the most famous parade and festival is in New Orleans in Louisiana, USA. It`s unforgettable experience and once in your life you need to go there. It`s very exciting, fun, joy, amazing happening for you and your family. If you are not in love with New Orleans definitely you will be after participation in Mardi Gras. The things that you will see on TV cannot compare with your live experience on the streets of New Orleans. With one word Mardi Gras is all about CELEBRATION.
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New Orleans is the largest metropolitan area and city in Louisiana, USA. With his location on the banks of the Mississippi River, New Orleans is also a major USA port. New Orleans had got his name after the Duke of Orleans who was established by French colonists in 18th century. In New Orleans you will find a blossoming culture and the roots of jazz unlike anything else in USA. ID you like to see more statistic information`s about this amazing town you can open Wikipedia and Wikitravel sites.
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New Orleans is a melting pot of cultures
Heading to New Orleans is a bit like traveling to another country. He is one of the oldest cities in USA. Let me suggest to you some places to visit and see in New Orleans. Mardi Gras Carnival takes place each February where millions people take part in to see color and variety of masks. French Quarter is one of the most famous neighborhoods of America. Enjoy the historic architecture, Jazz, clubs and restaurants. St. Louis Cathedral is a national historic monument. Taste the local food what is combination of various cuisine’s from around the world with unique delicacy Crawfish Boil. St. Louis Cemetery is a historic cemetery constructed in the 18th century. Don`t miss to take ride in Streetcars who are one of the oldest street railways in the world. Natchez Steamboat on river Mississippi is another great way to take a tour of New Orleans. National World War II Museum is place where you can see part of great American history. Find time to spend splendid day Audubon Park, Audubon Aquarium and Audubon Zoo. The Superdome is biggest covered structure in the world. And all time in New Orleans you will hear “Jazz”, the most popular music for that town.
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