Dodging the obvious and well-publicised celebrations in Rio, New Orleans, and Venice, these are some of the best offbeat destinations to celebrate Carnaval.
Despite our inevitable cultural differences, is there a common ground to all Christmas traditions, even the offbeat ones?
It’s mid-June, you have just arrived in Lisbon and you can feel the city is on party mode. But what exactly is happening? And what’s up with the sardines in Lisbon?