No. 1 New Orleans
This American city showcases an amazing exuberance when Mardi Gras arrives. There are chariots, parades, celebrations, all following the rhythm of a gastronomy where strong spices and chili are in command, as well as the rhythm of Jazz with Dixieland. These are some of the multiple excuses to visit one of the many jewels on the shores of the Mississippi River. Tip: If you want to avoid the rush of the city and live the experience at least partially, the rest of the year you can visit Mardi Gras World, a museum dedicated to the festivity http://www.mardigrasworld.com/.
No. 2 Rio de Janeiro
. Dance, music, costumes, he Samba Schools Competition, the Sambódromo, the stars of Brazilian show business from soccer players to the protagonists of their acclaimed soap operas, and, of course, many tourists. There doesn’t seem to be a minute’s rest with activities, concerts, and parties everywhere, so this is an experience for those who have no problems in sleeping only a couple of hours and then go on. An unforgettable experience. Tip: you can register in the official carnival website to receive the guide with updated information of the year 2017 2017 http://www.carnavales-brasil.com/guia-carnaval-rio.asp
No. 3 Venice
The channel city has a ten century tradition in Carnivals and it offers one of the most luxurious and extravagant versions of this party. During the ten days that it lasts, people disguise and go to the streets and take pictures, whether it is on organized parades or improvised ones, with disguises in the best style of the Venetian 17th Century, with its enigmatic masks. This is a perfect idea for a romantic trip in a unique city. Tip: due to the proximity of the city to the Alps, it is always possible to have snows and cold temperatures, which makes it necessary to pack some warm clothes.