Ever wondered what it’s like to perform in Rio’s carnival parade in the Sambódromo? Performing there for the first time and not sure what to expect? Then read my Top 10 Tips to avoid costume slip ups (or slip outs), make sure you don’t throw up, and arm yourself mentally for the unpreparable.
Bum bags, beer over caipirinhas, and tactical naps. Make sure you’re ready for the greatest party on earth by reading my 10 Tips and Tricks to help you make the most of your time at Rio Carnival.
Booked your tickets to see the world’s biggest carnival and now excitedly googling how to make the best of your time? Or just just looking for ideas for a future trip to the Brazilian capital? Then get inspired and excited by my Top 10 Things to Do During Rio Carnival!
Christmas already seem like a distant memory? Bored of the January cold and sobriety? Then get yourself over to Barcelona’s Sant Antoni district for its Festa Major and Cavalcada dels Tres Tombs featuring fire devils, music, dancing, animals, and the perfect opportunity to get the priest to bless your pet. Read on to find out more…
Discover how to start the New Year like a Spaniard: flaunting health and safety norms and dancing 'til the sun comes up!
It wouldn’t be Christmas in Spain without spending at least 20 Euros in an attempt to win the world's biggest lottery. Read on to find out how Spain’s obsession with Christmas gambling started, how the surprisingly complex system works, as well as why you absolutely must buy a ticket if you don’t want to risk crying into your Christmas dinner whilst your entire village celebrates winning the jackpot.
Not feeling very Christmasy yet in the city of palm trees and sunshine? Then read on to find out the top ten things to do in Barcelona to get in a festive mood this December, featuring controversial nativity scenes, lucrative lotteries, and a selection of the city's best cocktail bars...