February is carnival time across Europe and that means parades, masquerades, music, dancing and more general revelry.
Here are our top picks for carnival celebrations.
One of Europe’s most famous carnivals takes place in the beautiful city of Venice – Carnival of Venice.
The masks and the costumes are some of the most amazing you will see anywhere in the world.
Nice Carnival is a wonderful time to discover the city’s mild climate and the art of luxury living on the French Riviera.
The warm Mediterrean climate makes Spain an ideal spot to enjoy outdoor carnival activities and Carnival Tenerife and Carnival Cadiz both offer plenty of those.
Carnival in Binche is a unique event which was recognized by UNESCO as a “masterpiece of the oral and intangible heritage of humanity” and each year it is completely different.