Carnival in Berlin: Do Take Candy From These Strangers

Wear a warm costume. Carnival in Berlin takes place February 12, 2012. Then again, you may warm up from friction as you rub up against spectators and participants. Organizers are expecting more than 1 million spectators and participants at the 11th annual Berlin Carnival Costume Parade. (Break out your German dictionary for this site.) According toContinue reading “Carnival in Berlin: Do Take Candy From These Strangers”

Cool Carnival in Berlin

Originally published in GPS.OutTraveler.com Mardi Gras in Berlin? Yep, pretty much! More than 1 million spectators and participants are again expected to attend the 10th annual Berlin Carnival Costume Parade on February 27, 2011. With an expected 3,000 participants in 100 groups, 60 floats, and numerous marching bands, the frolicsome parade will start at 11:11Continue reading “Cool Carnival in Berlin”