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Mardi Gras Live

Carnival season is in full swing here in Dominica as well as in New Orleans. Only a few more days left to celebrate-today and tomorrow. Last night I discovered a way to stream New Orleans Mardi Gras parades live here in … Continue reading

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Carnival 2011 in Dominica

Where I come from we call it Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday), but here in Dominica they call it Carnival or “Mas Domnik“. It’s the same thing expressed within different cultures with French roots. It involves music, big crowds, dancing in the streets, late night celebrating, and … Continue reading

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