Mardi Gras

Here Are The Best Festivals To Visit Around The World

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

Festivals are a fun-filled way to experience the culture, the attitude, the true essence of a nation. From music and the arts to tasty food and drink, festival events are great for immersing yourself into another country's way of life. And here are some of the world's best festivals not to be missed during your travels...

It's Shrove Tuesday - Time For The Breakfast Of Kings

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK

Whether you know it as Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day, 17 February is the day to gorge on one of the most fattening of breakfast treats. Commemorat...

WATCH: This Cop Can DANCE!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Comedy

Here in the UK, we have policemen and women joining in at the Notting Hill Carnival. Over in America, they have cops like Detective Winston Harbin - w...

Little Red Dress: Kylie Minogue Gets Her Mardi Gras On

MyDaily | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Style

Kylie Minogue kick-started Sydney's Mardi Gras celebrations over the weekend, hosting a VIP cocktail party for special guests....

Kylie's 'Epic' Mardi Gras Celebrations

WENN | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Australian pop superstar Kylie Minogue returned to the Sydney Mardi Gras parade on Saturday for the first time in 14 years to celebrate her 25th anniv...

For Some People, EVERY Tuesday Is Fat Tuesday

Amy Lamé | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Amy Lamé

Until now, the issue of obesity has been very much an "us" and "them" dynamic- think Supersize vs Superskinny writ large. Burger Queen is asking everyone - regardless of body size - to step into a pair of wide width stilettos and try our chubby lives on for size.