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Have fun at the Aruba Carnival 2012
If you are planning on going on a holiday, then the first thing that you need to do is decide on a destination. Even though there are a lot of places that you can go to, you need to go to some place that is unique and where you can have a lot of fun. Therefore, the best thing to do would be to plan your holiday around a carnival. Of all the carnivals that take place around the world, the best one would be the Aruba Carnival 2012. You will find a lot of attractions in this carnival.
So what can you expect at the Aruba Carnival 2012? The first thing that you need to know is that this carnival is the biggest event that is organized on the island. At this carnival, you can expect to see a lot of parades where people would be seen in some fantastic fancy dresses. Also, there would be a lot of competitions that would be organized so that your entire family can participate in them. Apart from these events, you would also have a lot of parties that would be organized and all would be invited. You can definitely have a lot of fun.
Along with these events, there are other things that you should not miss out on. For example, there would be a Tivoli’s torch parade in Oranjestad that you should not miss under any circumstances. It is a sight to watch and there would be a lot of people lined to watch this particular parade. Also, there are Grand Parades that have been arranged in San Nicolas and in the Oranjestad as well. Therefore, you should ensure that you catch up with all these parades. Going to the Aruba Carnival 2012 for your holiday would be the best decision that you would have taken.
When the Aruba Carnival 2012 finally ends, it is done with much fanfare as well. The Grand Evening Parade is organized in the island. In this parade, there would be traditional burning of King Momo. King Momo is supposed to be a symbol of the flesh and this ritual takes place before Ash Wednesday. There would be a lot of music played as well. All kinds of music would be played, including the calypso and the tumba. This is a carnival that you should not miss out on and should definitely be a part of your holiday.