Twelfth Night – It’s CARNIVAL time!!

Thanks to @yatpundit for the reminder, since I miss it every year if I'm not in New Orleans! Bangkok's malls are taking down their Christmas shopping scenes to put up the next shopping holiday marketing props [Valentine's Day - sticks finger down throat]]. But the holiday festivities are just shifting - Mardi Gras season begins today! Man I miss King Cake - we'll have to get ourselves over to Bourbon St off Sukhumvit Soi 22 and see if they have some! Happy Carnival! Here's a little background from NOLA History: Reveling on Twelfth Night: Christians all over the world celebrate on the Sixth of January. While some parts of the Christian world may differ on dates, January 6th is usually recognized as the Feast of the … [Read more...]