Go to http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2011/feb/14/readers-tips-carnivals-around-the-world. Can you find the answers to these questions:
In Dominica, the carnival is a mix of two traditions. What are they?
What kind of battle do they have in the Nice carnival?
What do people sing about in the Cádiz carnival?
What do they bury in Ash Wednesday in Santa Cruz de Tenerife?
Which two instruments are played in the Fasnacht carnival in Switzerland?
Which town in Germany has straw bears in their carnival?
What kind of music can you hear in the Trinidad and Tobago carnivals?
What’s special about the giant heads in the Barranquilla carnival in Colombia?
What kind of fights do they have in the Oruro carnival in Bolivia?
How long does the Montevideo carnival last in Uruguay?
Source: OUP España