We are already thinking wild, costumes, fun, design, party…………Carnival 2018 is around the corner ¡¡¡
TENERIFE CARNIVAL ERASMUS TRAINING IS ALWAYS OUR FAVORITE PROJECT OF THE YEAR and we are getting ready for it ¡¡¡
WHO ARE THE DESIGNERS HOSTING THE STUDENTS??
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT OUR CARNIVAL?
From the month of January conquests and shows are already running along:
Comparsas (dancing groups)
Murgas ( singing groups)
THE STARTING OF THE STREET CARNIVAL:
LA ELECCIÓN DE LA REINA DEL CARNAVAL DE TENERIFE (The Queen Gala Election) represents the starting of the street carnival. This year is going to happen on the 7th February 2018 . Be ready to buy the tickets for the gala online NOW because they sold out quickly. You can do it here:
If you are one of our lucky students participating in the Tenerife Carnival Erasmus Training, you will get a exclusive access to the backstage the Gala Queen Election Day. It is always a thrilling moment to see the wild time before the shows begin. We have been bringing students for more that 8 years now in http://www.tenerifejobtraining.com
have a look at our YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=67kePpFCcBA
The first STREET PARADE will start on Friday the 9th February in the evening along the streets of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. This is a perfect moment to see all the dancing and singing groups together with the Queens (we have three Queens: a child , an adult and a senior queen).
The 14th February is another day to remember: THE BURIAL OF THE SARDINE, get ready to cry a lot and dress up like a widow: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Entierro_de_la_Sardina
TRAVELLING & BOOKING TO BE HERE:
February is a busy month in Tenerife so try to book your flight and accommodation in advance. Santa Cruz de Tenerife is the city in the island where Carnival starts and that’s the place to be. If you dont find accommodation there dont worry: public transport in the island run 24 hours a day during street carnival so you can book around Tenerife and use it. Here you can get info about it: https://movil.titsa.com/ Green buses and a tram service with show you around.
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FULL PROGRAM IN ENGLISH HERE: http://archiv.fagms.de/c/mv?