Tag: Culture

Bakana: Masquerade Display

A couple of weeks ago I had a post up on Tumblr talking about the dearth in masquerade displays in my corner of Nigeria. Well maybe that dearth has been greatly exaggerated, by me. Just maybe. On New Year’s Day I got invited for two displays in two different locations. One was in Isiokpo and...

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Nothing Hill

Known as Europe’s biggest street party, Nothing Hill Carnival turned 49 this year.¬†Every year, hundreds of thousands from within the UK and abroad make the trip to the streets of West London for two days of dancing, partying and immersing themselves in the carnival spirit. Probably the...

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