Saga Holidays - Escorted Tours Sep 2019-Nov 2020
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CANADA AND THE USA A luxurious train journey to the Rocky Mountains, a trip to experience America's Deep South, a tour to the magnificent Grand Canyon... what will you choose? Mardi Gras New Orleans' decadent festival, Mardi Gras, dates back thousands of years and, like Christmas, is a season and not just one day. There are many Mardis Gras traditions in New Orleans and some may seem bizarre, but they all have their roots in the history of the carnival. The colours of Mardis Gras are purple for justice, green for faith and gold for power and were the colours of Grand Duke Alexis's royal house. Experience Mardi Gras, page 184 New England in the Fall Time your visit to New England right, and you'll be rewarded with the stunning beauty of New England during the Fall. Attracting visitors from around the world, the vivid hues of amber, gold and red will certainly keep your camera busy. The Colours of New England, page 183 169