The Fifth: Lewes holds annual bonfire celebration – picture essay

Photojournalist Christian Sinibaldi  braved the rain to experience the uniquely English counter-culture carnival that is bonfire night in Lewes, East Sussex, which attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year

Trinidad’s forgotten architectural gems

As carnival revellers throng the streets of Port of Spain this week, most will be oblivious to the beautiful old colonial houses along the route. But a tour of Trinidad’s architectural heritage offers a fascinating insight into the island’s history

Images from the carnival in Venice

Fantasy creatures come to life in one of the world’s oldest festivals: the Venice Carnival. The 17-day event kicked off on Saturday with a floating parade through the Italian city’s famed canals. Tourists pack the banks of the waterway to help celebrate this year’s event, which is titled: The Most Delicious Feast in the World