Holi Color Festival in India

Remember when your mom used to tell you not to be too messy? Or when your teacher said to color only on the paper? Feel free to throw all those instructions out the window at the Holi Color Festival in India, taking place on March 17th. Holi is an ancient festival of India and the day (during which the actual play of colors takes place) is called Dhuleti.

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Round trip tickets from New York Varanasi, India (March 15th-March 19th) starting at only $1227 (flight details: https://www.travelpapa.com/y/1o)

The Luck of the Irish

Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated each year on March 17th and is a cultural holiday originating in Ireland. This is a holiday that is celebrated in more countries around the world than any other national holiday. It is also celebrated in countries such as Britain, Canada, the United States, Argentina, Australia and New Zealand. This is the day where everybody wants to be Irish!

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Round trip tickets from New York Dublin, Ireland (March 14-March 18th) starting at just $798 (Flight details: https://www.travelpapa.com/y/1k)

Full Moon Party in Thailand

The Full Moon Party in Haad Rin on Koh Phangan, Thailand, is as festive as any rave can get! This crazy party is held every month with the upcoming one being on March 16th. These are dubbed as the largest and most notorious parties on the planet and rank pretty high on the scale of insanity.

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Round trip from New York City  ⇄ Bangkok, Thailand (March 13th-March 19th) starting at only $991 (flight details: https://www.travelpapa.com/y/1i)

Mardi Gras 101

Mardi Gras is all about music, parades, picnics, floats, dances and is celebrated as a huge holiday in New Orleans, Louisiana. This year, the event falls on March 4th, which is the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday (when the ritual fasting of the Lenten season begins).

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Round trip from New York City  New Orleans, Louisiana (March 2nd-March 5th) starting at just $513 (flight details: https://www.travelpapa.com/y/1g)