Revellers celebrates the traditional Rose Monday carnival parade ...
Feb 20th, 2012
(Reuters) - Revellers celebrates the traditional Rose Monday carnival parade in the western German city of Duesseldorf February 20, 2012. The Rose Monday parades in Cologne, Mainz and Duesseldorf are the highlight of the German street carnival season. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS SOCIETY) -
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