Snapshots of a Summer leaving a pandemic…
Like so many Spanish cities, Zamora also lives intensely the Holy Week and there’s plenty of things going on outside the processions.
Returning to a Summer where a pandemic made me slow down.
Fire as a central element of the Entrudo dos Máscaros de Vila Boa.
The pagan New Year traditions in Portugal’s Mirandese Plateau
Festa dos Rapazes, or Young Men’s Festival, a winter solstice masked tradition that was “adopted” as Catholic, but with the boundaries of what’s holy and pagan still very clear.