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Os maios
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Os maios

"Os maios" is a local fiesta of Villafranca del Bierzo (Spain). To honour springtime, each May 1st people of this village (mainly children) cover themselves with a kind of green reed grass branches.

TAGS: Spain, Tradition

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Gijón, Spain
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© Gerardo Alonso.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2018
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 29, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Focal Length: 17mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f4.5
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Villafranca del Bierzo, Spain