Dede Pickering Photography | Editorial Photographer
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Peru and Festivals of Virgin del Carmen Colombia and Carnival Barranquilla

Peru and Festivals of Virgin del Carmen


Peru is a collage of Incan festivals, Catholic rites and a rich array of cultural and architectural experiences. Cradle of Incan civilization, Peru's history and her people are something of a wonder.Travelling from Lima to Cusco, through Colca Canyon, to Lake Titicaca, Arequipa, Lampa, Ollantatambo and finally Machu Picchu the terrain was spectacular. The highlight was the Festival of the Mamacha del Carmen in Paucartambo where thousands of believers came to celebrate the festivity of the Virgin Del Carmen. Dance, song, floats, costumes, masks, food and drink all add to the spectacle of faith and worship which ends in a great big party.

 

Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo
Ollantaytambo
Salineras Salt Mines
Incan circular experimental project, Moray
Salineras Salt Mines
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Pisac
Pisac
Cusco
Lampa
Pisac
Pisac
QuyoChico
Cusco
Pisac
Lampa
Lampa
Lampa
Chorrilles Fish Market, Lima
Pisac
Chorrilles Fish Market, Lima
Lampa
Arequipa
Arequipa
Arequipa
Paucartambo
Paucartambo
Cusco
Pisac
Pisac
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