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diabla - carnaval de humahuaca (argentina)

Carnival 2010 in the streets of Humahuaca (Argentina).­

During Carnival festivities in the small village of Tilcara, in the Andes mountains, young men dress up as devils (diablos) with colorful costumes covered with mirrors.­ Women hold the tail of a devil and everyone is drinking and dancing to the music of marching bands.­

For more photos and information about the Carnival in Northern Argentina, read the description of the photo album.

Dr. Padilla, Humahuaca, Jujuy, Argentina