PHOTOS: Afro-Caribbean Day in Limón

September 1, 2016

Each year, Costa Rica’s Caribbean port town Limón throws a party on Aug. 31 to celebrate its vibrant Afro-Caribbean culture. The main event is a parade, which fills the streets with floats, colorful dress and dancing.

Enjoy some scenes from this year’s parade:

 

You may be interested

Nicaraguans visit zoo en masse after call for help
La Prensa
52 views
La Prensa
52 views

Nicaraguans visit zoo en masse after call for help

La Prensa / Julio Estrada Galo and Roy Moncada - August 14, 2018

Hundreds of Nicaraguans visited the national zoo, located on the highway between Managua and Masaya, to help cover costs and…

Best press release ever? Uber finds 10 Tico names that include the company’s name
Uber
82 views
Uber
82 views

Best press release ever? Uber finds 10 Tico names that include the company’s name

The Tico Times - August 14, 2018

The Tico Times gets a lot of press releases from PR firms. A lot. Some are interesting, some are downright…

Bus accident in Ecuador kills 24
Latin America
131 views
Latin America
131 views

Bus accident in Ecuador kills 24

AFP - August 14, 2018

QUITO, Ecuador — A bus carrying travelers from Colombia and Venezuela crashed in Ecuador early Tuesday, killing 24 people and injuring…