LUXEMBOURG - Dancing Procession of Echternach { 47 images } Created 28 May 2015

Dancing Procession of Echternach, Luxembourg (Whit Tuesday, 26 May 2015). The dancing procession of Echternach is first recorded as early as the 15th century, and in 2010 was inscribed on the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage. Around 40 groups of pilgrims and participants 'dance' their way around the small town of Echternach in the eastern part of Luxembourg, following a route which culminates in the Basilica of St Willibrord, accompanied by musicians and watched by thousands of spectators. © Rudolf Abraham
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