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Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Ash Wednesday - Burial of the Sardine

Today's carnival highlight is the surreal and blasphemous Entierro de la Sardina (Burial of the Sardine), which takes place simultaneously in Santa Cruz and in Puerto de la Cruz. It's tradition. It used to signify the end of carnival and the beginning of lent.


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