Carnival of Los Indianos 2015 - La Palma

Carnival of Los Indianos 2015 - La Palma

 

The Carnival de Los Indianos celebrates every first Monday of Carnival in the city of Santa Cruz of La Palma. This year is Monday, the 16th of February 2015. Los Indianos is the great day of the Carnival Palmero, one of the appointments most expected from the island, residents and visitors wait anxious with the fortitude prepared for this festival.

 

 

 

The name of  “Indianos“ como from the emigrants who, after having done fortune in America, were returning to their origin ground doing ostentation of their success and wealths. An epoch in which the big sailing ships were furrowing the Atlantic Ocean doing the «career of the Indies» and the fact that the
luxury and the splendor were facing the misery and the decline.

So, Los Indianos is an affectionate mockery of the emigrants who were returning to their island years after having embarked towards the Americas
in search of a more prosperous future.

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