Gaita Mirandesa e Pauliteiros em Londres. It's An Old Portuguese (sic) Custom. Peasants - here for folk dancing festival - perform their famous stick dance of great antiquity - for first time outside their native village.
A portrait of a Pauliteiro de Miranda, one of the many popular groups that practice an ancient warrior Iberian dance. Traditional Winter festivities in Constantim. Trás-os-Montes, Portugal - Images of Portugal