The sound of drums echoing on top of the Caramujo mountain on Sao Nicolau Island in Cape Verde. Once a year the locals from Ribeira Brava area climb the mountain to honour the spirit.
Eating, drinking, dancing and playing the drums is on the menu!! June 8
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Sao Nicolau drummer boy
Festa da tambor
The soul of Caramujo
June 8, some fifty local villagers, drummers, donkeys and flag-bearers manifested their traditional annual tribute to the soul of the mountain Caramujo. The steep climb to the top takes about two hours. Among the participants where Manuel with his goat kid following him anxiously wherever he sat his foot.
Riberia Brava. Sao Nicolau island in Cape Verde.