A Day in the Countryside
I’m taking a break from my stories from my Europe trip (just for a day, don’t worry) because I want to show you some photos I took this week-end, right here, in my home country. I visit…
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A beautiful shot of a traditional romanian costume in front of the Peles Castle. The costume belongs to Maria Dragomiroiu, one of the greatest Romanian Folk Singers. Photo: Cosmin Gogu , Hairstyle & makeup: George Popescu
The „Goat” (Capra) dance is an ancient romanian tradition. Throughout the season, teenagers and young adults especially enjoy caroling with the „Goat”. The „Goat” is actually a usually boisterous young person dressed up in a goat costume. The whole group dances through the streets and from door to door, often with flute music. This tradition comes from the ancient Roman people and it reminds us of the celebration of the ancient Greek gods.