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Spain 2019. Minorca, Mahon. Horses and Giants at "Festes de la Mare de Déu de Gràcia" (50 images)

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The Mahón fiestas date back to 1890, when the Town Hall decided to combine the religious ceremonies that honoured the city’s with the horse parades,. The "Festes de la Mare de Déu de Gràcia" which honour the Virgen de Gràcia, take place at the beginning of September. Menorcans love the festival and especially the chance to show off their stunning native horses. The most eagerly awaited moments are the "Cargols", when riders circle...
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