October 31, 2012

Parrandas Festival, Cuba

Photograph by Paolo Pellegrin, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

A plume of fireworks surrounds a reveler at the Parrandas, a December festival in the colonial town of Remedios, near Cuba's north coast. Two barrios compete to stage the most impressive display.

See more pictures from the November 2012 feature story "Cuba’s New Now."

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