Written for: Carpe Diem #1573 Trujillo, the City of Everlasting Spring
Trujillo is also known as the “City of Everlasting Spring”, is considered the “Capital of the Marinera”, a traditional dance in Peru, “Cradle of the Peruvian Paso horse”, as well as the “Capital of Culture of Peru”. It has sponsored numerous national and international cultural events, and has a lively arts community. Current festivals include the “National Marinera Festival”, the Trujillo Spring Festival and the International Book Festival, which is one of the most important cultural events in the country.
“Trujillo is renown for its so called “Marinera dancers”. Marinera is a coastal dance of Peru. Marinera is a graceful and romantic couple’s dance that uses handkerchiefs as props. The dance is an elegant and stylized reenactment of a courtship, and it shows a blend of the different cultures of Peru.”
artificial flowers on the windowsill
my parental home
© Chèvrefeuille (our host)
Here is my attempt:
romantic dance of couples