Pepino the Cucumber comes back to life as Bolivia kicks off carnival – 2019

Euro News reports [to watch the video, please use the bottom link]: Trumpets blare as people walk solemnly alongside a golden casket through the streets of South America’s highest capital, La Paz, Bolivia, on Sunday (February 3), four weeks before carnival begins. Representing the spirit of carnival, the clownlike figure of Pepino, or cucumber inContinue reading “Pepino the Cucumber comes back to life as Bolivia kicks off carnival – 2019”