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Dance of the wankas and wamlas on the backdeck

  Huaylarsh Moderno The Huaylarsh Moderno is one of Peru’s best-loved dances and it was an honour to have this performed, along with the Marinera Norteña and Huaconada de Mito, by members of Raíces del Perú on my own back … Continue reading

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Fishermen, reeds and boats of Huanchaco, Peru

Little horses (caballitos) line up along a stretch of beach in front of Huanchaco, Peru. It’s around 7 o’clock on an August morning, the winter, off-season for holiday visitors to this popular coastal town about 13 km west of the … Continue reading

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It ends with a Haka: New Zealand’s All Blacks win the HSBC Canada Rugby Sevens

To end with a Haka meant one thing for the HSBC Canada Sevens Rugby competition. A win for the All Blacks. The New Zealand Rugby Sevens team came out on top of 15 other nations competing over this week-end’s Round … Continue reading

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Caliente @ExpoLatino 2014 gets a cold #Calgary going #photos

Calgary needed its hottest outdoor festival on this, an August day when the temperature was hanging down low around ten or twelve degrees. What better way to get warmed up than dancing to some ritmos calientes (hot rhythms). Local dancing celebs Eric … Continue reading

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