La tradizionale parata di carnevale "Canto a la Tierra" in Colombia
Revellers take part in the "Canto a la Tierra" parade on January 3, 2017, during the Carnival of Blacks and Whites in Pasto, Colombia, the largest festivity in the south-western region of the country.
More than 10,000 people among artists, craftsmen and revellers take part in the Blacks and Whites Carnival, which has its origins in the mix of the multiple Andean, Amazonian and Pacific cultural expressions. It is celebrated every year from January 2 to 6 in the city of Pasto and is part of UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity since 2009. / AFP PHOTO / Luis ROBAYO