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Timeless Mexico, the Day of the Dead Festival

Murmured prayers, flickering candles, the heady perfume of copal incense in the air and garlands of marigolds, heaped sugar candy skulls and gourds filled with candied pumpkin everywhere you look, these are the symbols of one of Mexico’s most…

Day of the Dead, Timeless Mexico

Flickering candles, the scent of copal incense, sugar candy skulls and garlands of marigolds herald one of Mexico’s most important and colorful festivals, Día de Muertos or the Day of the Dead, which takes place on November 1 and 2. Mexicans…