Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer: Traveler Pride
Every year on 24 May, traveling folk from all around Europe come to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer in southern France for a great festive ritual to honor Saint Sara, their patron, who was a persecuted servant. The travelers identify with her. For a week, between 8-10,000 travelers flock to this town in the Camargue, moving into the streets, squares, and seafront.
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