V.20 No.28 | 7/14/2011
Photo courtesy of El Rancho de las Golondrinas
Four men fling themselves off of a 30-meter pole and swing around and around, tethered to the top by ropes. A fifth performer balances on the end of the pole, dancing on one foot and playing the flute. These are Los Voladores, or the flying men of Veracruz. Their thousand-year-old ritual is just part of the ¡Viva México! this weekend at Rancho de las Golondrinas.
NEWSLETTERS Great Alibi stories, events and deals delivered to your inbox each week. No fooling!
Bubonicon 48 at Albuquerque Marriott
Science fiction and fantasy convention.
Mining History Hike at Cerrillos Hills State ParkMore Recommended Events ››