A long walk ahead...
A long walk ahead...

Young girl in a traditional outfit at the start of the 24 hour long Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Announcing  "La Separazione"
Announcing "La Separazione"

Youngster representing the "Ceto degli Orefici" in a traditional outfit with a silver plaquette announcing "La Separazione" taking part in the main Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Serious business
Serious business

Music adds greatly to the dramatic effect of the slowly swaying "Processione dei Misteri" during "La Settimana Santa" before Easter in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Follow the leader...
Follow the leader...

Crowd following a crucifix figure being carried by a priest at the beginning of the main Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Waiting in silence...
Waiting in silence...

Young girl tiredly waiting after walking in an evening procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

The standard bearer...
The standard bearer...

Young boy bearing a standard in a procession at Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Control...
Control...

Priest keeping a watchful eye on things during the main Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Waiting...
Waiting...

Members of the Ceto dei Pescivendoli (class of the fish sellers) waiting for the Easter procession to begin in which they will carry their berry depicting "Gesù Dinanzi Ad Erode" (Jezus before Herod). Trapani, Sicily, Italy

A heavy job...
A heavy job...

Walking a procession with a shrine is a heavy job as this man shows. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

A tired angel...
A tired angel...

Walking a procession is tiring as this yawning little female angel shows. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Seriously heavy...
Seriously heavy...

Serious and heavy business that is performed by the men of Trapani when they carry around the city the barriers (vare) with the sculptural groups depicting the mysteries: the story of the Passion and Death of Christ. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Also for him...
Also for him...

Easter festivities are for everyone, also for the underprivileged people. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

A procession is tiring...
A procession is tiring...

Young Young girl who is participating in the Easter procession in Trapani is looking tired after a round in the old city. And she has two more days to go, including the 24hour procession. Trapani, Sicily, Italy. 

A banner bearer walking for Him...
A banner bearer walking for Him...

Participation in the long Easter procession in Trapani is not only for the elderly. All generations old enough to actively participate are present, like this young man bearing a banner for the long walk in the old city centre. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Walking for Him...
Walking for Him...

Participation in the long Easter procession in Trapani is not only for the elderly. All generations old enough to actively participate are present, like this young girl that is seriously preparing for the long walk. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Texting and Maria
Texting and Maria

Also the men of Trapani are active in the Easter celebration like buying cards from the guilds to support them. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Serious...
Serious...

Pasqua nel Trapanese... Working on a new project "Easter in Trapani". Easter in Trapani (Sicily, Italy) is famous because of its 24 hours during procession taking place in its old city centre.

The banner bearer...
The banner bearer...

Pasqua nel Trapanese...

Woman bearing a banner during a procession in the Holy Week in Trapani (Sicily, Italy). Easter in Trapani is famous because of its 24 hours during procession taking place in its old city centre.

Looking at the procession...
Looking at the procession...

Pasqua nel Trapanese...

Woman standing in front of a poster for Italian jewellery in the porch of her jewellery shop while looking at the procession passing by. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Paying tribute to Maria...
Paying tribute to Maria...

Woman in black paying tribute to Maria during a procession in the holy Week in Trapani, Sicily, Italy. Trapani is famous because of its 24 hours during Easter procession.

A long walk ahead...
Announcing  "La Separazione"
Serious business
Follow the leader...
Waiting in silence...
The standard bearer...
Control...
Waiting...
A heavy job...
A tired angel...
Seriously heavy...
Also for him...
A procession is tiring...
A banner bearer walking for Him...
Walking for Him...
Texting and Maria
Serious...
The banner bearer...
Looking at the procession...
Paying tribute to Maria...
A long walk ahead...

Young girl in a traditional outfit at the start of the 24 hour long Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Announcing "La Separazione"

Youngster representing the "Ceto degli Orefici" in a traditional outfit with a silver plaquette announcing "La Separazione" taking part in the main Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy.

Serious business

Music adds greatly to the dramatic effect of the slowly swaying "Processione dei Misteri" during "La Settimana Santa" before Easter in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Follow the leader...

Crowd following a crucifix figure being carried by a priest at the beginning of the main Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Waiting in silence...

Young girl tiredly waiting after walking in an evening procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

The standard bearer...

Young boy bearing a standard in a procession at Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Control...

Priest keeping a watchful eye on things during the main Easter procession in Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Waiting...

Members of the Ceto dei Pescivendoli (class of the fish sellers) waiting for the Easter procession to begin in which they will carry their berry depicting "Gesù Dinanzi Ad Erode" (Jezus before Herod). Trapani, Sicily, Italy

A heavy job...

Walking a procession with a shrine is a heavy job as this man shows. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

A tired angel...

Walking a procession is tiring as this yawning little female angel shows. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Seriously heavy...

Serious and heavy business that is performed by the men of Trapani when they carry around the city the barriers (vare) with the sculptural groups depicting the mysteries: the story of the Passion and Death of Christ. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Also for him...

Easter festivities are for everyone, also for the underprivileged people. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

A procession is tiring...

Young Young girl who is participating in the Easter procession in Trapani is looking tired after a round in the old city. And she has two more days to go, including the 24hour procession. Trapani, Sicily, Italy. 

A banner bearer walking for Him...

Participation in the long Easter procession in Trapani is not only for the elderly. All generations old enough to actively participate are present, like this young man bearing a banner for the long walk in the old city centre. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Walking for Him...

Participation in the long Easter procession in Trapani is not only for the elderly. All generations old enough to actively participate are present, like this young girl that is seriously preparing for the long walk. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Texting and Maria

Also the men of Trapani are active in the Easter celebration like buying cards from the guilds to support them. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Serious...

Pasqua nel Trapanese... Working on a new project "Easter in Trapani". Easter in Trapani (Sicily, Italy) is famous because of its 24 hours during procession taking place in its old city centre.

The banner bearer...

Pasqua nel Trapanese...

Woman bearing a banner during a procession in the Holy Week in Trapani (Sicily, Italy). Easter in Trapani is famous because of its 24 hours during procession taking place in its old city centre.

Looking at the procession...

Pasqua nel Trapanese...

Woman standing in front of a poster for Italian jewellery in the porch of her jewellery shop while looking at the procession passing by. Trapani, Sicily, Italy

Paying tribute to Maria...

Woman in black paying tribute to Maria during a procession in the holy Week in Trapani, Sicily, Italy. Trapani is famous because of its 24 hours during Easter procession.

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