Wandelmars also known as AVD was performed for the 47th time this year.
Every year the “ vierdaagse wandelmars “ ( four day walking march in Dutch ) is held in Paramaribo, the capital city of Suriname, South America. Many groups and single walkers will participate. All the groups dressed up for this occasion. They will walk and dance coming next three days mostly under the hot sun. The event attracts a lot of viewers along the streets with different routes on all four days.
Today’s walk have a guest group Mayouri Tcho Nèg from French Guyana that they were participating together with Parbo as same earlier years.
Also the Surinamese military band honored today’s walk start.
You can find all four days of AVD Wandelmars 2011 routes for Seniors and Juniors here;
Day by day photos are also here :
Hope you like it. All the best,