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Liberation of 1572

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Marjolein (Westvoorne, Netherlands) on 4 April 2018 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

On 1 April Brielle celebrates the commemoration of the liberation of the Spaniards by the Beggars in 1572. The whole town is then dressed up and plays history.

Op 1 april viert heel Brielle de bevrijding van de Spanjaarden door de Geuzen in 1572. Het hele stadje is dan verkleed en speelt de geschiedenis na.
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Martine from France

Jolies petites filles avec leurs costumes d'époque.

4 Apr 2018 5:33am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifiques costumes et attrayante prise.

4 Apr 2018 5:46am

Yova from Netherlands

Mooie kledingdrachten hebben ze aan. Prachtig foto geworden. Echt heel leuk!

4 Apr 2018 6:09am

Ginnie from Suwanee, United States

Awww. What a sweet and memorable reenactment for all.

4 Apr 2018 7:20am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Happy are you who were able to free yourself. !!
We keep trying !

4 Apr 2018 8:47am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

een heel groot feest blijkbaar he xxx

4 Apr 2018 9:04am

@pascale: Wij vinden het elk jaar weer leuk ;-0

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderfully dressed up !!!
Bravo !!!

4 Apr 2018 9:44am

@Hiro: Thanks

willy from Belgium

een mooie traditie om in ere te houden Marjolein

prettige dag

4 Apr 2018 10:02am

@willy: ja. leuk toch !

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Nice capture of these costumed participants and their great smiles!! Thank you for the history lesson!

4 Apr 2018 11:52am

@Steven: With pleasure ;-0

Astrid from Gorinchem, Netherlands

Oh, geweldig dat ze dit zo vieren en nu wel heel toevallig met Pasen. Leuke foto, Marjolein.

4 Apr 2018 12:13pm

@Astrid: Ja, toevallig dat Pasen op 1 April viel. Men had meer bezoekers verwacht las ik in de krant, maar het weer hield toch vele verre bezoekers weg :-(

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


4 Apr 2018 12:13pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I feel joy seeing the children dressed in this way celebrating history

4 Apr 2018 12:59pm

@Ruthiebear: It is fun ;-0

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Een mooie belichte en spontane foto.

4 Apr 2018 1:00pm

J©NW from Netherlands

Leuke foto, Marjolein, , mijn eerste gedachte was: advokaatje leef je nog?
Gr Jan W

4 Apr 2018 1:15pm

@J©NW: Geen idee meer, maar het was wel een klaphand-spelletje, wat ze uitvoerden ;-0

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful image :)))))))))))))))))) So much happiness radiating here in the image :)

4 Apr 2018 1:24pm

@Devi: It was FUN :-)

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

what a thrill it must be for them to participate

4 Apr 2018 3:39pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful image of the history re-enacters. Sweet portraits.

4 Apr 2018 4:26pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

A very charming and lively photo! I love their costumes!

4 Apr 2018 6:58pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

a cheerful gaggle of young girls having fun in their costumes

5 Apr 2018 12:56am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a very nice shot.

5 Apr 2018 1:33am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle jeune fillet ave cleur bonnet blanc fantastique compo

5 Apr 2018 3:37am

rem_la from Villiers, France

un bel hommage

5 Apr 2018 4:33am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful kids.

5 Apr 2018 5:43am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle photo de cette commémoration !!! j'aime

5 Apr 2018 9:04am

omid from mashhad, Iran

Lovely portraits.

5 Apr 2018 10:03am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Beautiful capture.

5 Apr 2018 12:38pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom


5 Apr 2018 2:13pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Mooi klederdracht en vrolijke gezichtjes.

7 Apr 2018 11:50am

boomkruiper from Netherlands

Ja ik moest aan je denken :)

8 Apr 2018 10:49pm