Camels hit the streets of Bratislava's Old Town

Look how the Epiphany was celebrated around Slovakia.

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Day of the Epiphany was celebrated around Slovakia in diverse ways, but most of the time, people awaited the arrival of the Three Kings.

A parade took place in Bratislava for the second time – the Three Kings went from Bratislava Palace to the Main Square. They were accompanied by bagpipers, drummers and carollers.

The Three Kings were played by Ján Gallovič, Jaroslav Mendel and Fissuh Hailu Kelelom from Ethiopia. Death, looking for Herod, was played by Kristína Slováková. The kings went through the city on camels. Before them walked children, holding the stars.

The Three Kings visited other Slovak towns and villages. They went skiing at the Veľká Rača – Dedovka ski resort in Oščadnica.

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