Photo by Hans Bouman; the rest of his Queen's Day set is here.
And then there's the Battle of the Oranges in Ivrea, Italy which takes place during Carnival, 40 days before Lent. Apparently reenacting a historic insurrection, teams throw oranges at each other. A lot of oranges. I'm fascinated.
What other orange holidays am I missing out on?
Photo by Semantico; see the whole set here.
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