In Mexico on November 2nd the day the skeletons come out to play.
Todos somos calaveras. (We are all skeletons.)
José Gudalupe Posada
Mexican death bench, skeleton Mariachis celebrating in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.La Catrina, the most famous female skeleton, in a sombrero and skirt made of colourful ceramic birds.
These two festive skeletons celebrate the ‘Day of the Dead’ in San Angel, a suburb just outside of Mexico City. They may not be well-dressed but they sure are happy!
Some well-dressed skeletons…
Two skeletons with great big grins…
Traditional paper cut-out of skeletons dancing for the Day of the Dead.Another image of the Doña Catrina.
Bang, bang, you’re dead too! Come on, now we can all have some fun…The Folk Museum in Mexico City has these endearing skeletons who are having a very good time! (photo by Sandanista).A band of skeletons playing instruments along with a few creatures, aided and abetted by the devil (photo by Sandanista).This balcony in Mexico City still bears evidence of the Day of Dead celebration.A mural of skeletons relaxing at the beach in Puerto Vallarta. More on Mexico.