Coopers' Dance Continues In 495-Year-Old Tradition

Performers wearing traditional outfits demonstrate the Coopers' Dance on Marienplatz square on January 7, 2012 in Munich, Germany. The Coopers' Dance, known in German as the Schaefflertanz, is performed only every seven years and dates back to 1702. (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
08 Jan 2012 11:06:00

MITTENWALD, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 04: A man and a woman watch goats during a goat drive down the Alps on September 4, 2010 in Mittenwald, Germany. Every year cows, sheep and goats are driven down the mountains in September after they spent about four months on the grazing lands in the Bavarian mountains. (Photo by Alexandra Beier/Getty Images)
16 Nov 2011 18:22:00