Posts tagged "ypres belgium"

Because I’m A Cliche: I Want To Go To The Cat Parade

Every three years in Ypres, Belgium, the people there dress up as cats and have a friggin’ Cat Parade. The Ypres Cat Parade is devoted to the celebration of the cat, and dates back to medieval times. There’s a mystical element, too — the cats are seen as connected to witchcraft. And while in the…

Julie Gerstein / April 25, 2012