A craftsman sits next to parts of a float for the"White Day" parade, part of the Carnival of Blacks and Whites in Pasto, Colombia, on January, 4, 2013. The Carnival of Blacks and Whites was declared by UNESCO as "Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity", and is celebrated every year on the eve of the "Three Kings Day". AFP PHOTO/Luis ROBAYO
Sleeping with snakes
Manila's zoo owner, Emmanuel Tangco, not only handles snakes for a living, he also sleeps with them on occasion.