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Pilgrims take part in the 'Grande Tromenie', on July 14, 2013 in... News PhotoAbundance,Brittany,Catholicism,Finistere,France,Horizontal,Locronan,Parade,Participant,Pilgrimage,ReligionPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPilgrims take part in the 'Grande Tromenie', on July 14, 2013 in Locronan in Brittany, western France, one of the oldest Breton 'pardons', a procession which gathers thousands of Catholic pilgrims. The religious event old of at least 500 years takes place every six years, gathering thousands of pilgrims who walk and pray, following 5th and 6th century Irish evangelist monk Saint-Ronan's footsteps. AFP PHOTO / FRED TANNEAU (Photo credit should read FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)