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Women with their faces painted in green walk on December 21, 2012 in... News PhotoAdult,Ancient,Aude,Bugarach,Calendar,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Mayan,Mayan Calendar,Mountain Peak,Religion,Village,Walking,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPWomen with their faces painted in green walk on December 21, 2012 in the French southwestern village of Bugarach, near the 1,231 meter high peak of Bugarach - one of the few places on Earth some believe will be spared when the world allegedly ends today according to claims regarding the ancient Mayan calendar. French authorities have pleaded with New Age fanatics, sightseers and media crews not to converge on the tiny village. AFP PHOTO / ERIC CABANIS (Photo credit should read ERIC CABANIS/AFP/Getty Images)