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Travel, Tour and Tourism Information for Maio (page 2)
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Religious and other Festivals
The two most important celebratians are:
3rd of May
The May Festival, Festival of the "Santa Cruz" (Holy Cross)
24th, 25th and 26th of June
The Traditional celebrations of S.Joào
Weddings are also celebrated in a very traditianal way, with everyone getting together the night before to give presents and help in the preparations for the big day.
A number of cooperatives were created on the island to develope the hand-made ceramics industry. Pots and other cooking utensils are the main articles produced.