World Youth Day 2011 Celebrations Are Held In Madrid

Pope Benedict XVI waves to the crowd surrounded by Queen Sofia of Spain and King Juan Carlos of Spain at the end of his visit to Spain for leading The World Youth Day 2011 at Barajas airport on August 21, 2011 in Madrid, Spain. Initiated by Pope John Paul II in 1985, World Youth Day youth-oriented events for the celebration of the Catholic faith are held every three years in a different country; this time in Madrid from August 16th to 21st, 2011.
(Aug. 20, 2011 - Source: David Ramos/Getty Images Europe)