CAIRO, April 18, 2017 - A vendor sells balloons and candies during the traditional Egyptian festival "Sham el-Nessim" along the bank of Nile River in Cairo, Egypt, April 17, 2017. Falling on the first Monday after the Coptic Easter, the Sham el-Nessim, literally translated as "Smell the Breeze", is a traditional Egyptian festival dating back to the age of Pharaoh that signifies the arrival of spring.

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Children pose for photos during the traditional Egyptian festival "Sham el-Nessim" along the bank of Nile River in Cairo, Egypt, April 17, 2017.

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People celebrate the traditional Egyptian festival "Sham el-Nessim" along the bank of Nile River in Cairo, Egypt, April 17, 2017.

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A boy dives into the Nile River to celebrate the traditional Egyptian festival "Sham el-Nessim" in Cairo, Egypt, April 17, 2017.

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