Category Archives: Festivals & Holidays

The Feria de Abril: A Step by Step Guide to Preparing for Seville’s Biggest Fête

Are you ready to party like a local at Seville's biggest bash?...
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Food Festival: A Plate of Ham On A Sunday Afternoon

Spain always surprises, this time with a ham festival in...
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Celebrating Christmas and New Year’s in Spain

What's it like to spend Christmas and the Epiphany Day in Seville, Spain? Cat Gaa fills us in...
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Life And Art In The Genal Valley

Art Festival in Genal Valley, Genalguacil...
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Pass the ‘Pavo’: Celebrating Thanksgiving in Seville

One expat writer celebrates Thanksgiving in Spain.
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Semana Santa In Seville, Spain

Local scoop on how you can experience Semana Santa in Seville....
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Easter In Córdoba – Hold The Eggs, Put On The Hood

Robes mended, gold crosses polished, and thousands of tall candles ready for the flame - all to be cranked up for Easter...
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Celebrating The Epiphany In Spain

I am of the belief that Spanish children may be among some of the luckiest in the world. Why? Well, because not only do they get to celebrate...
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Christmas Is Softer In Spain

You won't see the mad Christmas commercialization in Spain today. Christmas is softer, kinder...
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A Local Twist On Christmas – Tarifa

The Spanish love a good party in any shape or form. Part of the Christmas celebration...
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A Christmas Kiss?

Mistletoe is a hot seller for people in Spain for the holidays and long after...
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Day Of The Dead In Spain

But what Spain does celebrate, is Dia de Todos Los Santos, or All Saint's Day, celebrated on November 1st. Traditionally this day, where most businesses are shut down and people have the day off of work, is for friends and families to visit the graves of their loved ones who have passed away
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Hammin’ It Up at the Ham Festival of Aracena

A trip to the Aracena ham festival this October!
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Killing The Andalucian Nights

Huge festivals rock all over Spain. Bigger isn't always better as our guest expert, Robin Graham...
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The Scoop: Events in Spain, August 2012

Wild, crazy festivals are all over Spain throughout the year, especially in summer...
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