Category Archives: Festivals & Holidays

No Car Needed (no. 8): Barcelona To Flower Festival In Romantic Sitges

Chalk drawings on the streets start the party weekend celebrating the Corpus Christi Festival in romantic...
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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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Are You Ready To Party? : Christmas In Barcelona (Revisited)

It's that time of year, when merriment, Jack Frost's bite, and Christmas lighting fill the winding alleyways and grand avenues of Barcelona, Spain...
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Sopa de Galets – Barcelona Food For Christmas

Pig's ears? Pig's tails? I never thought those would touch my mouth...
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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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The Scoop: Events in Spain, August 2012

Wild, crazy festivals are all over Spain throughout the year, especially in summer...
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The Scoop: Events In Spain for July 2012

What's on for July across Spain? The Scoopettes dish the best of this month's events...
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Photo Scoop (no. 14): Wild San Juan Festival

Bonfires blaze all night on plazas and beaches. Devils run with long poles spewing fire...
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The Scoop: Events in Spain – June, 2012

The Scoop: Festival Events In Spain
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Photo Scoop (no.13): Petals and Pictures from Girona’s Temps de Flors

A flower festival each May in the Catalan city Girona! On from May 12 - 20th 2012...
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The Scoop: Events in Spain in May, 2012 (Music!)

Grab your flip flops and leather portable wine pouch (or bota) and check out ...
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Barcelona Spring Festival of LOVE! Sant Jordi’s Day in Barcelona

The Scoopettes give St. Jordi's Day a Scoopometer 10. People don't rush. They smile more. It is about luvvvvvvvvvv...
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Photo Scoop (no. 11): Barcelona Earth Day Celebration

Celebrate Earth Day, April 21-22 in Barcelona's largest park, Park Ciutadella. Dozens of vendors sell...
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