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Category Archives: Festivals & Holidays
In snow laden streets, men are chased by turnip throwing demons...
By admin | Published: May 8, 2014
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...
By admin | Published: January 2, 2013
You won't see the mad Christmas commercialization in Spain today. Christmas is softer, kinder...
By admin | Published: December 25, 2012
Santas slip into modern Spain with little fanfare. Few Santas or elves... Santa Delivering Presents
By admin | Published: December 9, 2012
Some say it's art, others say it's just plain cruel. Shawn from Madrid offers a view on bullfighting....
By admin | Published: September 19, 2012
Bonfires blaze all night on plazas and beaches. Devils run with long poles spewing fire...
By admin | Published: June 2, 2012
The Scoop: Festival Events In Spain
By admin | Published: May 31, 2012
The Easter Rabbit does not hippety-hop down the bunny trail for people in Spain so the godparents tote the load...
By admin | Published: April 8, 2012
As the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve, many of us will be kissing our sweetie...
By admin | Published: January 2, 2012
But wait Lotto God, do not think for a minute that I would be lazy, and give up work if I won the booty. No sir! I'm the original workaholic thanks to my...
By admin | Published: December 22, 2011
Yes, we celebrate Thanksgiving in Spain. The reason we have not written about Thanksgiving sooner is because we are celebrating on the Saturday after Thanksgiving...
By admin | Published: November 12, 2011