Category Archives: Festivals & Holidays

It’s Not About Halloween In Spain: 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...
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Tradition? Or Animal Abuse? Spain’s Violent Festivals

Spain's violent undertones are exemplified with it's passion for bullfighting...
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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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Running Of The Bulls: I Was There (Part 2)

This crazy festival, The Running Of The Bulls, hit the tourist maps with Hemingway's, The Sun Also Rises...
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Running Of The Bulls: I Was There (Part 1)

As one of the best known international festivals, Running Of The Bulls in Pamplona, is highly controversial. Spain does not break with tradition easily...
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Witch Caves of Zugarramurdi – Road-Tripping in Navarra

Navarra, Spain stretches from the border with France and the Pyrenees....
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Wild Wine Festival Plus 3 Tips To Save Your Sanity

I love a good festival. After watching the video on the famous Batalla del Vino, I have decided...
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Pamplona Without The Bull

Running of the bulls? Is there more to Pamplona than this crazy, macho festival? Liz Carlson, our guest writer and expert in Northern Spain knows...
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Spanish Spring Fling – Festivals in Spain March 2012

The devout gather along with those who haven't stepped into a church in years to view processions...
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