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Eat Seasonal Spanish Food This Fall — Forest Fungi

Fall creeps in and it's time for seasonal foods, fungus being one of the best in Catalonia...
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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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Rare Wine Lovers – Drink It Up On Tenerife Island

Wine is rarely shipped from the Canary Islands...
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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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Photo Friday: Where In Spain Is This?

Photo Friday: Where In Spain Is This?
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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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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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No Car Needed (no. 5): Madrid To 5 Fab Festivals In Córdoba

Flowers, flowers and flowers. Cordoba is my kind of city. Festivals in Cordoba, a two hour train ride by...
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Sherry, Horses, and Polka Dots in Jerez

Elegant Andalucian horses, music, and swirling polka dot dresses fill the dusty streets of Jerez...
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Polka Dots And Peinetas: 7 Tips For Seville’s April Fair

Not only is Spain about food, festivals, and fun but about color. Cat Gaa, our local expert in Seville, gives excellent tips on...
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Fallas In Valencia – Part 4: Everything Set Afire!

Fallas Festival in Valencia, could be hard to track. However, our guest writer and expert in Valencia, Zach Frolich, breaks it down...
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Crazy Carnival In Cadiz

A band at Carnivale. Spain loves a good party, no matter how big or small. Carnival in Cadiz is one huge, noisey party that goes on for 10 days. Our guest writer...
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Las Fallas In Valencia – Part 2: When, Where, and How

Want to know how to carouse the astounding Las Fallas Fesitval in Valencia? Zach Frolich, our guest writer and expert from Valencia, has tips to help you know where and when to go. In Zach's article, Las Fallas Part 1, you will find The Scoop on Fallas Vocabulary
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Pets Have Festival: Fiestas de San Antonio Abad

If you like animals, there is no entertainment quite like seeing hundreds of pets, dogs, cats, horses, and even iguanas, snakes, and roosters, all converging in one square to be sprinkled with holy water! January 17th, is yet another important Saint’s Day in Spain, that of San Antonio Abad, patron saint of animals.
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