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Category: Culture

My 5 favorite things of Feria

That’s it…Feria is over! This one week where time seems to stop and the whole of Seville celebrates every day until early hours of the day, dressed up in flamenco dresses and nice suits, is already gone. Now that life has returned back to normal, here is the time to look at the hundreds of pictures on your phone and reminisce on the wonderful memories of this amazing week. Here are my 5 favorite things that happened to me at Feria this year

How People Celebrate Easter Monday Around The World

Here in Andalucía, Easter Monday is not a bank holiday and people are working like any other day. Nonetheless, the rest of Europe is still celebrating Easter today and the Monday right after Easter is usually a festive day. So how do people celebrate it around the world?

Semana Santa en Sevilla

The Semana Santa in Sevilla starts on the 25th of the March and finishes at the 1st of Abril but some celebrations starts during the “Viernes de Dolores” and the “Sábado de Pasión”.

How to live like a local in Spain

When you arrive and settle in a new country, you want to fit in as quickly as possible, adopting the local customs and traditions. Because let's admit it, it's never really pleasant to be always referred to as 'the tourist'. So here are some tips on how to live like a local in Spain !

Día de Andalucía

The Day of Andalucía (Día de Andalucía) marks the anniversary of a referendum held on February 28, 1980. A large majority of voters supported this referendum for Andalucía to become an autonomous community in Spain.

Spanish Souvenirs - The go to Guide

Whenever you go to a foreign country and the time comes when you have to leave, you start to wonder what things should you buy, in order to bring back memories of the place you visited. In this blog we will tell you some of the most popular souvenirs that you can get in Spain!

The Christmas in Seville

Christmas is a special time of the year for many people around the world, and Seville is no exception to that, in fact you could say for many here in the city it is easily the most awaited moment of the year! Wonder what you can do during this time? Here we are going to uncover some places where you can go and fulfil your Christmas atmosphere!

Halloween in Spain

Halloween is one of the oldest and the most popular celebrations observed by people all over the world. However, the customs and traditions of celebrating the festivals differ from place to place. Every country has its own unique pattern of observing the festival.

The Bull and The Whiskey – the story behind it

Have you ever wondered while traveling threw Spain, what are these big giant metal bulls which stand near highways? Well, In this blog story we will tell you the story behind it, as well as why and how did these bulls start to appear in Spain!