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Amposta Travel Guide

Let me introduce you to the town of Amposta, by borrowing some words from Nobel prize winner, Ernest Hemingway: “I was watching the bridge and the African looking country of the Ebro Delta and wondering...

La Galera Catalonia Travel Guide

For those of you who enjoy going a little off the beaten track and absorbing typical Catalan villages, then a trip to La Galera might be for you. The pace of life here is slow, with simple duties done at a...

Sant Carles de la Rapita Spain Travel Guide

The fishing town of Sant Carles de la Rapita has been an important tourist destination for many years, because of its privileged location at the edge of the Delta de l’Ebre, by the sea, set against a...

Alcanar Spain Travel Guide

Made up of three distinctive parts, Alcanar has its fair share to offer tourists, who want to enjoy a typical, relaxing holiday in the area. The town of Alcanar is 3 km from the sea, where you’ll find...

Sant Carles de la Rapita Festival of the Virgin of the Rapita

Sant Carles de la Rapita Festival of the Virgin of the Rapita-Festa de la Mare de Déu de la Ràpita Festival Date: 08-09-2015 This...

Sant Carles de la Rapita Carmen Festival

Sant Carles de la Rapita Carmen Festival-Festa del Virgen Carme (Carmen) Festival Date: 16-07-2015 The patron saint of fishermen and sailors, the virgin Carmen is celebrated across numerous fishing villages...

Festival of Saint Anthony Sant Carles de la Rapita

Festival of Saint Anthony Sant Carles de la Rapita-Festa de Sant Antoni Festival Date: 17-01-2015 This is a traditional festival that...

Main Festival of Sant Carles de la Rapita Saint Charles

Main Festival of Sant Carles de la Rapita Saint Charles-Festa Major de Sant Carles Festival Date: 25-07-2015 We are awaiting exact...

Artichoke Festival Amposta

Artichoke Festival Amposta-Festa de la Carxofa – Around 21st February The artichoke is an important part of the culture and culinary experience in the area. The festival of the Artichoke marks this for...

Market Square Festival Amposta

Market Square Festival Amposta-Jornadas de la Festa del Mercat a la Plaça – Around 15th May This festival – the Festival of the Market Square – has been running for over 100 years in Amposta. This...

Amposta Carnival

Amposta Carnival-Carnestoltes Amposta Carnival is normally a 3 day affair, being split into the main carnival, the children’s carnival and then the burial of the sardine. The main carnival of course has...

Saint Peter Festival Alcanar

Saint Peter Festival Alcanar-Festa de Sant Pere (San Pedro) – 29th June Saint Peter is a patron saint of fishermen, so this festival includes a lovely procession by boats. If you are not familiar with...

Day of the Mussel of the Delta de l’Ebre in Alcanar

Day of the Mussel of the Delta de l’Ebre in Alcanar-Diada del Musclo del Delta de l’Ebre a Alcanar The day of the Mussel...

Alcanar Night of Saint John Festival

Alcanar Night of Saint John Festival-Alcanar Noche de Sant Joan (San Juan) – 23rd June This is a big night throughout Spain, and you’ll see bonfires and at the sea, people enter around midnight as...

Festival of Saint Anthony Alcanar

Festival of Saint Anthony Alcanar-Festa de Sant Antoni a Alcanar This festival is in honour of Saint Anthony in Alcanar, which happens in many towns and villages in the area. It is when the animals are...

Virgin Carmen Festival Alcanar

Virgin Carmen Festival Alcanar-Festivitat de Mare de Déu del Carme – 16th July On a lovely summer’s night, you can enjoy a beautiful vision out at sea, during the Les Cases d’Alcanar...

Assumption and Tourism Festival Les Cases d’Alcanar

Assumption and Tourism Festival Les Cases d’Alcanar-Festa de Asumpcion This is a big festival in Les Cases d’Alcanar,...

San Isidro Festival Alcanar

Sant Isidro Festival Alcanar-Festivat de Sant Isidre – 15th May Sant Isidre or also known as San Isidro in Spanish, is the farmers’s festival. You will see horses, bull runs, a fair, processions...

Mantis Shrimp Gastronomic Festival Alcanar

Mantis Shrimp Gastronomic Festival Alcanar – 14th February to 9th March TBC Alcanar Gastronomic Days of the Mantis Shrimp Delta de l’Ebre-Jornades Gastronomiques de la Galera de les Terres de...

Festival of the Remedy Alcanar

Festival of the Remedy Alcanar-Festivat Mare de Déu del Remei d’Alcanar Festival Date: 13-10-2015 Every year there is a pilgrimage and paella for the participants at the Hermitage, as well as a parade....