Castellón

La Jana Spain Travel Guide

Located on the road that takes you to the historical inland town of Sant Mateu, the interior town of La Jana lies perfectly placed between the mountains and the coast. Embraced by a gently undulating...

Xert-Chert Spain Travel Guide

The entrance to Xert in the region of the Baix Maestrat, Castellon, Spain, is somewhat deceptive, as you firstly see the newer part of the town, which doesn’t give any hint of what lies ahead. Xert or...

Jerica Spain Travel Guide

From the distance you’ll see the Mudejar belltower of Jérica standing proudly over this Castellon town, that is embraced by nature, with the river Palancia burbling along its way, close by. Funnily...

Segorbe Spain Travel Guide

This article was collaborated on with local resident & financial consultant, Lydia Orero Borrás The province of Castellon has many hidden gems, that are, as yet, not that well known by the average English...

Nules Spain Travel Guide

Former Paddy fields melt into a hue of different colours and start to merge into sandy beaches where the Mediterranean says a friendly hello to you! You may not have heard of Nules before, but I suggest that...

Desierto de las Palmas Natural Park Spain

Desierto de las Palmas Natural Park Spain-Desert de les Palmes In a spectacular setting, with amazing views down over the coast, you’ll find the Desert de les Palmes Natural Park (Valenciano) or the...

Benicarlo Travel Guide

Famous for its artichokes, the entrance to Benicarlo is deceptively plain, as this fishing and agricultural town has good beaches, an interesting old quarter with some notable examples of fine architecture and...

Benicarlo Fallas and Fiesta of St. Joseph

Benicarlo Fallas and Fiesta of St. Joseph Festival Date: 10-03-2016 VIP – PLease note that this starting date is currently estimated. Las Fallas have been celebrated in Benicarlo since 1973, and since...

Benicarlo St. Anthony Abad

Benicarlo St. Anthony Abad Festival Date: 17-01-2016 The tradition of St. Anthony Abad and the blessing of the animals is celebrated in many towns. In Benicarlo, there are campfires in the streets, and some of...

Benicarlo Artichoke Festival

Benicarlo Artichoke Festival – 3rd week January for a week or so Festival Date: 20-01-2016 If you haven’t been to the area of Benicarlo, it’s hard to imagine how many fields have artichokes...

Albocasser Spain Travel Guide

A very picturesque town, surrounded by mountains, Albocàsser is rich in interesting places to visit and a very popular spot for rural tourism. Especially well known for its cave paintings, the town is...

Albocasser Immaculate Conception-Fiesta de los Quintos

Albocasser Immaculate Conception-Fiesta de los Quintos Festival Date: 07-12-2016 On the eve of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception,...

Albocasser Fiesta of the Virgin of the Assumption

Albocasser Fiesta of the Virgin of the Assumption Festival Date: 15-08-2016 Around the 15th August, there are 10 consecutive days of...

Albocasser Fiesta St. Anthony Abad

Albocasser Fiesta St. Anthony Abad 17th January Festival Date: 17-01-2016 At noon on the first day of the celebration the horses gather under the trees. Later in the evening, around 8pm a bonfire is lit in the...

Vilafames Spain Travel Guide

In March 2015, Vilafamés joined two other Castellon towns on the official list of Spain’s Most Beautiful Towns. Vilafames, just like both Peñiscola and Morella, who were already on the list, absolutely...

Burriana Castellon Travel Guide

The typical city and municipality of Burriana is only 13 km from Castellon, and is beautifully surrounded by fields of orange trees. It has a glorious 11 km coastline, where you can dig your toes into the fine...

Almassora Festival of St. Quiteria

Almassora Easter Week – Almassora Festival of St. Quiteria – 3rd week May Festival Date: 22-05-2016 This is one of the main festivals and it goes on for around a week, falling around the 22nd May....

Almassora Easter Week

Almassora Easter Week – March/April Festival Date: 21-03-2016 If you’ve been to Spain during Easter Week before (Semana Santa) you will appreciate how important this is here. Just like everywhere...

Almassora Festival of St. Anthony Abbott

Almassora Festival of St. Anthony Abbott- 17th January Festival Date: 17-01-2016 If you’re considering being in the area at this time of the year, this is a nice location to celebrate this Festival....