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Sitges Carnival

Sitges Carnival – Before Lent. Festival Date: 11-02-15 The Sitges Carnival has quite a reputation, and kicks off about a week or so before Ash Wednesday. It is launched by the King of the Carnival, His...

Sitges Barcelona International Vintage Car Rally

Sitges Barcelona International Vintage Car Rally Festival Date: 22-03-2015 A fabulous way to remember a bygone era, the Sitges Vintage...

Sitges Corpus Christi

Sitges Corpus Christi – 4th June 2015 Festival Date: 04-06-2015 There are a number of towns and villages which celebrate Corpus Christi, but this tradition in Sitges is especially well known. Lots of the...

Sitges Main Festival St. Barthomolew & St. Thecla

Sitges Main Festival St. Barthomolew & St. Thecla 22nd to 23rd September in 2014 – the Saint’s Day is the 23rd but...

Vilanova i la Geltru Carnival

Vilanova i la Geltru Carnival-Carnestoltes – please check exact dates, it is currently estimated Festival Date: 11-02-15 Held every year from the back end of February into March, before Good Friday –...

Main Festival of Vilanova i la Geltru

Main Festival of Vilanova i la Geltru-Festa Major Vilanova I la Geltru – Last weekend of July Festival Date: 24-07-2015 This is the biggie in the Vilanova festival calendar and begins on the last weekend...

Barcelona Province Travel Guide

No doubt you will either have visited, or certainly know about, the city of Barcelona. However Barcelona is also a province. It’s one of Catalonia’s four provinces – the other three are...

Sitges Travel Guide

Sitges somehow sits just as comfortably with its title of the Saint Tropez of Spain, as it does with being fondly called the Gay Capital of Europe. Its natural landscape is truly captivating, the architecture...

Festival of Saint Cecilia Igualada-Festa de Santa Cecília a Igualada

The Festival of Saint Cecilia, who is the patron saint of musicians falls on the 22nd November, however musical activities are...

Easter Week Moià-Setmana Santa a Moià

Interestingly, the town of Moià did not recuperates the Easter Week processions and festival entirely until 2011, which is much later than many other towns and villages here. It takes the same format as...

Easter Week Mataró-Setmana Santa de Mataró

Each year in Mataró it seems like Easter Week becomes even better than the year before. As in other Catalan towns and villages, it is a big week of religious celebrations and procession. Their is a great...

Trobada d’Armats de les Comarques Barcelonines a Martorelles

This is a parade of the legions of the Armats, which is really spectacular. Armats represent Roman soldiers. It takes place in...

Forge Festival Piera – Festa de la Forja al Raval de Piera

The Department of Tourism of the City of Piera in collaboration with the festival association of the Gats neighbourhood, host the...

The Passion of Olesa de Montserrat – La Passió d’Olesa de Montserrat

There is documentation that shows that this has been running since the 16th century. The locals of the town play the parts in the...

Festa Romeus a Monistrol de Montserrat

20th January is the feast of San Sebastian in the town dating from the 15th century and this festival opens the gates of the town and its history to visitors and locals. The Festa Romeus a Monistrol de...

5 Star Hotels Barcelona-28 Five Star Hotels

Here is a guide of all 5 star hotels in Barcelona, arranged in order of popularity. All prices are for double rooms in January, and the numbers beside each hotel have been taken from the ranking in TripAdvisor...

Experiencia Verema-Verema Experience Valencia and Barcelona

The Verema Experience has been taking place for 13 years in Valencia, and it’s a great event for wine enthusiasts, professionals...