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Spanish Easter – Pascua, Semana Santa

In Spain, being a fervently Catholic country, (Holy Week) Semana Santa has deep significance. It is the culmination of Lent. The week commences with Domingo de Ramos (Palm Sunday) and ends on Lunes de Pascua (Easter Monday), Good Friday is called el Viernes Santo. During this week most Spanish towns mark the occasion with processions,

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Spanish Christmas

Hi, “Christmas is a coming and the geese are getting fat!” It’s hard to believe but there are now just It seems like this year has only just started, but when you look back, it has been a long eventful year. Have you ever wondered how Christmas is celebrated in Spain? The Spanish have rather

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