NEWS

IT’S ALL ABOUT TAPAS

17 March 2017
Eating tapas has become such a trend that a new word developed out of it: “tapear” (to eat tapas). Tapas are not only eaten and loved in Spain, the hype is reaching countries all over the world – whether Americans, English or French people, everybody loves the idea of having tapas between meals without getting stuffed!

HOLY WEEK IN SPAIN

3 March 2017
Semana Santa is the most significant celebration of the year and transforms the whole country into a life-time experience. The origin of the holy festival was found with the revivification of Jesus Christ three days after he died.

LAS FALLAS FESTIVAL

17 February 2017
It’s Valencia’s biggest festival of the year and brings hundreds of overseas visitors and people from all around Spain together to celebrate the Fallas fiesta from 15th to the 19th of March.

MICHELIN STARS RESTAURANTS

7 February 2017
Spanish restaurants have been named 182 times in the guide. 150 restaurants have received one Michelin star, 23 restaurants are included with two stars and 9 restaurants have been awarded with three stars. Most of the endowed restaurants can be found in Madrid, San Sebastian and Gerona.

CARNIVALS IN SPAIN

24 January 2017
CarnIval celebrations, held before Lent, the period leading up to Easter. It has a religious origin and features traditions drawn from the pre-Christian festivals Bacanales and Saturnales of ancient Rome. The frenzy, the humor, the parodies and the jubilation invade the streets of the cities and towns of Spain.

STUDENTS IN SPAIN

11 January 2017
Spain is a wonderful student destination. It is very well known because of its historic heritage, diverse and varied culture, being one of the best tourist destination in the world.  

SHOPPING IN SPAIN

23 December 2016
When Christmas time arrives, Spain gets ready for one of its most important festivities. At this time of the year shopping in Spain becomes very popular and fun.

OLIVE OIL TOURISM IN SPAIN

28 November 2016
Spain is one of most important producers of olive oil in the world. For Spain, olive oil means, an important source of wealth and a symbol of its culture and gastronomy.

CHRISTMAS IN SPAIN

14 November 2016
Spain is the perfect country to spend Christmas with family, there are plenty of activities to do, from visiting the beautiful Christmas markets, eating delicious sweets and pastries, to seeing the traditional three king’s parade on 5th January.