Noticias

LA TOMATINA – THE WORLD’S BIGGEST FOOD FIGHT

23 June 2017
There are many crazy festivals in Spain, but on top of running with bulls, burning enormous sculptures and pouring wine on each other is definitely the famous La Tomatina – a festival in Buñol where millions of over-ripe tomatoes are thrown in the streets.

BATTLE OF WINE

9 June 2017
Prepare yourself for the maddest battle of the year: pack your cartons of wine and water guns and make your way up to Haro because the battle of wine known as La Batalla del Vino is back!

HOGUERAS DE SAN JUAN

26 May 2017
In the night of the 23rd of June it seems like the whole coastline of Spain is lighted up – thousands of bonfires, dancing people and an incredible atmosphere complete the party. While “Hogueras de San Juan” or in English “the Bonfires of Saint John” originates from the Catholic belief, it is so much more nowadays: a remarkable festival combining traditional Christian, Catholic and Pagan rituals and beliefs with a lot of fun!

VIVA! SAN FERMIN

12 May 2017
From 6th to 14th of July the small city Pamplona transforms itself each year to the greatest festival of Spain called San Fermín. While the streets of Pamplona more than triple their visitors, most of them don’t know that two independent celebrations are taking place during this festival.

FOOD MECCA SPAIN

28 April 2017
Especially a visit at the food market is at the very top of the list of today’s tourists in Spain. Hundreds of options, a mixture of tradition and modernity and doors which are open to welcome everybody attracts countless tourists to visit the historic buildings in the very heart of the cities which host the local gastronomy markets.

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE JUBILEE YEAR OF THE APPARITIONS OF FATIMA

12 April 2017
It was the 13th of May 1917 when the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to the siblings Jacinta and Francisco Marto and their cousin Lucia dos Santos. She commanded the children to pray for world peace by saying the rosary every day. From this day on, the Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to the three kids every 13th of a month for six months.

GET ON BOARD

31 March 2017
Traveling by train in Spain has never been more luxurious and special than with El Transcantabrico Gran Lujo, El Transcantabrico Clasico and Al Andalus.

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.