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Holiday Festival in Spain

By Jordan Thompson Subscribe to RSS | January 18th 2012 | Views:
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Spain has some spectacular sightseeing spots for the tourists. But besides these Spain has lot more to offer for the travelers who flock to Spain during their vacation. One such thing is the holiday festivals that happen at various parts of Spain and at different times of the year. People of Spain love enjoyment and merriment. So they spend some really exciting time with their family during the festivals. Their joyous celebrations will also inspire your festive moods. The streets will look colorful and brightly lit which will excite you as well as tourists.

San Juan Festival:

One of the most popular festivals of Spain is the San Juan Festival which is officially termed as Hogueras de San Juan. The festival is commonly celebrated across the entire Spain and people involve in some really exciting celebration. Tourists come to Spain specifically to be a part of this festive mood. Summer time is when this festival kicks off and so you can expect quite a lot of crowd flying to Spain to spend their vacation. Alicante is the actual destination where the San Juan festival has its origin. People take up their beach games and move towards white sandy beaches and spend their night with drinks, music and dance. The festival is from the 20th of June till 29th of June. There will be a display of fireworks at the mid night and procession and effigies will be burnt as a part of the tradition.

Tapas Festival of Seville:

If you are a foodie then you can’t afford to miss this spectacular event that is the Tapas Fair at Seville. This happens February every year wherein different bars and restaurants will put up their exclusive counters at the fair. You get to taste the traditional as well as the contemporary style of cuisine at one place. Andalucía is the actual happening place of this fair.

Mystery Play Festival at Elx:

The festival has an age old tradition and cultural value. The celebration takes place in August and attracts crowd both tourists as well as localities equally. It depicts a play and is done on two different days that is August 14th and 15th. The play happens in the historical church of Santa Maria Basilica in the Elche city. The play is the one that you will commonly find being painted on the glass windows of churches with the stain paints.

Festivals are a great form of fun and enjoyment with family and so time your trip to Spain somewhere around these holiday festivals.

Jordan Thompson - About Author:
Club Villamar offers hundreds of miles of beautiful beaches, rich cultural history and ferienhaus in spanien is by far the most popular holiday destination, just visit casa costa brava and ferienhaus mallorca.

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