Christmas in Spain is full of traditions that have been passed on from generation to generation. This year, derived from the pandemic, many of these traditions will be affected, surely we will have to change the way we were used to celebrate Christmas but without losing the excitement and the same Christmas spirit. Learn about the most typical traditions in Spain.
Antonio Banderas is the visible face of the new campaign of the Junta de Andalucía to encourage you to visit this wonderful land, full of light, color, beauty, intensity, and life. To travel and visit Andalusia in Spain is a must. "Now, go out and live with desire and enjoy life; with all your heart. Intensely," notes the Malaga actor, one of the most famous outside Spain whose fame began specially by working with the well-known and internationally acclaimed film director, Pedro Almodóvar.
The festivities of La Mercè belong to the most expected and mass celebrations in Barcelona that activate all the citizens, because they have a presence in multiple neighborhoods that are filled with music and festive atmosphere. La Mercè is the patron saint of Barcelona. Usually, this festival is held every year around September 24th in the squares and streets throughout the city.