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7 Lucky New Year’s Eve Traditions in Spain

New Year’s Eve traditions in Spain are very important to local culture. Learn about these unique celebrations as we count down the days to the New Year! Update Notice: This post was originally published on December 11, 2015 and was updated with new photos and text on November 9,...
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7 Spanish Christmas Traditions to Celebrate This Year

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and today David shares some Christmas traditions in Spain that make it extra special! Spain is a country full of Christmas traditions, and some of them may surprise you. From December Fools’ Day to a pooping log and an intense national lottery,...
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Roscón de Reyes Recipe (Spanish Kings’ Cake)

Today David is preparing for the Spanish holidays with his roscón de reyes recipe! This popular Spanish kings’ cake starts making an appearance in pastry shop windows around this time of year (mid-November), and is the perfect snack alongside a thick cup of Spanish hot chocolate! If you’ve ever...
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Top 10 Popular Spanish Festivals

A massive tomato fight. Burning enormous, elaborate sculptures that take a year to build. Running with the bulls through city streets. The best Spanish festivals are like nothing you’ve ever experienced before, and make worthy additions to any traveler’s bucket list. Spain’s reputation as a passionate, fun-loving destination is...
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The Best Places to See Flamenco in Granada

Before I moved to Spain, I was already familiar with some of the country’s most common stereotypes… tapas, bullfighting, and of course flamenco. But upon arrival, I found that each of these clichés was much more complex than most foreigners ever realize. Although I’m obviously obsessed with tapas (who...
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