día del trabajador

El Día Del Trabajador: How People Celebrate May Day in Spain

What is the “día del trabajador” in Spain? May Day in Spain is known as El día del trabajador or Primero de Mayo and was celebrated for the first time in 1889: its origin is the same as the International Labour Day, the worker revolt in Chicago in 1886. For the first Labor Day celebration, socialists […]

An Intriguing Spanish Easter Tradition

An Intriguing Spanish Easter Tradition

Learning Spanish for Beginners means discovering lovely customs and traditions! In this period of the year, while learning Spanish for Beginners students study many things about Easter (Pascua). It is nice to learn some useful vocabulary and some nice customs to better understand how people live this important festivity. Going through the main celebrations it is possible […]

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Let’s Learn Some Spanish Easter Words

Learning Spanish for Beginners is really fun! If you study Spanish for Beginners and are enjoying your lessons, you will be happy to expand your vocabulary. In this period of the year, Easter is the most important event in Spain. People do celebrate this religious festivity all the week between Palm Sunday and Easter, the […]

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Why Is Carnival In Spain Celebrated

Wondering why is Carnival in Spain celebrated? If you don’t know why is Carnival in Spain celebrated, you will enjoy the history that led us to the modern celebrations. As in other countries, Carnival is the period just before Lent: a time of the year when all the excesses are tolerated as after that, during […]

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The Most Popular Words of Carnival In Spanish

Have you already learnt some words of Carnival during your Spanish language course? During this time of the year any Spanish language focuses on Carnival! It is quite an important festivity all around Spain: you can discover the best celebrations here. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic all the events will follow the rules in place, […]

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Nochevieja: The Best Spanish New Year’s Eve Traditions

Nochevieja in Spain is a magic time of the year. As you probably know, Nochevieja is the New Year’s Eve in Spanish. It literally means “old night” and it is celebrated with a number of traditions and superstitions that are believed to bring luck. On the 31st December and 1st January, every year people keep […]

Christmas in Spain

Christmas in Spain: Discover Some Lovely Traditions

Do you know anything about Christmas in Spain? If you are going to celebrate Christmas in Spain, you will spend an amazing time. As in many other countries, in Spain Christmas is a fantastic period of the year. So how do Spanish celebrate? Well, first of all you have to be aware that Christmas starts […]

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Top Ten Christmas Markets in Spain

Have you ever visited some Christmas Markets in Spain? As in many other countries, in Spain Christmas Markets are an important tradition and every year attract a huge crowd of tourists. Let’s see what are the ten best markets in the country! Fira de Santa Llúcia. Considered the best Christmas market in Barcelona, it is […]

Orujo Festival in Cantabria

Let’s Head To The Orujo Festival

Do you know anything about the Orujo Festival? The Orujo Festival takes place in Potes, a lovely Medieval town in Cantabria, Northern Spain, in the heart of the Picos de Europa: an incredibly beautiful area full of ancient traditions to discover. This festival is celebrated on the second weekend in November since 1984 and celebrates […]

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The Top Carnival Celebrations in Spain

Did you know that Spain is one of the best locations in the world to celebrate the Carnival? If you are looking for colorful parades, extravagant costumes and crazy parties, it is definitely worth planning a trip to some famous cities where you can enjoy the best days ever. If Carnival is the excess before […]