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Caudete Fiesta in Spain- Historical Wars and Colourful Parades

Caudete Fiesta in Spain- Historical Wars and Colourful Parades

For a traditional and authentic spanish summer festival, look no further than the Caudete fiesta in Spain. A 5 day historical celebration commemorating the Reconquista that lasted from…

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Fiesta de Gracia- Giant Sculptures and Fire

Fiesta de Gracia- Giant Sculptures and Fire

Fiesta de Gracia is Barcelona’s biggest and most colourful Fiesta, celebrating art, culture and catalan traditions….  Over a week, 1.5 million visitors wander the 18 streets and…

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Sitges Fiesta: Flames, Dance and a Human Pyramid

Sitges Fiesta: Flames, Dance and a Human Pyramid

Sitges Fiesta Mayor is the a three day celebration that takes over the streets and waterfront of the popular Sitges beachside resort. In honour of…

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Tomatina Fiesta: Goggles On, Game on

Tomatina Fiesta: Goggles On, Game on

Spanish summer festivals: don’t miss Tomatina Fiesta   La Tomatina Fiesta is the world’s biggest food fight and is held in Bunol near Valenica each…

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Litang Horse Festival: A Tibetan Celebration

Litang Horse Festival: A Tibetan Celebration

. Litang Horse Festival was laid out upon the vast open grasslands next to the road into town, a place for everyone to enjoy… Litang is…

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