Cavalcada dels Reis – the finale of Christmas

Cavalcada del Reis

On 5th of January, Spanish people celebrate Cavalcada dels Reis, resembling a second Christmas or rather the end of the Christmas season. Tradition says that the Three Kings came to visit baby Jesus, and brought gifts with them. On their return journey, they handed out their gifts to children. Illustration Cavalcada dels Reis Nowadays it […]

January in Barcelona – counting the days until…

los reyes magos

In January, everyone will be counting the days. Spanish children are counting the days until the three kings arrive, Tango-lovers are counting the days until they can finally dance and shopping-lovers are counting until the winter sale starts…What are you counting for? We prepared a list with the most important events in Barcelona in January […]