Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The 5 Rituals you must know to celebrate San Juan

Jumping 7 times over the flames will give you, protection all year. That is the belief in Valencia or Alicante. The legend says that the ashes of the bonfire cure diseases. The custom...

Hogueras de San Juan

The Bonfires of San Juan are the largest festivals in the city of Alicante. They have their origin in the tradition of burning useless objects with the arrival of the summer solstice. More than...

The Festivity of St. Peter of El Grao

The maritime district lives these holidays with special intensity. The whole Grao dresses up for the celebration of different performances. They are the popular festivities in homage to the patron saint of the city, Saint...

El Grao de Castelló

El Grao is the door of Castellón to the sea. At just four kilometres away from the city, it is easily accessible from the city by both bicycle and public transport. Its centre is the...

A Culture of Fire

Light has been, since the beginning of humankind, a worshipped and misunderstood element.  The first religions adored the natural elements like the fire and the stars. And while Christianity expanded through Europe, it changed...