In the past I was confused Canary Islands with Caribbean. I realized that I’m not the only one. I felt good hearing after saying I’m going to Canary Islands; “Where is it?, Oh are you gong to America.” I think this is cultural ignorance.
Does carnival mean entertainment?
Carnival is a Christian festive season that occurs before Lent (a kind of fasting), the festivities typically occurs in same period all of the Christian world, during February or early March, in this period people have celebration and parade with masks and street party. Because of the excessive consumption of meat and alcohol is proscribed during the Lent, Carnival is the time to (more…)
Recently it has become so popular a small village called Marinaleda in Spain as a “communist utopia”, and went viral on the internet their economic model. Everybody started to think if it’s true there is left an anti-capitalist place in the world. Could it be true? (more…)
I discovered Gibraltar 3 years ago.
“Whatt!! There’s an British Territory in Spain. Why I’ve never heard of it!?”
As usual, the most attracted city in Spain is Barcelona. It was my first Spanish city to visit as well. And after meeting my husband at my first visit, I traveled many more times to Barcelona. I even lived there more than 2 months but I haven’t got a chance to see other cities nor Gibraltar.
Now you’re going to say “What are you talking about! Gibraltar isn’t Spain” which is true. But it’s such a small country in Spain territory which makes it unique.