Carnival (carnaval in Spanish) is a very important tradition in Spain (as well as in so many other countries), though some regions are more prone to celebrate it than others. For example, Madrid has lost a bit of its Carnival spirit by reducing celebrations to few neighborhoods whilst regions on the north and south of the country keep this tradition even as a local holiday. Continue reading “The keys to understand “el Carnaval””
So for the past few days you’ve might see people wearing funny costumes on the street. Well, Spaniards haven’t gone crazy: we’ve just got possessed by Carnival madness!