There's plenty for everyone: 24-hour partying for the grown-ups and lots of spectacles and activities for the children
Spanish fiestas with children
Las Fallas is Valencia's biggest festival which takes place in March every year
Historic Spain
Spain is a country steeped in history with some fantastically preserved remains from Roman times, such as the Amphiteatre in Tarragona.
Mountainous Spain
Did you know that Spain is the second most mountainous country in Europe after Switzerland?

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Mar
23
THE churros vans have gone, the brass bands have packed up, the streets are quiet and not a trace is left of the monuments which last week stood at every crossroads. Fallas is over and parents, children, students, all seem to be overcome with a tiredness they just can't seem to shake off. In our house the princess shoes have been out back in their box, the hair wrapped in tissue paper and the... + read more
Sep
16
IF the Scottish vote in favour of independence this week, what will become of the Union Flag? Will the blue of the St Andrew’s cross be taken away? Will it become just red and white? Will the Welsh dragon appear in one corner? What would we wave when cheering Eurovision or supporting Team GB? Or is there some way we will be able to preserve the iconic, world-famous design which has... + read more

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