Festivals, holidays and fairs of the Pyrenees and around with Irma Tomas

The Witches’ Fair in Sant Feliu Sasserra (Fires de les Bruixes). 1st November, 2018, Catalonia

The Witches’ Fair in Sant Feliu Sasserra (Fires de les Bruixes)

Are you interested in everything related to witchcraft? In Sant Feliu Sasserra, Catalonia, you will be told about witches who were once executed here.

All cultures and peoples believed in a supernatural reality that interferes with their daily activities.

At the beginning of the seventeenth …

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Andorra celebrates St. George’s day (Sant Jordi) – a holiday of books, roses and love

On 23d April Andorra celebrates St. George’s day (Sant Jordi) – a favorite feast of Andorra and Catalonia. It is a holiday of books, roses, spring and love.

photo: Alex Monroe

The history of the day of St. George is associated with a beautiful legend of the middle ages. Some day, an evil dragon settled at Montblanc, …

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