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Festivals, Bear Attacks, and Spanish Lessons

Where should I even begin? I’ve said before that fiestas and festivals are a dime a dozen around here. Somewhere in Spain, someone is celebrating something all the time. It’s been my experience that these festivals generally share the following … Continue reading

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Two Busy, Busy Days

Phew! Finally sitting down after going for two days non-stop. Let’s see if I can pick out the highlights. Yesterday we drove to Bilbao, which is technically the beginning of Basque Country (and yes, they speak Basque and the signs … Continue reading

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The Orujo Festival!

I had never heard of orujo until I came here, so I am not exactly sure if it’s something that the states even has (I think not). But here it’s a big deal, big enough that for one weekend every … Continue reading

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