Scary Queen of Heart's Guards, Three King's Parade in Nerja, Andalucia, Spain

Cabalgata de los Reyes Magos – Three Kings parade in Nerja, Spain

After spending Christmas and the holidays in Spain we thought we’d stay on a little longer to catch the Cabalgata de los Reyes Magos, the three Kings Parade. Last year we were living near Loja, in the hills above Granada and saw the three kings parade there, so knew what to expect. The parade marks […]

St.Antonio Sardines, Salvaterra do Extremo, Castello Branco, Portugal

Fiesta time

During the summer months in Spain and Portugal the heat intensifies during the day, averaging 40º, the days pass by in a blur of sticky sweat and heat induced siestas.  When the sun goes down and the heat abates (a little), it’s time to come back to life and party!  For whatever the reason, a […]