8 of the main differences between the UK and Spain at Christmas

8 of the main differences between the UK and Spain at Christmas

This year will be our fourth Christmas in Spain and we have definitely noticed some differences in how the holiday is celebrated. It’s been really interesting to see the different things that other nationalities do during the festive season, and we now have a mixture of Christmas traditions from both the UK and Spain. Whether…

How to make Christmas in Spain feel more like home

How to make Christmas in Spain feel more like home

There are definitely some big differences between Christmas in the UK and Spain, and when the sun is shining and you’re missing your usual traditions it can sometimes not feel evey Christmassy. So if you’re a Brit spending Christmas in Spain, and are missing some of your favourite Christmas home comforts, here’s some tips on…

How to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Spain

How to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Spain

All countries have their own traditions, especially when it comes to celebrating Christmas and the New Year. In Spain, there are quite a few traditions and superstitions that we discovered when we spent our first festive period here last year. So, if you’re spending Nochevieja (New Year’s Eve or ‘old night’) in Spain, or just…

Spanish Christmas and New Year’s traditions you need to experience

Spanish Christmas and New Year’s traditions you need to experience

Christmas in Spain is a lot of fun, but some of the celebrations and traditions might be quite different to what you’re used to. If it’s your first Christmas in Spain it’s a good idea to find out about some of the most popular Spanish Christmas and New Year’s traditions. We’ve listed some of the…