26 March 2018
Sant Jordi Festival (April 23rd)
Sant Jordi, or Saint George, is the patron saint of Catalonia and on 23rd April we celebrate Sant Jordi’s Day, which is also Book and Rose Day. The main streets of Barcelona are lined with stalls selling books and roses which lend the day a festive, cheerful touch. Although it is not a public holiday, the day and the essential walk fill the streets and squares, making it a unique national festival celebrated on a working day....