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<BR><font color=red size=+1>MAIN FESTIVITIES</font><BR>
There are a lot of traditional feasts in Spain, these are the main ones:<BR>
<font color=red>February</font>:<BR>
<a href=http://www.carnavaldecadiz.com target=_blank>Cadiz Carnival</a>. Masks, musical groups and dances at the streets in the south of Spain.<BR>
<a href=http://www.promocionlaspalmas.com/car2001 target=_blank>Canary Islands Carnival</a> Carnival at brasilian style.<BR>
<font color=red>April</font>:<BR>
<a href=http://www.lapasion.net target=_blank>Easter in Sevilla</a>: Night processions full of solemnity and beauty.<BR>
<a href=http://www.morosicristians.com target=_blank>Moorish and Christians</a> Feasts to remind the period when Spain was islamic land<BR>
<a href=http://www.sevilla.org target=_blank>April's Feria in Sevilla</a>: women in typicall 'flamenco' dresses, wine and horses.<BR>
<font color=red>June</font>:<BR>
<a href=http://www.alicanteturismo.com/fr_arteycul.html target=_blank>Bonfires of Saint John</a>: night bonfires at beaches and squares, mainly in the east coast.<BR>
<font color=red>July</font>:<BR>
<a href=http://www.sanfermin.com target=_blank>San Fermines</a>: in Pamplona, north of Spain, from 7th july. Guys running in front of the bulls along the city streets.<BR>
<font color=red>October</font>:<BR>
<a href=http://turismo.ayto-zaragoza.es/fiestas.htm target=_blank>Fiestas del Pilar</a>: religious feasts with flower offers in Saragossa.<BR>

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