The 5 Most Popular Spanish Festivals (Don’t Miss Number 3!)

Tourism in Spain is beating all records, with over 64 million visitors in 2014 and over 68 million in 2015. With such trends, 2016 will certainly be a promising year and its not just the summer that attracts them. Here are some of the most exciting festivals held in Spain every year.

1. Las Fallas Celebration, Valencia

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The Fallas festival is how Valencia celebrates the arrival of Spring. With giant cardboard statues that are burned by fire, the Fallas festival offers a unique spectacle.

When: March 15, 2017 – March 19, 2017

2. Semana Santa, Spain

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Semana Santa is the Easter week in Spain. Celebrations are held all around the country but one of the most impressive ones is held in Sevilla. With parades of around 50,000 people in traditional robes, the city turns into a spectacular gathering filled with emotion.

When: April 9, 2017 – April 15, 2017

3. San Juan, Valencia

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The San Juan festival is held in various parts of the country, with Valencia leading the way. The pagan celebration has locals lighting bonfires on the beach. Barbecues and drinks to get motivated and then everyone jumps over the fires to make a wish.

When: June 24, 2017

4. Fiesta de San Fermín, Pamplona

San Fermin Festival, Spain
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Possibly one of the most notorious festivals. The Fiesta de San Fermín, or what is known as the Running of the Bulls, is celebrated in Pamplona. The festival is a huge attraction for the adventorous. Hundreds of thousands of people get together, wearing white shirts and red bandanas to do some serious partying.

When: July 6, 2017 – July 14, 2017

5. La Tomatina, Buñol, Valencia

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Another world-famous event, the tomato fight is in the middle of summer is a festival where thousands gather to engage in a giant ‘fight’ using overripe tomatoues as missiles. Don’t forget to bring some goggles and a change of clothes.

When: August 30, 2017

There are countless other events, festivals and celebrations throughout the year well worth visiting. If you’re in Spain, check out the local events calendar and you will be sure to find something worth joining. If you’re not here yet, what are you waiting for? Choose your event and book your flight.

Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, Where Trendiness Meets Luxury, Right by The Sea

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Whether its for a weekend getaway or a proper party vacation, the Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza offers world-class service in an ultra modern environment and this right by the sea.

Located on the beachfront in Playa d’en Bossa, the hotel is perfect for those that want to be close to the water.

Hard Rock Hotel in Ibiza

As you can expect, the Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza showcases a range of music memorabilia and they even have their own open-air stage where they host weekly concerts and as a hotel guest you get to attend these for free.

The rooms are top notch, modern, trendy and über cool.

Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza

Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza

Oh and did we mention their stunning rooftop bar? It’s simply amazing, but don’t take our word for it, check this out:

Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza Stunning Rooftop Bar

Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza Stunning Rooftop Bar

Enough said, go Hard Rock or go Home. Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza here we come.

Hard Rock Hotel in Ibiza

For reservations, call (+34) 971314210 or grab a deal online.

Ascari Race Track Provides The Ultimate Motorsport Lover Experience to Last a Lifetime

Ascari Race Resort Ronda

Hidden away in the mountains, you will find something out of this world and impressive to the core for anyone that loves cars and speed. We had the privilege to visit Ascari recently and wanted to share with you our experience.

Ascari Race Track Provides The Ultimate Motorsport Lover Experience to Last a Lifetime

The Ascari race track is nestled in an area of incomparable natural beauty by Ronda. Built to indulge the needs of motor-sport lovers, as well as to cater to private corporate events and promotional presentations. When you visit Ascari, you visit a whole other world.

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Ascari is the longest track in Spain and one of the most spectacular in the world. At 5,425 meters long, with a consistent width of 12.2 meters and 26 curves, Ascari is a unique joy to experience. Check out this video, you will love it!

Ascari Resort

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With private members’ club areas, a 300 car indoor parking garage, club house with swimming pool, restaurant, conference hall, car wash, heliport and obviously its own petrol station, Ascari is a completely unique facility.

Race Resort Ascari

As a club member you can leave your “beast” there – the Ascari team will take good care of it and prepare the car every time you would like to take it on the track. What more can you ask for?

Race Resort Ascari

If you want to experience the unforgettable, call Ascari on (+34) 952187171 and inquire about details on their memberships or one-off racing packages – you won’t regret it!

Puente Romano Hotel Launches Revamped La Suite Nightclub

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Puente Romano Beach Resort & Spa in Marbella has opened the doors to what is set to become the trendiest club in town.

The revamped club La Suite has taken on a whole new look, inspired by legendary Studio 54, giving it a New York City feel set in a priveleged Roman empire.

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Hotel guests receive priority access and VIP table bookings with the convenience of their room key cards.

The 600 m2 venue is the perfect place to let your hair loose or organize the launch of a luxury brand.

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Following the trends of the most important clubs around the world, La Suite plans on creating nights with a mix of Ibiza and New York feeling, with international DJs, the best house music and the best in technology.

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La Suite will be open all year on weekends as well as Tuesday to Saturday in summer, from midnight to 6 am.

71 Michelin Stars Get Together at Five Star Puente Romano For Unique Gastronomic Event

For the first time in the history of Marbella, foodies have the opportunity to take part in a unique gastronomic event that will bring together 71 Michelin stars from around the world.

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Dani Garcia and Puente Romano Beach Resort & Spa are bringing together 18 Michelin star chefs with a total of 71 awarded stars, from around the world to create a unique event.

Between the 18th and 21st of April the Michelin star chefs will cook together to create both national and international dishes. On the opening night, as a tribute to Joël Robuchon, the “Chef of the century” (1989) and “France-s Best Craftsman” (1976), who holds the most Michelin stars – 28 in total, all 18 Michelin star chefs will create a unique dinner.

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Diners will be able to enjoy the creations of Ferran Adria, Joan Roca, Quique Dacosta, Paco Perez, Andoni Luis Aduriz, Ramón Freixa, Albert Adrià, Angel Leon, Francis Paniego, Toño Pérez, Paco Roncero, Rodrigo de la Calle, Ricard Camarena, Marcos Morán, Paco Morales, Dani Garcia, Daniel Humm, Jose Alija and Sebastian Frank.

Dani Garcia Restaurant Marbella

The event will be held at the Dani Garcia Restaurant in Puente Romano Beach Resort & Spa. For reservations, call +34 952764252.

Get Ready for The 2016 Season Opening Parties at The Best Beach Clubs in Spain

It’s that time of the year which most of you have been looking forward to since the closing parties… It’s that time of the year when the most luxurious and fabulous beach clubs get their organizations in full gear to prepare for the big season opening parties. 2016 promises to be a huge year with many opening earlier than usual.

Here are some of the most sought after venues and their opening parties calendar for 2016:

Ushuaïa Beach Club, Ibiza – 30th April 2016

Ushuaïa Beach Club, Ibiza

The Ushuaïa Beach Club has announced their opening party for the 30th April. A huge part with Paul Reynolds, Scott Gray AKA Chapter, Ben Santiago and Juan Corbi will kick off at 12:00.

Nikki Beach, Marbella – 28th April 2016

Nikki Beach Marbella

On April 28th, Nikki Beach Marbella opens it´s doors for it´s 13th Season. From 10am till 8pm you can celebrate this year’s opening party with the best Dj´s, live entertainment and many surprises. Reservations are recommended!

Nikki Beach, Ibiza – 28th April 2016

Nikki Beach, Mallorca – 28th April 2016

Sisu Boutique Hotel, Marbella – 29th April 2016

Although not by the beach, Sisu is a unique boutique hotel with an amazing pool life. The summer opening party at Sisu Boutique Hotel in Marbella promises to be an event not to be missed. Entry is free. For the real VIP experience, reserve a bed.

Ocean Club, Marbella – 27th April 2016

Ocean Beach, Ibiza – 20th May 2016

The official season opening party at Ocean Beach in Ibiza is Friday 10th May.

Purobeach, Marbella – 19th March 2016

Purobeach, Marbella

Purobeach Palma – 19th March 2016

Purobeach Palma

The season opening party at Purobeach in Palma de Mallorca begins at 17:00 with cocktails and music by DJs Sebas Ramis and Borjaar and continues from 21:00 at the Puro Hotel in Palma with DJs Isaac Indart and Javi Cascales.

La Sala by the Sea – 29th April 2016

La Sala by the Sea Marbella

So what are you waiting for to book that flight and reserve your hotel room?