• Day846

    Summer is over, it's official

    September 29, 2019 in Spain ⋅ ☀️ 29 °C

    To mark the official end of summer in Catalonia (last weekend of September), towns and villages host a festival which involves 5m-high giants that are paraded through the streets. Here in Taradell, several villages joined together and provided us with a fun parade. The giants tend to come in male & female pairs, such as a medieval King and Queen, accompanied by grotesque dwarfs and traditional music.

    Catalonia may think that summer is over but we do not believe it yet.
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