Murcian tradition takes to the streets for a whole day: the first Tuesday after Easter week. Many Murcians dress in traditional costumes on a day to enjoy eating and living habits of yesteryear.
Throughout this week, in different parks and gardens are installed what are called barracas, to eat typical Murcian food.
I recommend coming to Murcia this week, and if not, check out the links of previous years (see Bando de la Huerta label). Also this links to see the parade: 1, 2, 3 (this one about the history of that fiesta).
Siguiendo la corriente de la comunidad CityDailyPhoto, me he propuesto dejar en este blog fotos de Murcia, como forma de mostrar al mundo qué joya de ciudad y de provincia tenemos. Agradecer al creador de ParisDailyPhoto su gran idea de mostrar la ciudad de uno mismo desde otro punto de vista. Following the tide of community CityDailyPhoto, I proposed to leave in this blog photos of Murcia, as a way to show to the world what a jewel of city and province we have. Thanks to the creator of ParisDailyPhoto for his great idea to show the city of oneself from another angle.
The Region of Murcia is located in the southeastern of Spain, between Andalusia (west), Castilla-La Mancha (North), Valencia (East) and the Mediterranean Sea (South).
The city of Murcia is the capital of the Region. Other major cities are: Cartagena, Lorca, Caravaca de la Cruz, Jumilla, Yecla, Bullas, Mazarrón, Aguilas ...