domingo, 31 de marzo de 2013

Easter Sunday. Easter Week 2013.

Today has dawned with a little rain, and the procession scheduled for today has been suspended to protect the sculptures. This procession parading out at 8 am, but from 10am it has stopped raining.
Anyway, I leave a photo I took last year from this procession.

Those are The Three Maries on Easter sunday morning. With that procession, the Holy Week has finished.
Framed with buildings (left to right) of the School of Drama and Dance, the Episcopal Palace, the Moneo building, and the Cathedral of Murcia.
Here photos from 2012.

sábado, 30 de marzo de 2013

Good Friday. Easter Week 2013.

This has been a highly sought-frame, but I would like that the sculpture has been more focused.
It is the procession of Salzillos, and the statues: The Lashes, one of the biblical passages that are represented in the procession (here, some pictures with more details).
The church, parish of St. Bartholomew. Its history, here, and its presence in Murcian Holy Week, here.

viernes, 29 de marzo de 2013

Holy Thursday At Lorca. Easter Week 2013.

One of the most special Easter Week at Region of Murcia is held in Lorca, where you can see a spectacular procession with horses, chariots, numerous parades (was declared of International Tourist Interest in 2007). You have to book seat several months in advance to see and enjoy. Here you can see the whole procession.

jueves, 28 de marzo de 2013

Holy Wednesday. Easter Week 2013.

Yesterday paraded, the procession of the 'Coloraos' (Reds) which is colloquiallly known as the Real, Very Illustrious, and Most Ancient Venerable Confraternity of the Most Precious Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ.
Perhaps the oldest Brotherhood of Spain (1411).

martes, 26 de marzo de 2013

Drums. Easter Week 2013

One feature of Holy Week in Murcia (and many other places in Spain), is the musical accompaniment of each procession.

lunes, 25 de marzo de 2013

Let's Fly Away

The title of this post is just an excuse to leave a link to the song immortalized by the great Frank Sinatra.
About the photo, a plane just off from San Javier Airport bound for any European country. First, Socaire sailing school.

domingo, 24 de marzo de 2013

Big Fountain

Fountain at Circular Roundabout (Plaza Circular or La Redonda)
Here, in 2009.

sábado, 23 de marzo de 2013

Village And The Hill

Village next to the hill.
Here another view of the same place, which I took in 2011.

viernes, 22 de marzo de 2013

Wall Art

In the courtyard of a house, a nice wall with lots of art.

jueves, 21 de marzo de 2013

Post Office

That is the building of the main post office in Murcia. A metal-industrial building like.

miércoles, 20 de marzo de 2013

Festival Of The equinox

This year, in addition to the Theme Day of each month, it has been proposed in the CityDailyPhoto community, some additional Theme Days.
This month, coinciding with the change of season, has raised the issue of the equinox. A time of balance in which both the North and in the South, the duration of the night is the same.
With this photo, which combines nature with the action of the human hand, I raised the coexistence of a sustainable future (with the moon on the background-top of the frame).
Click here to view thumbnails of all participants.

martes, 19 de marzo de 2013

Father's Day 2013

Today is Father's Day in Spain (March 19, St. Joseph). A feast since it began in our country in 1948 (here, part of its history).
It is also Father's Day in: Andorra, Antwerp (Belgium), Bolivia, Honduras, Canton Ticino (Switzerland), Liechtenstein and Portugal.
Most of the countries around the world to celebrate it the third Sunday of June. More information in Wikipedia.

lunes, 18 de marzo de 2013

Cloudy Days

We have a few weeks in which, after a hard week of work (for which hopefully still have, rare), comes the weekend, and the sky is covered with clouds. Then the summer will come and I'll say, 'Let's see if a rainy day comes, please, with the heat that is doing ".
The picture: Mooring in San Javier, Mar Menor, the best place in the world for sailing sports.

domingo, 17 de marzo de 2013

Sunrise With High Voltage Tower.

Sunrise of a few days ago, road to Cartagena

sábado, 16 de marzo de 2013

Sport Wheel

If you like Formula 1, this weekend begins a new championship in Australia.

jueves, 14 de marzo de 2013

No Water, No Sun

Bad weather again.
Without sun not feel like drinking.
Beaches of Mar Menor.

martes, 12 de marzo de 2013

Means Of Transport.

Transport in the Mar Menor.
In the picture, anchored boat and an airplane moments before landing on San Javier airport. Initially, that civil-military airport (its origin was a military air base open to civil air traffic), has left few days, because in late 2013, will be operating the new international airport of the Region of Murcia (AIRM). Although it will remain a military airport.

lunes, 11 de marzo de 2013


Awesome Ford Mustang (since 1964).
About Mustang Horses: Mustang horses are direct descendants of the horses brought to America by the Spanish conquistadors in the sixteenth century Andalusian, Arabic or Hispanic-Arab breed.
This explains why the European settlers after the Spanish will find that some Indian tribes to ride horses, and the horse did not exist in America when it was conquered by the Spanish.

sábado, 9 de marzo de 2013

A Few Clouds In The Sky

After almost two weeks without seeing the sun, already beginning to clear the sky, and we have again up to 25 degrees Celsius (and it is still winter).

viernes, 8 de marzo de 2013

Castillico Beach

Playa El Castillico (Little Castle beach, this is more or less the translation). This is one of the beaches of San Javier, at Mar Menor.
The beaches of the Region of Murcia are being prepared, waiting for visits from tourists next Easter.

jueves, 7 de marzo de 2013

Cycling Matador

A funny shot. 'Bullfighters' riding on bikes.

martes, 5 de marzo de 2013

Snow Around Inazares

Last week was a very icy week in Spain. In the northwest of the Region of Murcia, there were many snowy stamps.
The photo was taken last Sunday around Inazares, a village in the municipality of Moratalla. Inazares is the population located at a higher altitude at the Region of Murcia, 1,350 m. above sea level, lies on the slopes of the massif Revolcadores, with Bishops Peak (Pico de los Ovispos) 2015 meters, the roof of the Region of Murcia.
With a sky cataloged by N.A.S.A. as the cleanest of light pollution for astronomical observation of the entire Iberian Peninsula, enjoys perfect weather to "escape" from the summer heat and winter that comes with several snowfalls throughout the year.
Its location next to the highest peak in the region, visit involves many hikers and mountaineers, coming from all over Europe, and enjoys a privileged environment, which allows hosting many animal species such as the golden eagle, owl , peregrine falcons, vultures and even bobcats.

lunes, 4 de marzo de 2013


This eighties building, is located between La Fama Avenue and Ronda of Levante.

viernes, 1 de marzo de 2013

March'13 Theme Day: Cafe Chairs.

First day of the month. The Theme Day has arrived. The selected theme has been: Cafe Chairs.
In the image: cafe chairs at Romea Theatre.
Click here to view thumbnails of all participants.