jueves, 12 de abril de 2018

Oruro at Burial of Sardine Parade 2018

The almost centennial Oruro Carnival from Bolivia have come to Burial of Sardine parade during Murcia Spring festivites.

miércoles, 11 de abril de 2018


Echoes from Spring Festivities. Burial of the Sardine Parade 2018. Saturdy morning.
Image: from Poland come this marching band: Grandioso. A funny music band.

lunes, 9 de abril de 2018

Echoes from Burial of Sardine 2018. Ireland.

A piece of Ireland at Burial of the Sardine Parade 2018 (Saturday morning, the big parade was at night, every saturday after Easter week).
Image: St. Joseph Pipe Band.

domingo, 8 de abril de 2018

Echoes from Spring Festivities 2018. Music, Music, Music

Bolivian musicians accompanying the carnival group of Oruro (Bolivia), at Burialof he Sardine day.

sábado, 7 de abril de 2018

Central la mejor del Mundo

From Oruro Carnival (Bolivia) come to Burial of the Sardine 2018. This carnival group has represented Bolivia at the big parade of Burial of the Sardine 2018 among other groups form Ireland, Poland, .... Spain.
It is estimated that 1 million people have witnessed the parade.

viernes, 6 de abril de 2018

Time for Sardine

Now it is the turn for Burial of the Sardine 2018.
Image: catafalque of the sardine, that are going to be burned next saturday.

jueves, 5 de abril de 2018

Tasting Healthy Food

Although you can eat traditional tapas during the whole year, at this time, on Spring Festivities time, it is the perfect time to taste typical murcian tapas.
Imge: from left to right. Murcian beer (Ale type); Murcian salad (fresh salad with onion, boiled egg, tuna, black olives and tinned plum tomatoe); Zarangollo (a scrambled egg with zucchini and onion); baked roast potatoes (seasoned with olive oil and pepper).
Here other Murcian tapas from and old post.

miércoles, 4 de abril de 2018

Sculpting with Flowers

During Srping Festivities, as I commented in a previous post, lost of flowers are surrounding the city.
Image: big sculture made with flowers based in Antonio Campillo's sculpture: tribute to the Murcian woman. (Clicking here you can watch the original sculpture. The fith.)

martes, 3 de abril de 2018

Bando de la Huerta Parade 2018

During Spring Fetivities, on Bando de la Huerta day, the streets are plenty on traditions.
Image: Bando de la Huerta parade. Traditional customs, traditional dances, traditional jobs, products from the orchard, ...
Each Tuesday after Easter Week.

lunes, 2 de abril de 2018

Spring Gardens

During Spring Festivities at Murcia, many gardens and other places have been decorated with thousand of flowers.
Image: at Glorieta de España (near to Town Hall).

domingo, 1 de abril de 2018

Spring Festivities 2018

An entire week for colourful gardens, parades, murcian food, and so on.
Image: a temporary waterwheel at Circular Square.