Breath in, breath out! – you will need a lot of energy in the middle of August. Fiesta Major de Gracia is one of the biggest street events of the summer. The Gracia neighborhood, normally a very quiet district of Barcelona, will be transformed into a summer carnival. Each street will have its own unusual decorations that were made by local residents.
Spain - Valencia: Valencia has everything for a successful city, Spanish culture, delicious food (and drink), beautiful parks, beaches and pleasant shopping streets. In this beautiful city on Spain's southeastern coast that you will stay in a super central hotel you can do a lot of walking. Actually Valencia is the perfect city, book quickly overwhelmed by the variety.
The day of the Assumption, 15th August, is indeed a public holiday in Spain and the beginning of the town festival of Gràcia, which usually last a few days. This block party of the very genuine neighborhood might be one of the largest in Barcelona. The people of Gràcia decorate a good dozen streets with a lot of imagination and colorful materials, then a vote rewards the most imaginative street. For more amazing informations check our website http://casamona-holidays.com/category/events/