Summer solstice: Barcelona style

In City Breaks, Europe, Sun, Travel Inspiration by Kirsti1 Comment

The Festival of Sant Joan is known as the ‘Nit del Foc’, or night of fire, and is held over June 23-24. A magnificent festival marking the beginning of summer, during which bonfires and fireworks illuminate the sky, it celebrates the heat given us by the sun; a symbol of fertility and wealth. It’s also said that the fire cleanses …

KirstiSummer solstice: Barcelona style

Soak up the sun abroad during your May bank holiday break

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In my previous post I suggested some great local getaways for the upcoming May bank holidays, but if your idea of a great long weekend is travelling outside of the UK for some spring sunshine, here are some holiday destinations you may want to consider: Gran Canaria, Canary Islands One of the best beach holiday destinations has to be the …

KerrynSoak up the sun abroad during your May bank holiday break