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Climate in Spain and weather forecast - best seasons for visit

If the purpose of the holiday is to get acquainted with historical and architectural monuments, it is best to go on tour in autumn, spring or early summer, when there is a moderate temperature, and you can comfortably spend time outdoors. The historical sights of Madrid, Leon, Catalonia, Andalusia, San Sebastian and other ancient cities are also open to tourists all year round. Every year in Spain, many different carnivals, festivals and costume parties are held and a visit to one of such events will afford you the opportunity of not only having a great time, but also getting acquainted with the originality of this nationality and their traditions. Many people go to Spain for the New Year holidays. The period of carnivals starts from February and lasts until the end of March. The most massive marches are held in Tarragona, Cadiz and in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. For shopping, it is necessary to go between mid-January and the end of July. It is at this time in Spain, that the season of sales starts. The ski season in the country does not last long. At the end of December, the snow on the mountain tops is not yet stable. It is therefore better to go from the middle of January because by the end of March, due to a sharp warming, the snow slopes become unsuitable and the season ends. … Open

Atmosphere of Spain: religion and languages

Spain’s entry into the European Union and various modern Western trends is gradually affecting the overall religious situation in the country. Every year, the percentage of atheist’s is on the increase. The youth refuse to adopt the traditions of religion. In addition, the country is quite liberal about other faiths and many Spaniards even support the idea of ​​same-sex marriage. As for religious holidays, they are loved and valued not only by adherents of Catholicism. Various holy dates have turned into Spanish noisy festivities with songs and dances and each separate settlement has chosen its own patron Saint. An incredibly large-scale holiday is organized yearly in honor of these Saints. As a result of the historic Caliphate, there are a lot of ancient Mosques in Spain, many of which are now empty. However, Mosques in larger cities are still visited by migrants from Algeria and Morocco. In general, there are about one million citizens who profess Islam. Approximately one and a half million people in the country consider themselves Protestants. Spanish gypsies are evangelists. There are however very few Jews in the country. This is so because during the rule of the Inquisition, they were permanently expelled from the territory of modern Spain and now the Jews are not keen on returning. … Open

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Ourense sightseeing

Nowadays the old part of city is the location of one of the most important architectural monument preserved from the Roman times - the old bridge. Another major attraction is the Romanesque Cathedral, which western portal is considered the most beautiful one. It is decorated with magnificent sculptures, which beauty can by exceed only by the interior of the cathedral. Here you can see unusual lights, gilded statues, … Open

Cultural excursion through Ourense - things to see

An equally interesting religious monument is Iglesia de Santa Eufemia. This church was built in the middle of the 17th century on the initiative of one of the local communities. Interestingly, the church building was never completed, which does not prevent it from having a striking monumental appearance. Its beautiful arches and dome you can see today were created in the 19th century, and an important relic - the … Open

Attractions and active leisure

Just outside Ourense is the amazing national park Serra da Encina da Lastra, which is a popular vacation spot among all nature and hiking enthusiasts. This park is striking with a variety of landscapes. Here you can see incredibly beautiful canyons and mountains, as well as explore some hidden caves. The park's unique microclimate contributes to the formation of special flora and fauna. More than a thousand plant … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Fans of an unusual setting will like A Taberna Restaurant. This one is loved by connoisseurs of the Mediterranean and classic Spanish cuisine. Here you can also try the most popular Galician delicacies. One of the main features of this restaurant is its inimitable vintage interior decorated with genuine antiques. Another attractive feature of A Taberna is an extensive collection of wines. Among all that … Open

Traditions and mentality of Ourense

Local musical preferences are also special - no event is complete without beautiful music performances here. As a heritage of the distant Celtic past, the present inhabitants of Galicia have retained the love for bagpipes, while in other regions of Spain, this musical instrument is not popular at all. During Ourense's major festivals and holidays, it is worth visiting the performances of street orchestras, which … Open

Travel guide to Ourense

No less interesting Baroque-style monument is the Church of St. Mary built in the 18th century. It is notable for its magnificent old altar depicting the image of Saint Mary. This altar has been within the walls of the church since its foundation. The beautiful Baroque church was built on the site of an earlier one. Its interior still features some elements of the old temple. A popular tourist attraction is … Open

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