What water sports can be done with children?

Today we will present a whole range of water sports activities, ideal for enjoy with your family and amuse all together! Kayaking is a very fun and perfect activity for early ages. Before starting, you must control some simple keys such as placing on the boat, rowing or taking the oar. After this you just…

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The Catalan Easter ‘Mona’

In the Catalan Countries, the ‘mona’ is the traditional gift that a sponsor makes to his godson -and in some regions the grandparents or parents to their grandchildren and children- on the Easter Day. It is a cake that dates from the fifteenth century that contains bread with oil, eggs and sugar. Its particularity resides…

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Triumvirat Mediterrani 2018

  Every spring in Empordà village of L’Escala takes place the Greco-Roman inspiration fair ‘Triumvirat Mediterrani’ (Mediterranean Triumvirate). During the two days that are extended, which this year will take place on May 5th and 6th, there is a market of craft products with more than sixty stalls scattered around the streets of the urban…

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Spring nights: good weather has arrived!

Born in the 16th century as a fishing village, L’Escala has become a town that has retained the strength of history on its walls and we will never tire of recommending it as a tourist destination to escape from the overexcitation of the urban environment. It’s always a good time to visit, but especially during…

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Traditions of Girona: Curiosities and festivities

Catalonia is a territory full of culture, something that is breathed in each city and small town of the entire territory. For this reason, in l’Escala there are different traditional celebrations characteristic of the area and associated with its cultural heritage. Let’s review some of the most popular parties that are celebrated throughout the year…

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Hiking along the Costa Brava

Hiking is a very rewarding activity because it combines nature with personal improvement. It is also a group activity that can be enjoyed with friends and family. Sounds good right? Hiking with family and friends in Girona The Costa Brava is an area of the Iberian Peninsula that combines heritage, ethnographic and cultural elements everywhere.…

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Festival of flowers of Girona

As its name suggests, this festival takes place in Girona, from May 12 to 20, in which the undisputed protagonists are flowers. This well-known festival goes back many years, concretely, 68 years. Temps de flors 2018 in Girona The first edition of this flower festival was called “I Provincial Exhibition of Flowers Contest” and took…

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Long weekend of May 2018: What to do on the Costa Brava?

Have you already thought what to do during the next long weekend of May? The weather accompanies and the days of disconnection are a luxury to despair the mind, but if you also have the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful areas of Catalonia, the motivation to enjoy the long weekend of May…

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The best dishes and products of Girona’s gastronomy

The Mediterranean diet, appreciated throughout the world for being one of the healthiest and most balanced and, being so typical of this part of Europe, how could it not be present in the gastronomy of Girona? In the best restaurants of l’Escala like Can Miquel we can find some of the best known products of…

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Sightseeing and other activities with children on the Costa Brava

The good weather is just around the corner and it is on sunny days when we prefer outdoor activities, something that children especially enjoy. The days starts to be longer but they are still fresh and bearable. This is a good time to stroll along the Costa Brava or to take a family getaway and…

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