Seek Spanish Adventure – Autumn festivals
Celebrate the Fall Season in Spain
There is no shortage of spectacular festivals in Spain and there is never a bad time to visit. As the seasons change from summer to fall, Spain too goes through a smooth transition celebrating the rich culture and heritage in the hills. Trujillo Villas, only a short distance away from Madrid, provides you a relaxing yet entertaining journey through the Extremadura region of South Central Spain. Come celebrate tradition with those who do it best.
Trujillo Villas, tucked away in the quiet region of Extremadura, is available for a short or extended days stay for personal or family holiday. From the Villas, you can quickly drive to a number of Spanish cities, like Madrid. Although the month of October lacks any bank holiday, it is anything but dry of festivals. During this month, Madrid plays host to the World Photo Exhibition, Semana de la Arquitectura, and of course Bull Fighting.
World Photo Exhibition (Now until October 13)
Visit Madrid to celebrate some of photojournalism’s greatest shots. From iconic images to simple nature complex in its beauty, there is a photograph for every occasion. Such attractions include the World Press Photojournalism Contest, Catala- Roca masterpieces displaying cornerstone photos in documentary photography. Woody Allen is also celebrated, paying tribute displaying his nine core films which best exemplify his creative expression. Click here for more.
Semana de la Arquitectura (September 31-October 7)
Translated to ‘Architecture Week’ come celebrate the beautiful tradition of varying monuments, structures, and abstract buildings only native to Spain. The week consists of celebrating the achievements of architecture in Madrid. With a combination of a trade fair, children’s workshops, and open events in Madrid’s most famous buildings, it has something for all to admire this unique architecture. See here for more information on how this tradition celebrates the cultural activity of Spain.
Bull Fighting is a cultural tradition in Spain stemming back nearly 600 years ago. Recently, Barcelona held its last bullfight, ending the city’s tradition, but during early October Madrid holds the tradition strong. See the live action from the 3rd of October to the 6th in honour of the Feria de Otoño (Autumn Fair) in Madrid. Visit here to learn more about the traditional bullfight.
Seek Adventure. Find Curiosity.
As you can see, Spain has much to offer and more to gain. From the tranquil patios of Trujillo Villas España to the vibrant culture of Madrid, Spain is sure to enlighten your creativity and spark your curiosity.