Winter is one of the best times of the year to go and explore the fantastic landscape hidden away less than one hour drive from Tarragona.
There is gentler side to the Santa Tecla festivities in Tarragona which is provided by an evening of Catalan folk dance re-enactments at Plaça de la Font.
The sumptuous spectacle of the procession of the Three Kings takes place in Tarragona on the eve of Epiphany, which is almost bigger than Christmas.
Santa Tecla in Tarragona has a very hedonistic side which culminates with the Baixada del Àliga which this year runs on the 21st. As a prelude to this we have a new contender, the Cercabirra de Tarragona.
Every two years one of the most extraordinary competitions in the world is held here in Tarragona: the Concurs de Castells, the Human Tower competition.
Santa Tecla 2014 is finally on the way and the first day saw a display of four groups of human towers followed by the “crida” the official inauguration which went off with a bang!