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19.03.2018 - 08:03 h

Sant Josep Oriol, the Barcelona saint who turned a radish into coins

Sant Josep Oriol is a Barcelona saint who led a life of vicissitudes, austerity and complete devotion to looking after others. As a good saint, miracles are also attributed to him, the most famous being when he turned a radish into coins. Want to get...

19.03.2018 - 08:03 h

‘The blood flows differently in the spring’ and 14 more Catalan sayings about spring

As spring is one of the most eagerly-awaited seasons of the year, there are a wealth of traditional sayings which speak about the arrival of the swallows, flowers in bloom and the unpredictable weather associated with this time of year.

05.03.2018 - 09:03 h

All the new features in the Sant Josep Oriol Festivities 2018

The Pi Festa Major 2018. The festival joins the celebrations for the 450th anniversary of the Barcelona Mulassa and the 25th anniversary of the recuperation of Barcelona's Lion.

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