Spain has been an ancient land of excellent culture and tradition. An amazing mix of both old and modern traditions and culture is found only in this part of the world. You will find every aspect of life in Spain having deep rooted cultural and traditional touch. Spain culture leaves its impression on its food; drinks, festivals, nightlife and everything make up this beautiful country. We can better understand the Spanish culture by looking into the different avenues such as:
You would definitely enjoy eating in Spain as it is relatively cheaper to have a meal here. However, you may have to spend a bit more on the gourmets. Taste “Tapas” and you will be familiar with the Spanish taste. These small snacks available anytime in bars contain all food stuff ranging from seafood to vegetables. Another item that represents the food culture of Spain is Serrano Ham. Do taste the famous fish delicacies of the country. You will come across different specialties in different regions of Spain. Spanish generally are inclined towards the traditional continental breakfast, a light lunch and an evening meal.
Spanish love to drink wines. Each of the regions in the country produces its own special wines. A number of breweries in Spain produce a large amount of popular beers too. Some of the most famous wines are Riojas and Valdepenas. Most of the Spanish wines are sweet and fruity. Wine culture of Spain gives great importance even to the inexpensive supermarkets of wine. People there also like to have the cheap and pleasant brandy. Coffee is another drink that satisfies the Spanish’s palates.
Fiestas and Traditions
Special celebration in towns and national holidays make the life colorful in Spain. A number of religious festivals are celebrated in the country. Bullfighting is one of the most eminent events in Spain. With the availability of bars, clubs, discos and restaurants, nightlife in Spain is exciting. Flamenco is the greatest and world famous part of Spain culture.