Nazarenos, Fake Flowers, and Hand Fans: Las Fiestas de Primavera en Sevilla

From the moment summer steals it away and sends Seville crawling into winter, sevillanos anticipate the return of primavera. I’ve heard spring referred to as “Seville’s season” and it is easy to see why; flowers are blooming in bursts of lavender and fuscia, Cruzcampos are sweating in tiny street bars, and the two fiestas that sevillanos anticipate all year … Continue reading