• Moratalla Fiesta – Fiestas Del Cristo Del Rayo

    by  • July 9, 2010

    The Moratalla town festivals begin on June 15 for the feast of Cristo del Rayo. Some highlights include the Huertano Parade (similar to the main Huertano parade in Murcia city), the floral offerings, religious activities and the solemn procession. Most weekends from the 15th June till the 17th July will have some interesting activity...

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    Moratalla Bulls – Encierro – July

    by  • July 8, 2010

    Running with the bulls in Moratalla is a dangerous and mostly entertaining spectacle. Our house is tucked away from the main street, but my brother’s house overlooks the madness. Here are some photos and videos so you can see the “fun” for yourself.

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    NativeSpain.com updated and live

    by  • April 15, 2010

    This new version of NativeSpain.com was launched in April 2010. We’ve revamped the site to make it invitation only. In this way we get real information from real people who are genuinely interested and interesting – like you!  (And we’ll keep out the spammers.) The old site at www.NativeSpain.com had been overrun by bad...

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    Bando De La Huerta

    by  • March 30, 2010

    After the religious celebrations of Easter, Murcians let their hair down with a Spring festival (Fiestas de Primavera). Bando de la Huerta just one of the days of this special week celebrates the countryside, its produce and people. To see a short video of just click play below. Surprisingly loud! I think there’s a...

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    Easter In Moratalla

    by  • March 30, 2010

    Moratalla Drummers - visit at Easter to hear them

    Well, what can we say about Moratalla’s Easter celebrations? They’re loud! Click on play to see a short video (only 12 seconds) and you’ll see for yourself what I mean… Allegedly (and I’m hoping someone with more knowledge will correct me if I’m wrong) Jesus was a drummer. So in Moratalla they celebrate by...

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    Download the free Moratalla Town Guide

    by  • March 15, 2010

    Get your free 52 page ebook The Moratalla Handbook by signing up here. You’ll find me spilling the beans on one of the NorthWest Murcia’s best kept secrets, find the best places to eat and great things to do. Just enter your email address below and you’ll get your ebook straight to your inbox,...

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