Blogs in this series

Life in Culebrón is a disconnected series of pieces about the banal and ordinary of everyday life in an inland Alicante village seen from my very British perspective.

Saturday, January 26, 2008

Giants and bigheads

Gigantes and cabezudos paraded through the streets of Pinoso today. There was the home team of and groups from other Alicante towns including Santa Pola, Benetusser, Novelda and Petrer. Other Brits I saw in the street kept asking me "Why are they doing this?" "Why do Morris Men dance?" was the best response I could come up with.

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