Men give a rose to their beloved in Catalonia

Hello! 
I have taken the liberty of writing a little about one of the tradition that we do in the month of April for spring, which is very important to me and here in Catalonia and I share it.

San Jordi 

The Sant Jordi festival is an important day that is celebrated with great enthusiasm and joy in all Catalonia.
On April 23, the streets of cities and towns are crowded with people and stalls selling books and roses. This festival consists of celebrating the feast of the patron saint of Catalonia and remembering this tradition based on love and culture.

And why are books and roses given away? you will wonder…
Because there is a precious legend behind this!

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