Open-air Calasparra rice fields photo exhibition in the centre of Murcia: Entre arrozales
The display illustrates rice production in the municipality of Calasparra The Town Hall in Murcia, in collaboration with the Town Hall of Calasparra and the photographer, Pedro Navarro Laforet, is holding an echibition showing the rice fields..

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Murcia government purchases the Convent of the Carmelites in Caravaca de la Cruz
The intention is for the abandoned Convent to be the centre of the Holy Jubilee celebrations in 2024 The regional government of Murcia has purchased the huge convent of San José de Madres Carmelitas Descalzas in Caravaca de la Cruz for 800,000..

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Weekly street market in Cehegín
Wednesday is market day in Cehegín: fresh fruit and veg and a range of other goods For many expats and visitors, one of the great joys of shopping in Spain is the opportunity to buy fresh products and bargain clothes in the weekly local markets..

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Weekly street market in Mula
Saturday is market day in Mula: fresh fruit and veg and a range of other goods For many expats and visitors, one of the great joys of shopping in Spain is the opportunity to buy fresh products and bargain clothes in the weekly local markets, which..

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Weekly street market in Calasparra
Friday is market day in Calasparra: fresh fruit and veg and a range of other goods For many expats and visitors, one of the great joys of shopping in Spain is the opportunity to buy fresh products and bargain clothes in the weekly local markets..

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Plaza de la Corredera in Calasparra
The main square of the old quarter of Calasparra The Plaza de la Corredera is the most important square in the town of Calasparra and is centrally located in the heart of the old quarter. It has been re-modelled several times and today contains..

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Romería de la Virgen de la Esperanza in Calasparra every 1st May
The figure of the patron of Calasparra is brought from her rural sanctuary into the town Every 1st May the figure of the Virgen de la Esperanza is brought down from her sanctuary outside Calasparra to the town below, where she remains until the first..

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The Order of San Juan de Jerusalén in Murcia
The Order of Saint John the Hospitaller in the Region of Murcia 1244-1851 The Orden de San Juan de Jerusalén is a religious order of knights known in English as the Knights of the Order of Saint John the Hospitaller, which grew from a brotherhood..

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Fiestas in Calasparra
Calasparra Fiestas and Traditions Calasparra has a number of local fiestas and festivals throughout the year, intertwining its rich history with the main local traditions which define the town, namely the agricultural links of Calasparra, rice growing..

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Santuario Virgen de la Esperanza, Calasparra
Sanctuary of the Virgen de la Esperanza, Calasparra One of the most beautiful sanctuaries in the Region of Murcia is that of the Virgen de la Esperanza in Calasparra. This little sanctuary is cut into the rock face of a sheer cliff overlooking..

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