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Sant Joan

The biggest festival in Cataluña is Sant Joan (St. John), which takes place every year on 23rd and 24th June. This is also a celebration of the summer solstice (albeit two days late), Sant Joan having been born (according to … Continue reading

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Diamond Jubilee Party

June 4th, 2012 On Monday I celebrated the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee chez Rick and Su in Golders Green (one could say it was a Jew-bilee party). A considerable amount of work went into the food, which contained traditional British picnic … Continue reading

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