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Sant Jordi – Popular Event on 23rd April

St Jordi’s day is Saint George’s Day in Barcelona and Catalunya and is the most romantic day of the year, it happen on 23rd April. St Jordi’s is a day of Roses, Romance and Books. The basic idea for Sant Jordi is that men give women roses and women give men books.

Don’t miss that cultural event: Each year, the streets are filled with people strolling around grasping books and roses wrapped in ribbons in the colours of the Catalan flag. There are bookstalls and book markets all over Barcelona on Sant Jordi’s day especially on Las Ramblas and Rambla de Catalunya