Spain's Customs

Riad A. 1B

Agriculture

Some main agricultural products grown would be:


  • Rice
  • potatoes
  • corn
  • sugar beets
  • olive trees
  • tomatoes
  • grapes

Customs

  • During lunch visits, the host mus serve coffee
  • light snacks or appetizers are eaten before meals
  • The guest is usually responsible for bringing the wine or dessert
  • During the mid-day, everyone will go home for about three hours for lunch and to rest

Holiday Celebrations

  • Easter Celebrations are usually big, and a lot of seafood is served
  • "Semana Santa" is a week full of parties, food, and parades
  • On Easter Sundays, Catholics eat La Mona de Pascua, an elaborate cake
  • Paella is a popular dish to serve during holidays and celebrations