30 Nov '15, 1pm

via @velvetescape: Experiencing the Terra de Trobadors festival https://t.co/2Nz1xh2OgB #travel #spain #costabrava

One of these occasions presented itself during my recent trip to Costa Brava in Catalonia: the Terra de Trobadors Medieval Festival in the town of Castelló d’Empúries (map ). I wasn’t sure if I was going to enjoy it. The prospect of thousands of people crowding around some actors depicting a medieval-era scene didn’t sound very enticing. We walked briskly towards the town square when my host mentioned that we had to go to the Convent of Sant Doménec for our medieval outfits. “Erm, we have to dress up as well?”, I muttered. She smiled, nodded her head and, I guess sensing my apprehension, said, “Come, you’ll enjoy it! Everyone will be dressed up!”. “Hmm, I’m not so sure”, I thought but I followed her anyway.

Full article: http://velvetescape.com/2015/11/terra-de-trobadors-festival/

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