Uncommonly Coastal

Beyond Chocolate Bunnies: Happy Easter from Around the World

While chocolate bunnies and colorful eggs may steal the spotlight, different coastal regions around the world offer many unique and intriguing stories. In these seaside countries, the celebration of Easter goes beyond the treats to reflect on the events of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. These coastal communities have combined their own cultural rituals with those traditional religious customs to make it their own.

Christmas in Spain: This Is One For the Books

Christmas in Spain is a time of vibrant celebrations, where centuries-old customs blend with modern festivities, creating a tapestry of holiday spirit. The occasion captivates both locals and visitors alike. Today we embark on a journey and see that Spain is a country full of unique rituals – and some may actually shock you. From their December Fool’s Day to El Gordo and more, Spanish Christmas traditions are more unique than you might think!¬† We’ll explore their timeless rituals, delectable culinary delights, and the undeniable spirit of togetherness which characterize Christmas in Spain as simply enchanting.