The provincial capital of Murcia is just 35 minutes from the Resort. Murcia is a very nice city where the visitors will find everything they are looking for.
In the city centre, the name of some streets as Plateria, Traperia, Jabonerias, etc. refers to the handicraft and Guilds activities. These activities have started in the Middle Ages and they have been kept along the centuries. This fact makes the city centre to be an ideal shopping area.
Murcia keeps up the old traditions from the Festivals point of view. The procession of the Salzillo sculptures though the city streets are influenced by the “huertana” tradition in Murcia. The Huerta is the protagonist of the “Bando de la Huerta”, one of the most important events in the city “Spring Festival”. The “Spring Festival” is finished with the “ Entierro de la Sardina” (The Burial of the Sardine), a crazy cavalcade of entertainers, floats and thousand of toys to be delivered to the public. It is declared of International Tourist Interest.
The Gastronomy of Murcia is also influenced by the tradition of the Huerta and its produces. Dishes as zarangollo, pisto, typical salad, rice with vegetables and beans, the variety of meats, the typical meat pie or de la Cierva pie, are the most representative dishes of the popular gastronomy in Murcia.
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