How much does it cost to stage your average over-the-top Easter procession in Spain?
Why do people wear those strange pointed hats and long cloaks?
What's the reasoning behind the Spanish Government's tradition of pardoning convicted prisoners during Holy Week?
And why do people dress up in skeleton costumes in the Catalan town of Verges?
These questions and more are all answered in The Local's gallery of seven surprising facts about Easter in Spain.