IN PICS: Ten photos that will make you excited about spring in Spain

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IN PICS: Ten photos that will make you excited about spring in Spain

Today, March 21st, marks the first day of spring, so to celebrate, we've found


Whether it's almond or cherry blossom, the vibrant yellow bloom of mimosa or wild irises bursting through the wet earth, there are signs of spring wherever you turn your head. 

Take a stroll in the mountains, head to your nearest park or just look out of your window. Spring is here! 

In Madrid, this is the time of year when couples flock to the Quinta de los Molinos park (Near Suances Metro in the east of the city) to admire the groves of almond trees as they reach full bloom.

It's now warm enough to enjoy things like rowing on the lake in Madrid's Retiro park. The perfect way to enjoy the spring sunshine. 

Aitona, Catalonia 

Look out for mimosa trees that burst into bloom with their vibrant yellow fluffy blossom.

Valle de Jerte 
Caderechas valley 



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