Catalan and Spanish are the two official languages in Catalonia.
Our country’s name in different languages: Catalonia in English Cataluña in Spanish Catalunya in Catalan Catalogne in French
Some typical food in Spain is... paella morcilla Potato omelette And in Catalonia ... Pa amb tomàquet (bread with tomatoe) Crema catalana (catalan custard) Mongetes i butifarra (beans with sausage)
The traditional dance in Catalonia is “ la sardana” Flamenco is very popular is the South of Spain
The most celebrated festivals are: Christmas Saint John Carnival Saint George Festa Major (Main festival in every town or village)
One the 23rd of April you can find stands with books and roses in every town and village. It’s Saint George’s day, the patron saint of Catalunya. People offer a book and a rose to beloved ones and it’s the festival of love and culture.
Once upon a time there was a dragon that all the inhabitants of a village feared. To keep it quiet, a sheep and a maid, chosen at random, had to be given to it. Saint Jordi’s legend: One day, the chosen maid was the king's daughter. Saint George miraculously saved her and beat the dragon. From the dragon's blood grew a red rose.
In Castellar people live in houses , flats and there are many housing states People speak Catalan and Spanish . In primary schools we learn English . There are also people from Southamerica, Morocco, China and the East of Europe .