Today is the big day of the Fiestas de la Virgen del Carmen de La Caleta-La Guardia, which began on the 12th.
As a society, perhaps, we are becoming numb to witnessing people eating from dustbins and families evicted from their homes, but not so in the case of Carmen.
In the early hours of this morning, the 15th, a fire broke out in Almuñécar’s Hotel Carmen, next to the Majuelo Park.
This fiesta is really a fishermen’s one, which is why most of the activities take place in the Barrio Los Marinos, next to Chinasol. We’re leaving the agenda in Spanish because it is all pretty straight forward, but we will give you a couple of explanations