Benidorm Fallas.

Discussion in 'Continental Touring' started by Snowbird, Mar 19, 2014.

  1. Snowbird

    Snowbird Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2009
    Messages:
    10,169
    Likes Received:
    16,610
    Location:
    Liverpool.
  2. ABZSteve

    ABZSteve Funster

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2014
    Messages:
    754
    Likes Received:
    831
    Location:
    Aberdeen
    I thought you were talking about the male version of Sticky Vicky :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
    • Like Like x 1
  3. hilldweller

    hilldweller Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2008
    Messages:
    26,845
    Likes Received:
    25,720
    Location:
    Macclesfield
    Don't the Spanish know how to spell Phallus.
     
  4. Teasy2007

    Teasy2007 Funster

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2007
    Messages:
    1,663
    Likes Received:
    737
    Location:
    Rotherham South Yorkshire
    We saw the one in Benidorm yesterday, absolutely stunning and all made of paper. They are going to set fire to it tonight at Midnight with a big firework display, I hope we are far enough away at Almafra to miss most of the fireworks, Charlie hates them!

    Ginny
     
  5. Millibobs

    Millibobs Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2013
    Messages:
    101
    Likes Received:
    21
    Location:
    Sax Alicante area Spain
    Off to the Palace tonight,hope to see better things than fallas'sssssssss !:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
  6. Welsh girl

    Welsh girl Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2009
    Messages:
    2,668
    Likes Received:
    1,288
    Location:
    living the dream.
    We were in carcaixent Tuesday. Omg how noisy.
    With the promise of their fallas on Wednesday we made a quick exit.
    Old and young were throwing fireworks everywhere on Tuesday.
    Gangs kept us awake till 6 am with Their singing and dancing.
    Car doors wide open with Caribbean music playing, singing and drinking and I saw 3 lads snorting drugs.
    That was in the local aire there.
    They were preparing to burn their figures at 1 am on Thursday morning so we definitely wouldn't have got any sleep the next night either.
    Guardia civil were there checking the groups of lads out.
    Found another aire for Wednesday
    Blissful nights sleep.
    Must be getting old.
     
    Last edited: Mar 21, 2014
  7. funflair

    funflair Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2013
    Messages:
    4,811
    Likes Received:
    5,092
    Location:
    Guisborough
    Went to the "crema" or burning of the figures in Benidorm, started at 11pm with the children's one and then the first of the biggy's at midnight, there were a few fireworks but not as loud as the afternoon ones. Not as busy in the area as we thought it might be.

    I am not convinced about the papier mâché as they burned with black smoke and dripping flames, lots of plastic involved if you ask me.

    Martin
     
  8. SC 05 OUT

    SC 05 OUT Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2009
    Messages:
    3,287
    Likes Received:
    7,552
    Location:
    doncaster
    I hope all your awnings survive the fallout
     
  9. PhilandMena

    PhilandMena Funster

    Joined:
    Feb 9, 2008
    Messages:
    2,750
    Likes Received:
    3,724
    Location:
    Corby, Northants
    Benidorm Fallas 2014

    A couple of pictures. I hope ?
     

    Attached Files:

Share This Page