Valentines day is not a traditional Spanish celebration, however it has become popular over the years and more and more people are buying gifts and cards and taking part. Here in Olanzapine, the flower shops and restaurants are making the most of the day and publicising special Valentines day offers.
Spain does have a special saints day for lovers and believe it or not, its Saint Georges day (La dia de San Jorge) which is also known as the the day of the rose. This is also a day where lovers exchange gifts
Traditional Valentines day as we know became associated with romantic love within the circle of Geoffrey Chaucer in the 14th century, when the tradition of courtly love flourished. In 18th-century England, it evolved into an occasion in which lovers expressed their love for each other by presenting flowers, offering confectionery, and sending greeting cards (known as “valentines“). In Europe