The arm between the top right hand and bottom left hand corner was dropped in 1891.The Galician coat of arms was added to the flag following a law dated May 29, 1984. The shield has a golden chalice, a silver host and seven silver crosses on a blue background.
Regional or local authorities may move the public holiday to a different date.
If May 17 falls on a Tuesday or Thursday, many businesses and organizations are also closed on Monday, May 16, or Friday, May 18.
As with anything, it’s hard to generalize, especially when it comes to dating in Spain, because each region has a somewhat distinct culture. Here are some things to keep in mind for your Spanish love affair.
The first and most important part of dating a Spaniard is meeting their family.
Many businesses and other organizations are closed.