Archive for month: August, 2007
To be in time for Christmas (yeah I know, but it is a Calendar), our friend Philippe will be taking his last shots this month. He will be on the gay beaches this Fri/Sat/Sun so keep an eye out for him and who knows, you could be Mr. September! To arrange an appointment, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you come to Sitges to see the fireworks next year, you may want to consider chartering a boat and watch the event from the sea!
The entire event takes on a complete new appearance from the sea as you watch the fireworks explode over the entire village.
You can charter anything from a simple scooner to a magnificent yacht….or find a nice boy who might intive you to a private party!
To enquire about boat rental, simply contact Gay Sitges Guide and we can do the rest!
Most departures are from the port of Aiguadolce, which is located in Sitges.
You can also set sail from Barcelona and take a spectacular trip along the Iberian/Mediterranian coast, possibly the most memorable way to arrive in Sitges… but whatever you do, we can definitely recommend taking in the fireworks from the sea!
September is a very busy month in Sitges, with another major Festival (Santa Tecla), the Wine Harvest Festival and 2 major bears events, including Mr. Bear Sitges. Accommodation is booking fast, and we have just heard of limited availability at Vinyet Deluxe Apartments.
Vinyet Deluxe is located just 3 mins walk from the Gay Beach and 5 mins from the centre of town.
The apartment can sleep 3 and has been completely remodeled in the past 4 months.
Located in one of the best areas of Sitges the large front terrace is perfect for relaxing or entertaining friends.
No expense has been spared in refurbishing this apartment to the highest standards.
Rates start at EUR 180 per night and there is still limited availability for the month of September.
To make a booking enquiry simply visit AndysRooms.com
Remember you can check out what’s happening every month in Sitges by visiting Gay Sitges Guide’s Events Section.
Its all over, but we have several galleries for you to remember Fiesta Mayor 2007!
– Culture, Parades, Castellers,Fireworks and Fire Parade – View Gallery
– Oreks and Lady Diamond on the Streets of Sitges – View Gallery
– Organic on Saturday Night of Fiesta Mayor – View Gallery
– Bourbons – Thursday – Weekend
Remember to visit Gay Sitges Guide’s Interactive Galleries to view photos from around Sitges. We now have a database of over 30,000 photos!
Its the final real night to celebrate Fiesta Mayor, so head to one of these parties… there’s something for everyone in Sitges! Strip down to your underwear at Man Bar on Bonaventura.
Meet up with fellow leather-lovers at Bears’ Bar on Bonaire…
Song..cock..song…. its Lady’s Motto…. Check her out at Prinz with some hot striptease action…
Or dress to Impress at Privilege..cool clean and white…. with hot young guys from around the world!!!
If you’ve never been to Sitges and have never experienced Fiesta Mayor then we think that these photos will give you an idea of what you’re missing. Here are some shots of the Fireworks on Thursday. We will have a full gallery for you later on this week.
Living in the old town, we are very lucky to have the privilege of seeing the parades make their way through the narrow streets of Sitges right past our front door! Enjoy the photos!
Visit Gay Sitges Guide’s Events Section for full details of upcomming festivals.
Tonight the Fire Parade takes place in the old town from 10pm. The route includes, Bastion, Miquel Utrillo, Racó de la Calma, Fonollar, Sant Joan, Davallada, Barcelona, Aigua, Sant Domingo, Nou and La Fragata.
A sneak peak at Fiesta Mayor… We will have hundreds of photos for you over the next few days.. for now enjoy!
Check out Gay Sitges Guide’s Events Section for full details.
There are some very early parades (circa 6am), so it should be interesting to see people comming home late from the bars and mixing with the early morning tourists!
The main event tonight is the Saint Bartholomew Procession & Traditional Folk Dances which kicks off at The Bastion at 7.30pm
The route is as follows, Bastion, Fonollar, Sant Joan, Davallada, Barcelona, Santiago Rusiñol, Jesús, Sant Bartomeu, Sant Gaudenci, Sant Francesc, Cap de la Vila Square, Parellades, Bonaire, La Ribera Esplanade, Nou, Major, Town Hall Square, Bastion.
La Ribera Esplanade, 20:15. Sardanas (Catalan Folk Dance): «Cobla S. Jordi-Ciutat de Barcelona».
Cap de la Vila Square, 23:00. Sardanas (Catalan Fol. Dance): «Cobla S. Jordi-Ciutat de Barcelona», «Cobla Jovenívola de Sabadell».
La Ribera Esplanade, 23:00. Open-air dance with orchestras:
La Banda del Drac and Disco Móvil Platja d’Aro.
Gay Sitges Guide will have full photo galleries and coverage of all of the events later on today.
Its here! Fiesta Mayor really kicks off Today. Tonight sees one of the most spectacular fireworks displays you are every likely to see anywhere in the world… and thats no exaggeration!
12.00 Cap de la Vila Square Gralla concert (A traditional high-pitched horn)
14:00 Fragata Beach, Churches, . 21 morterets (mortar-like explosions). Ringing of the bells.
14:00 Town Hall Square-Cap de la Vila Square, Sardanas (Catalan folk dance) & other traditional dances.
18:00 Cap de la Vila Square, Human towers: «Colla Jove de Castellers de Sitges». View Gallery
19:00 Flag Procession. Traditional dances
Route Bonaire, Parellades, Marqués de Montroig, Plaça Industria, Primer de Maig, Paseo de La Ribera, Sant Pere, Parellades, Cap de la Vila, Major, Plaça de l’Ajuntament y llegada a la Parroquia.
23 :00 La Ribera Esplanade, Firework Display. Traditional Folk Dances down the Parish Church Stairs,Sardanas (Catalan Folk Dances): «Cobla S. Jordi-Ciutat de Barcelona» and an open-air concert with orchestras: Metropol and Disco Móbil Platja d’Aro
For the complete listing of events for Fiesta Mayor, check out the full listing on Gay Sitges Guide.
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