On April 23 is celebrated the day of “Sant Jordi” patron of Catalonia since 1456. As you know, on that day you must exchange presents: Boys give roses to girls and girls give books to boys.
According to the legend, the village of Montblanc was being terrorised by a dragon. The dragon lived on the outskirts of the town and was getting closer to the walls, so the inhabitants had to find a way to keep it away. They started feeding the dragon with the animals, but when they were over, they had no choice but to sacrifice themselves. More