week in review december 14 20 most intriguing festivals

Week in Review: December 14 – December 20

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This week at the Current we visited the amazing country of Spain, sampled some of the most intriguing festivals across the country, got into the holiday spirit right here in Toronto, and more. As always, catch up on what you missed with our Week in Review.


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Spain was our Country of the Week. We delved into the long history of this European nation from the days of Rome to its time as the preeminent global power. There’s so much to discover, and you can start your journey HERE.

Our Travel Guide explored the massive cities and idyllic landscape of Spain. With an amazing Mediterranean location, there’s a lot to love here. It may not have been easy to narrow down, but you can see what we came up with HERE.

Our Currency Spotlight once again took a look back at the euro. We may feature it quite a bit, but that’s more a testament to how widely used and important the currency is than anything! Learn more HERE.

Top 8 Spanish Festivals

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From the poignant, to the popular, to the downright bizarre – we traveled Spain this week in search of the most intriguing festivals throughout the calendar year. Some of this stuff you really can’t make up! Read more HERE.

The Toronto Christmas Market

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Hopefully you had a chance in the last month to visit the fabulous Toronto Christmas Market! Located in the historic Distillery District, the Market was home to great food, drinks, gifts, and so much more! See what it was all about HERE.


Every week we round up the biggest business stories from around the world in Headlines. This week: the US Federal Reserve finally raises interest rates, the loonie struggles, and more HERE.

Looking Ahead

Next week we’re heading closer to the North Pole in preparation for Christmas. Beyond that, look for more of the great stories you’ve come to expect!

Remember to follow the Current for all the latest on Continental Currency, travel, business and more. But if you do miss anything, check in every Sunday for our Week in Review and stay informed, stay Current.