One of the most important festivals in China is the Chinese New Year. This year celebrates 4712 years according to their schedule, and will be represented by a horse. This animal is associated with stability, energy and optimism.
The Chinese community has taken to the streets of Barcelona to celebrate this event with a crowded parade, full of traditional dances, colored dragons and noisy fireworks.
Happy New Year!
Chinese parade at Barcelona's Rambla
FC Barcelona's soccer players celebrate this event
with a Chinese New Year's symbol on their shirts