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La fiesta del limón de Menton

The Menton Lemon Festival

Since 1929, the "Fête du Citron" (Lemon Festival ) has been held every year in Menton (France). It is a unique event worldwide where huge sculptures and monuments made of oranges are exhibited. oranges and lemons.

The idea came from a hotelier who organized an exhibition of citrus fruits and flowers. This event was so successful that it became a custom and in 1934 the "Fête du Citron" was born.

If you want to know more about this extraordinary festival, you can consult the official website: Fête du Citron.

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