Welcome to OMEN, a page dedicated to our Love-Hate relationship with all things European.
This is possibly the weirdest kind of boat regata you've ever seen...
According to the organizers, it's the largest European German Christmas market outside of Germany.
The Ratoncito Pérez is a figure popular in Spanish and Hispanic American cultures, similar to the tooth fairy, originating in Madrid in 1894. As is traditional in some English-speaking countries, when a child loses a tooth it is customary for him or her to place it under the pillow, so that Ratoncito Pérez will exchange it for a gift.