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Bicycle Tourism is the Best

July 10th, 2015 · No Comments · Miscellania

Pinar de Sigüenza

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Spain is España

July 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Spain is España ·

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Toro de Fuego

July 15th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Miscellania

XI Jornadas Medievales – Sigüenza 2010

So they said to get 2 meters back “for safety”. Imagine the real thing.

A toro de fuego (“fire bull”) or toro embolado (“bull in balls”) is festive activity in which a bull that has balls of flammable material attached to its horns, which are lighted, is set free in the streets at night so that people dodge it to have fun. This activity is held in a number of Spanish towns during their local festivals. In recent years, animal rights campaigners have attempted to stop this from happening due to the cruelty to the animal. The live bull is now often substituted with a bull-resembling metal frame held by a runner and that is set alight.

Toro de fuego – Wikipedia

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Sigüenza and environs

July 15th, 2010 · No Comments ·


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Parque Natural del Barranco del Río Dulce

July 5th, 2010 · No Comments · Miscellania

Barranco del Río Dulce

I’ll be back, sometime….

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Sigüenza Tourism Office

July 8th, 2009 · No Comments · Destination Marketing

The Sigüenza Tourism folks open up the annex location during the summer at El Humilladero. Really great Tapas at the Bar Alameda across the street.

Sigüenza Tourism Office - Oficina Turismo - El Humilladero - Sigüenza
Oficina Turismo – El Humilladero – Sigüenza

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Sigüenza Bike Tracks

July 5th, 2009 · No Comments · Miscellania

I brought along some Topo software this year to aid in bike riding.


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