Category Archives for Bullfighting

How To Watch A Bullfight

You probably don’t know how to watch a bullfight. Or you may even not know if you actually want to attend one…


Bullfighting Festivals in Spain

This bullfighting festival calendar includes the most important bullfighting events in Spain. It can help you organize your itinerary according to the dates the different events take place.


Bullfight Tips To Make The Most Out Of The Experience

Thanks to these bullfight tips you will make the most out of your experience of attending a such a colorful and lively event.[…]

27 Interesting and Curious Bullfighting Facts

With this bullfighting facts you will learn the basic things you should know about bullfights in Spain before attending one.


FAQ About Bullfighting, Spain’s Oldest Tradition

When referring to bullfighting, Spain is the mecca. In fact, bullfights are considered a quintessential element of the country’s culture. As a visitor, it’s a unique experience in which you’ll get caught up in the spectacle, color and crowd noise as soon as the spectacle begins.


What Is Bullfighting?

What is bullfighting? This Spanish tradition is a performance in which a bullfighter faces a bull according to a set of rules and guidelines.


The Bullfight Awards

The bullfight awards, or trofeos, indicate that the matador has achieved a successful fight (faena). They are very important for the matador because they are proof of their bravery and art while performing the fight.


Glossary Of Bullfighting Terms

Ernest Hemingway was a master using bullfighting terms and described a corrida as “the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter’s honor” in Death in the Afternoon.


Who Are The Bullfight Participants?

The bullfight participants are always the same and you will easily recognize them by looking at how they are dressed. Each one plays a role during the corrida and all must be part of the paseíllo, a parade that takes place at the beginning of the spectacle in which the participants are presented to the crowd.


A Brief History Of Bull Fighting In Spain

Bull fighting in Spain has been at the heart of culture for centuries. From the prehistoric bull worship and sacrifice to the modern bullfights, this is probably one of the best-known popular customs around the world.