Correfoc Gran Fira De Valencia – Pictures And Video

What a special evening this was! It was the perfect evening to enjoy a correfoc, which is a fireworks parade, and one of Valencia's most unique events. There was already a special atmosphere among the crowd, because it was also the night of the ultra-rare lunar eclipse that was crossing over Europe. In fact, it was hard to to split our attention between the correfoc and the eclipse; too much was going on at the same time.…

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Recorte – Bull Jumping For The Gran Fira De Valencia 2018

Without its bulls, Spain wouldn't be hardly be recognizable. These animals are deeply ingrained in Spanish history and culture, and you see the influence everywhere, perhaps most notably in the giant silhouette figures which decorate many of the country's highways. Of course, the idea of "bulls in Spain" instantly brings to mind the classic bullfight, which almost always ends in death for the creature... unless their bravery spurs a pardon from the audience. It’s a bloody and…

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