Madrid Bullfighting Blog

How Does Bullfighting Work?
How Does Bullfighting Work?
The Spanish bullfight traditionally features three senior bullfighters who kill two bulls each, for six fights total in a spectacle
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hemingway and bullfighting
Hemingway and Bullfighting: A Lifetime Aficionado
Perhaps the most influential person in piquing international interest in Spain’s rich tradition of bullfighting was Nobel Prize-winning author Ernest
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Is Bullfighting Still Legal in Spain?
Is Bullfighting Still Legal in Spain?
As of 2016, bullfighting is indeed still legal in Spain. This was the year of a major court ruling on
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What is a bullfighter called?
What is a bullfighter called?
Although many people do not realize it, bullfighting is an extremely complex sport (or artform, if you like), with an
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Picasso and bullfight
Picasso and bullfight
“Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.” Although Pablo Picasso may not have been speaking
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Female Bullfighter
Female Bullfighter
Although the sport (or art, if you prefer) of bullfighting is widely considered to be the essence of masculinity and
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Why is bullfighting controversial?
Why is bullfighting controversial?
Bullfighting has been one of the most controversial topics in Spain in recent years, and there are no signs of
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What does “olé” in bullfighting mean?
What does “olé” in bullfighting mean?
It’s a word that has made its way into pop culture, especially sports, and has spread around the world. But
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Bullfighting Schools in Spain
Bullfighting Schools in Spain
Until very recently, if a person wanted to be a torero or matador, there was no formal training process or
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Afternoon with surprises in Plaza de Toros Las Ventas
Afternoon with surprises in Plaza de Toros Las Ventas
Sunday 26 of abril coming, and many fans of bullfighting go to the Madrid bullring (Plaza de Toros Las Ventas),
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