Hotel Tarraco Park
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... sell chestnuts, which are pretty good. Made it feel more like fall, or anticipation of the holidays.
And lastly, I found an article today on NPR about the human towers in Tarragona, so if you're interested in learning more, here you go! http://www.npr.org/blogs/parallels/2014 /10/21/357822006/with-human-pyramids-ca talans-reach-for-independence?utm_campa ign=storyshare&utm_source=facebook. com&utm_medium=social
... happened beneath your feet almost two thousands years prior. The battles, the bloodshed. In the third century, a basilica was built right there in the center of the arena to commemorate the Christians that were martyred there. Later, the sight served as a convent and then a prison. It's currently a UNESCO World Heritage Sight and certainly worth a visit on a trip to Catalunya.
We spent some time in the Archaeology Museum situated behind the circus used for ...
... sight to visit, especially the cloister area, that was so opulant and rich with decorations and statues. We only had limited entry to the main Cathedral due to restoration work being done ,and did not see very much of it, however some of the smaller chapels displayed some fantastic tapestries and paintings. Next mission, to walk to the Roman Circus Praetorium, dating back to 1st century AD. The Circus was mainly used for chariot races. It was build at the end of the ...
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Rest period over, the barriers were opened and the eagle began the second stage of his journey, which as we had anticipated took him right past where we were waiting, so we got a great close up view of all the participants and the many hundreds of revellers who were getting more and more into the celebration, possibly fuelled by mamadetas, wine and beer.
Experience dictates that you should join the parade near to one ...
... where all three beasts did a dance together, somehow managing to avoid any major collisions despite the tiny space available.
When the animals were safely returned to the Ajuntament we were ready for a sit down. Many of the restaurants and bars set up temporary street-side bars for the festival and just around the corner from the Ajuntment was a very basic bar at the side of a building. There were free tables so we sat down and ordered some beers. Our friends Tony ...