El Bulli Hotel - Hacienda Benazuza
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Its David's 40th birthday, so we're having a splurge. And because it's his 40th, we're having a SERIOUS splurge, by spending Christmas at 5-star Hacienda Benazuza, in the village of Sanlucar la Major, near Sevilla. Hacienda Benazuza is a member of the El Bulli group of hotels. For the non-foodies among you, El Bulli is a restaurant on the coast of …
... shows to show off their talent. But my very uneducated guess is that they were having an off night last night.
Beforehand, we googled what makes a skilled, and less gory bull fight. The lining up of the bull before the kill shouldn't be rushed, or take forever either. The kill should be done in one fair swoop through the neck. It SHOULD not take more than three tries. Last night, I saw all of these things go ...
... a great one in Sevilla. To start the Saturday off, we met at the “mushroom.” The mushroom is a building build in 2011 just a little outside of the city’s center. It is the largest wooden structure ever built and boy is it large and amazing. It was built to host events and shows in Sevilla as well as another large monument to visit in the city. We then went to the basement floor and took an elevator to the top of the mushroom. Once on top we were able to see the ...
... it to the bull fight stadium which unfortunately had no fights planned during my time. My sister is unfollowijg this blog right now so to quickly recap the visit, it was VERY disturbing to see bull heads on he walls and the tour guide constantly told us that the bulls are killed as quickly as possible only to go on by saying that a fight usually takes about 20-25 minutes. Not sure, but I would believe a hunter with a good rifle would get it done in ...
... on the hiway and the hiway is in great shape. The landscape is changing I'm starting to get into low mountainous desert kinda area...it seems. Then I realize I'm in Andalusia ... mainly cause the sign told me. The road gets to be quite fun...and Pooooof....Jubugo....just a small one horse town so I pull in and have no idea where to go for breaky....so go up n down the streets..not a lot of em but every where you look is Jambone sign of some sort...then I find the ...
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