Travel Blogs from Villarreal
... a parade of cows, but we were treated to bullfighting without the violence and without the traditional dress....in fact, it was more like a training session for "would-be" matadors! There were three or four wooden structures spaced around the arena for the young guys to jump onto or grab and hoist themselves up or if they were close enough, they could run for the vertical bars and edge through.....behind them is where we stood....in relative safety!
... first street several minutes after the last pets had been led round the corner. Two guys stepped into the middle of the street with sticks and stopped them. We thought they were genuinely late and just trying to catch up to the last float, because they obediently turned around and trotted back up this narrow street. However, at the end, they all turned and cantered back down! The guys with the sticks stopped them again and turned them away. ...
... city square, which was starting to fill up with tourists, lunch goers and pigeons.
We continued to wander the streets, till we got to the large city park. Spanich families were entertaining their children on the swings – children Ethan's age were playing soccer, their skills amazing.
We caught the bus back to the ship for an afternoon ...
... them as today started off with some rain and was cold. So, we took a drive out into the countryside, did the shopping on the way back and stopped for a lunch of 4 courses; Salad, then Mussels, followed by Octopus and Squid Paella, Spanish Flan ( Caramel Custard) a bottle of wine and coffee. All for 10 Euro each.
Thursday 28th. It's chucking it down today and very windy so it's a day in for us. We can't really complain as this is the first real ...
... us all to the factory.
The factory is in a small town just north of Valencia. We arrived fairly early and found ourselves in the first tour group of the day. Most parts of the various figurines are molded plaster. The more complex pieces have several different molds. When each piece is rigid enough they are "welded" together with additional wet clay. The figurines are then painted by hand and ultimately fired. One part of the figurines that ...
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Arcadi Garcia Sanz 1, Villarreal | 2 star hotelfrom $56