Parador de Ciudad Rodrigo

Plaza del Castillo 1, Ciudad Rodrigo, Castile-León, 37500, Spain and Canary Islands | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Ciudad Rodrigo

Ciudad Rodrigo and the running of the bulls

A travel blog entry by colinward

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... is an important tradition that he has known for his whole life and it is possible that the bull lives occasionally. He said that he gets happy if the bull lives but it is not too likely. The bull only lives if the torreros cannot kill him after many attempts. The crowd then cheers for the bull and it is sent to a farm or field and never has to fight again. No bulls were lucky today.

Four bulls were brought out during the event and they were all eventually killed. ...

If I see another church I might turn into one.

A travel blog entry by ambeck10

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... to different saints, and a naturally flowing well that hopefully isn't used anymore. You can do down an awesomely old spiraling staircase and come out to the side of the mountain, where you can scale down a ways and really see the view of the surrounding pueblos. It was actually really beautiful and I had fun letting my explorative side out traversing down a ways.

Later, we went to Alcabar, a ...

An amazing week finished ....

A travel blog entry by melissabelle

3

So sad to be leaving pueblo ingles this morning it has honestly been such an incredible week! Meeting the group of 20 spaniards and 24 Anglos to spend a week improving their English really has been life changing. The Spanish people are so incredible: happy, open, and so much fun to party with! It's hard to even describe what happens here as we all grow so close during the week we spend together. I'm also sad. Will no longer have my own ...

It definitely could be warmer...

A travel blog entry by melissabelle

2

Well I'm in La Alberca now with 38 others, half Spanish and half English speaking and it was pretty interesting. The fill your entire day from 9 am till 10 pm with activities to help the spaniards improve their English (thank god for the 1.5 hr siesta!) ...

¡Carnaval!

A travel blog entry by embeau

This Saturday I went to Carnaval in Ciudad Rodrigo. A fun and eventful day was had by all (well at least the people who didn't trampled by bulls)! A group of us dressed up as bomberas (firefighters). We had the red helmets and florescent yellow reflective vests. The day included fiestas, literally a carnival with rides and games, a running of the bulls, and a bull fight.
Don't worry, I didn't partake in the running ...

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This 4 star hotel is located on Plaza del Castillo 1, Ciudad Rodrigo.
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