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San Fermin - Pamplona
Posted on March 27, 2023 by Keith Simmons
Known locally as "Sanfermines", this raucous festival occurs in the Basque town of Pamplona between July 6th-14th in honour of the city's patron saint, San Fermin.It's the most popular & most famous of most Spanish fiestas and is well known across the world and visited every year by a large number of foreign tourists.This fame is right down to the infamous "Encierro" or the "Running of the Bulls", a dangerous tradition where a large number of locals line the streets of Pamplona's old town and run the gauntlet will six half ton bulls over an 800 metre stretch...
Mombasa & the Kenyan Coast
Posted on December 3, 2020 by Keith Simmons
Kenya's 480 km coast is one of the principal attractions for visitors to the nation.Each year, hundreds of thousands of sun lovers find their way here.Many are returning pilgrims who truly know that the sun here is ever faithful.Unlike other beach destinations, the visitor is served with much more than just sun and sand but is delighted to discover ancient coastal forests and historical sites and a people with a fascinating culture and history...
Madrid, Take A Tour Of A City That Rocks
Posted on June 11, 2020 by Keith Simmons
1 thing is for certain,"Madrileños" certainly know how to enjoy life to the full, and you should too whilst in Madrid, for the capital of Spain is a magical town, rich in culture and, at night it really rocks!For shopoholics, its bustling Gran Via provides some of the best stores in Europe.For the kids, there is a lot to keep them entertained with the Zoo-Aquarium, the Faunia Theme Park, the Wax Museum, the Amusement Park, Warner Bros-Madrid Theme Park...