Thursday, March 31, 2011

The bullfighting museum

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Some of the famous bulls
are hung as trophies on the

Only when you see them in
this way do you appreciate
just how big the animals
Amongst the memorabilia in the museum is this collection of posters.
Posters from corridas are an art form in themselves.

Even if you are not a great fan of bullfighting, it is worth calling in to the museum in Murcia. The trajes de luces on display are quite spectacular and show just how diminutive the taurino that wore them were.

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