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{Spain} Taking the Bull by the Horns

May 17, 2016

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100 Museums Challenge: Museum No.48 I’m not a fan or supporter of bull fighting. Quite the opposite. So when I read about Museo Taurino – the Bullfighting Museum – during my research on unusual museums in Madrid, I was a bit torn about whether to go or not. But then I came across this quote by Spanish philosopher José Ortega y Gasset: “The history of bullfighting is so closely connected to the history of Spain that it would be impossible to understand the latter without knowing the […]

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