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The 8-day long San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, Spain is the perfect mixture of tradition, celebration, and old-school entertainment. The Running of the Bulls is perhaps the closest thing  to ancient Roman gladiator combats or medieval jousting tour
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July is the heart of summer. The temperature is high, the days are filled with sunshine, and travelers the world-over dream of beating the heat by embarking on a dream vacation. The only problem? July is one of the peak travel months around the gl
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If you were to assign personality profiles to each European country, Spain would definitely fill the slot for the warmest and most fun-loving nation. And it's easy to see why. Spain has every ingredient included in the perfect recipe for a good ti
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Headed to Pamplona this summer to watch the legendary Running of the Bulls festival? Chances are you'll be flying into Barcelona's El Prat airport before heading 430 km northwest to Pamplona. But you know what they say: travel is about the journey
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Pamplona is a small city of less than 200,000 residents in the north of Spain's Navarre region. Eclipsed by bustling metropoles like Barcelona and Madrid, the name Pamplona doesn't generate much recognition worldwide. But for eight days each July
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Each Summer, the staff at Bucket List Events spends the month of July in Spain for the San Fermin Festival, also known as the Running of the Bulls. When we’re not experiencing the action in Pamplona, one of our favorite cities to visit is Madrid. A
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When most people think “European Vacation,” romantic images of backpacking and thousands of years of art and architecture come to mind . But what some people forget about Europe is that, on a continent where civilizations and cultures have ris
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For many of our guests, their time spent at the San Fermin is just a portion of a large trip around Spain. One popular destination is Barcelona, which is about a 3.5 hour train ride from Pamplona. It's one of our favorite places in the world, and wh
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Did you know that the Camino de Santiago runs right through the Running of the Bulls course? And we mean, right through it. Before we share information on this extraordinary tradition of the region, we should point out that our company does not
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Industry leader Travel + Leisure magazine has released their annual rankings, and San Sebastian, Spain has been voted the 4th best city in Europe. Located just a hour North of Pamplona, many of our guests take a trip to the beautiful Basque city.
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[caption id="attachment_5262" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Donning Cubbie Blue with fellow guide Matthew, 2014[/caption] Hi, my name it Toby, and I’m in love with Running with the Bulls. There, I’ve admitted it. It started out as most first
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Where does Hemingway fit in with the San Fermin? Ubiquitous. That’s the best word to describe the man. All it takes is a 10 minute walk around Pamplona, and you will likely find yourself face to face with Ernest Hemingway in one form or another
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So you've decided to plan trip to Europe and see all the sights that you can within that time to make it the ultimate trip. With so many places to chose from and events to see, it's important to plan out your trip ahead of time to make sure to includ
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What do you wear for the Run of your Life? Pamplona's Traditional Running of the Bulls Costume of course! Like any great festival, tradition and legend surround the Festival of San Fermin. A legend of martyrdom and community tell the story of how
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We are Bucket List Events - the company that brings travelers to only the best international events. Events like Running of the Bulls, Oktoberfest, the World Cup, Winter Games, Summer Games, and more. Life is an adventure and this is where
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