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the creator did a good job catching the movement in a freeze. It's difficult to shoot a picture... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2014
rio540
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Noordwijk, The Netherlands
Take your photo with the bulls without risking your life!

A Pamplona standard. If you visit Pamplona, you will see it. It is just up Carlos III from the... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2014
SpencerTracy
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All reviews san fermin great photo opportunity beautiful monument bull ring life size located right actual event shopping district old quarter capture representation runners statue encierro bulls bronze depicting
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Reviewed 19 September 2014

Yes you come to Pamplona for the running of the bulls. Been there done that. Not a whole lot more around here than chasing scaried cattle. This was a pretty cool statue that I had my picture taken with.

Date of experience: October 2013
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Reviewed 10 September 2014

the creator did a good job catching the movement in a freeze. It's difficult to shoot a picture without anybody else hanging around ;-)

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

A Pamplona standard. If you visit Pamplona, you will see it. It is just up Carlos III from the Plaza de Castillo about 70m. Lots of tourists taking pictures. You can be fined if you climb up on the sculpture. As long as you are...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

Beautiful monument, stunning statues, capturing the movement and the run beautifully. Piece of art! I saw in Basque Country several statues around featuring the "toro", beautiful! In January 2014, when we booked our Basque Country trip, we struggled to find sufficient information about the Running...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

The monument is located right in the centre of town. As far as statue type monuments are concerned this is one of the best around.

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Reviewed 21 July 2014

What a sculpture its really magnificent in size and detail it totally captures the running of the bulls which is what Pamplona is all about. You must see this its a great photo opportunity.

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed 17 July 2014

The sculpture is very impressive as it is a life size depiction of the bulls and those that choose to run with them. I viewed the sculpture before my run, and there are all of the elements involved: the thrill, the danger, the sheer terror,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

What a beautiful monument. We came to the San Fermin this year and felt as though it really captures the spirit alive in Pamplona and this crazy, age-old tradition.

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Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

The monument of San Fermin captures exactly what this city is about. Every year hundreds of thousands of people flock to the streets to celebrate the festival of San Fermin. You must check it out if your in the city

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Reviewed 22 June 2014

Fantastic representation of the Encierro. Pamplona's famous bull run. Captures the fear and excitement of an instant in time. You can walk the route of the run and imagine what it takes to run 400 metres with a hoard of wild bulls chasing you. Brilliant

Date of experience: June 2014
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A las ocho en punto de la mañana la manada de 6 toros corre desde los corrales de Santo Domingo hasta la plaza de toros, Realiza el siguiente recorrido: Cuesta de Santo Domingo, Plaza del Ayuntamiento, Calle Mercaderes... More
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