Today marks the start of #LaTomatina where our friends at @stoketravel begin that classic Spanish tradition of hurling tomatoes at each other drinking lots of sangria and falling over in the streets of #Buñol. Just another crazy Spanish festival to add to the bucket list ! #bucketlist #valencia #tomato #messy #spain #summer #euroventure
An assistant of Spanish mounted bullfighter Leonardo Hernandez performs during a horseback bullfight at San Fermin Fiestas, in Pamplona, northern Spain, Wednesday, July 6, 2016. People from around the world kick off the festival with a messy party in the Pamplona town square, one day before the first of eight days of the running of the bulls. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)
August end marks the beginning of the very famous annual Spanish festival, La Tomatina. Held in the Valencian town of Buñol, the colourful and messy festival involves participants throwing thousands and thousands of over-ripe tomatoes at each other. This festival has been representative of how crazy and wacky Spanish festivals are (Bull Fighting, anyone?) and comes with some interesting beginnings and …
It seems this woman is dressed in traditional Spanish clothing. She is surrounded but graffiti and has a look of desperation on her face. This may be a reminder to remember the past, even when things in the present get messy.
PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Thousands of people erupted in party mood Wednesday, dousing each other with wine and singing and dancing in the streets of this northern Spanish city to celebrate the start of Pamplona’s…
Revelers from around the world turned out to kick off the festival with a messy party by throwing wine before the launch of the "Chupinazo" rocket, to celebrate the official opening of the 2014 San Fermin fiestas in Pamplona, Spain. Pamplona town square, Sunday, July 6, 2014.
La Tomatina. La Tomatina in Buñol, close to the Spanish city Valencia, is a celebration fight where people have fun with tons of tomatoes. - www.donquijote.org/culture/spain/society/holidays/la-tomatina.asp