The bullring of Ronda- Plaza de Toros

The bullring of Ronda- Plaza de Toros

No doubt that the Ronda bullring (Plaza de Toros) , together with the Puente Nuevo or New Bridge, is the most important building of the city and a visit is an absolute must-do. It is like a sanctuary of contemporarty bullfight and on top of that the construction is the oldest conserved arena. Strinking feature is the ring’s entrance with its neoclassical aspect and some baroque details, added at the beginning of the twentieth century. The main gate has semicircular arches, complemented by Tuscan columns carrying a tympanum with the coat of arms of the Real Maestranza and an elegant little balcony in wrought iron with bull figures. The arena is a perfect circle […]

Goyesca Bullfighting in Ronda

Goyesca Bullfighting in Ronda

Goyesca Bullfighting in Ronda Now is confirmed, since the official poster of the “Corrida Goyesca of Ronda” 2008 corrida will be composed by Francisco Rivera, his brother Cayetano, Jose Maria Manzanares and Angel Perera. This corrida will take place in our enblematic bullring on Saturday September 6th 2008.   The traditional Fair and Festival of Pedro Romero has been made every year to host as many nationals and internationals visitors posible to enjoy a colorful and very special street atmosphere in our city. Throughout the whole week ,as they can observe, the whole city is turned into the street. One of the most special days is Saturday, where Ronda receive […]