John Mermaid Studio
The coast line possesses a certain feeling of community. Despite their size, locations or cultural dispositions the coastal towns all share immense natural beauty and a deep connection with water.
Each Rapa lasts one hour and thirty minutes and during this time around twenty aloitadores immobilize the horses one by one and cut their tail and their manes.
What makes Valencia’s suburbs so unique is how a sharp and segmented line is defining the city's borders creating strong contrasts between urban and rural scapes.
While its most famous event is the encierro, or the running of the bulls, at 8:00 AM from 7 to 14 July, the festival involves many other traditional and folkloric events.
While traveling through these vast lands, I marveled at their different landscapes, their various traditions and ethnicities, and I encountered flavours I did not know existed.