Chinchón Local Customs

  • Plaza Mayor (Chinchón, Spain)
    Plaza Mayor (Chinchón, Spain)
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    The garlic salesman

    by andal13 Updated Jul 13, 2003

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    El ajero

    The most famous inhabitant of Chinchón probably is this old man, who sales garlics, peppers, herbs, at Plaza Mayor. He is a gentle person, and he is very proud of his collection of photos taken by tourists.

    El habitante más famoso de Chinchón probablemente es este viejito, que vende ajos, pimientos, hierbas aromáticas, en la Plaza Mayor. Es un señor muy amable, que está muy orgulloso de su colección de fotos que le han sacado los turistas.

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    Bullfights

    by Redang Written Aug 22, 2009

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    Plaza Mayor (Chinch��n, Spain)

    The Plaza Mayor is also used for bullfights during the feasts of the Patron Saint San Roque and on other occasions.

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    Buy some local specialities!

    by El_Sueco Updated Sep 18, 2003

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    Special bread

    In this shop they sell some typical bread that is called:
    - Nun breasts with taste of Chinchón (novicia=girl preparing to be a nun)
    - Balls of monk

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    • Family Travel

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    Garlic for luck

    by andal13 Updated Jul 13, 2003

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    El ajero y yo

    The garlic salesman will give you a garlic or a branch of thyme, for good luck.

    El vendedor de ajo te regalará un ajo o una ramita de tomillo, para la buena suerte.

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