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Jerez Flamenco Day Trip from Cádiz
"In the seventeenth century troupes of gypsies abandoned their nomadic lifestyle to settle in the neighborhoods of Santiago and San Miguel in the city of Jerez de la Frontera. Since then these streets have raised many of the stars of the flamenco genre such as Manuel Molina Antonio Chacón La Paquera Lola Flores
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Full Day Sherry Wine Experience from Cádiz
"You will be able to visit the vineyards of the countryside - where the grapes for our region’s wine production are grown and cared for - taste the best wines and brandies accompanied by the cuisine of our land visit wineries purchase products at source and admire the museum collections that preserve what the past has left us.The region’s oenological tradition dates back over 3000 years and has developed its own distinctive and exclusive elaboration method over this span of time. Its unique climatic conditions are ideal for the cultivation of three varieties of grape: the Palomino used to produce drier types of Sherry the Pedro Ximénez
From EUR190.00
 
Jerez Flamenco Day Trip from Cádiz
"In the seventeenth century troupes of gypsies abandoned their nomadic lifestyle to settle in the neighborhoods of Santiago and San Miguel in the city of Jerez de la Frontera. Since then these streets have raised many of the stars of the flamenco genre such as Manuel Molina Antonio Chacón La Paquera Lola Flores
From EUR150.00

More Local Customs in Arcos de la Frontera

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Legends of the Castle- The Duke's Daughter

A number of myths and legends surround the Castle of Arcos de la Frontera. As it is now private property and closed to the public, it's hard to know for certain about some of the details of...
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Mini Running of the Bulls-Toros de la Alleluya

Arcos has a interesting local tradition. On the Sunday of Resurrection during Semana Santa two bulls are let loose in the streets of Arcos. Local men (mostly younger) participate in the running of the...
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Odd coincidence?

Most tourists probably wouldn't really notice this at all. To me it was very interesting that the local accent in Arcos sounds virtually identical to the Spanish that Cubans and Cuban-Americans...
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Residential Facades With Pretty Pots

In Arcos de la Frontera, as well as some other hill tows, it is a local custom to adorn the outside of some residences and businesses with different color pots. In some cases the designs are a simple...
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Tourist Information

You will find the tourist information office in Piazza del Cabildo.There is quite a good map you can get for free, plus other books about Arcos and the surrounding area. The usual souvenirs are on...
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Drinking!

I suppose you can call stopping to have a glass of wine a local custom :-)We ventured into a bar which was in fact right behind the Jesuit House (Market) and also the Mayorazgo Palace. I think it was...
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Plaza del Cabildo, Arcos de la Frontera, 11630, Spain
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Things to Do Near Arcos de la Frontera

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Real Escuela Andaluza de Arte Ecuestre

Arriving at the magnificent palace and gardens is, in itself, a superb experience, but viewing the outside training areas is even better. Here you get a chance to take photos of the magnificent...
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The Alcazar of Jerez

The castle, generally called Alcazar in spanish, was built in the 12th century and it seems to be one of the few examples of Almohad architecture on the Peninsula. Jerez was, at the time of its...
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