“Esto No Es Un Toro” April this year marked the 500th anniversary of the San Marcos Festival, the 5 day event based in the Jaen province of the sandy Olive town of Beas De Segura mixes wildly the temper of one of Spain's most loved and misunderstood traditions as it comprehends the terms of a new legacy at the hands of a new youth, the photos shown obscure the festivals spectacle in favour of praise.

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