Madrid

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Bus to Madrid.
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We were surprised to be served a light breakfast.
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Silhouette of a bull, a much-displayed emblem in Spain.
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In Madrid, John goes to a bullfight.
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Las Ventas is Madrid's bullring.
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Bullfighters and small boys revere the discoverer of penicillin
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Pre-event look through the back gate.
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On display, a matador's traje de luces (suit of lights).
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Opening ceremony.
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Picadors on parade.
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The picador's horse wears padding to minimize injury.
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Three teams of bullfighters will face six bulls.
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Molinero, the first bull, weighs 451 kilograms.
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The bull is first tested using magenta capes.
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