A Funny Bullfighter
This magnet souvenir from Spain is meant to be pretty amusing as it features a comical bull as an actual bullfighter. It you are looking for something that will bring a smile to your mornings you are sure to not be disappointed. You can clearly note that it is very nicely designed and even resembles a toy you very well would have gotten for your kids.
It is very family friendly and is great for those who like to get things that are out of the ordinary or with a silly spin on them. It may also appeal to those who like to get popular souvenirs as you can find ones like this one throughout Spain thanks to the cultural significance that bulls have.
Bullfighters into Detail
But bullfighter or toreros, as they are called in Spain, are a serious matter in this country. They are viewed as celebrities and are as popular as the members of royalty and actors and actresses. And, it is no wonder as they risk their lives in this seductive game between the men and the animal. The toreros are part of an elite that is composed of a hierarchy of bullfighters that start with the matador who is the protagonist of the corrida or ruedo, that is the performance taking place in the arena o plaza. He is the one who will be cheered or wooed by the audience if he is not playing the game with enough courage. Other members of his crew are the picadors, rejoneadores and the subalternos. Each have a different role in the performance, some will upset the bull if he is not interested or angry enough to attack the matador, and others will defend the matador if the bull is in full rage. All in all this is a very funny travel souvenir to take back home and share your views on this controversial show.