Did you know that in Spain there are 80 species of orchids? In Navarra, more than 60 species grow wild.
On Wednesday, Ricardo Ibanez, professor, Department of Environmental Biology, University of Navarra, and researcher in the field of botany, will give a conference entitled “Orchids of Pamplona”.
The talk, free, is at 19 pm in the Sustainability Hall at Environmentan Museum.
There will be guided visits to Ciudadela in Pamplona, every saturday till August 31st. Ciudadela is the oldest fortress in use at the moment. Actually, it is considered a gem of the militar architecture of 16th century, with a lot of copies in Europe and abroad.
Groups of 40 people maximum, and it costs 3 euro per persone. To book it, via mail (email@example.com) or by phone (948211554). Also is posible at the Tourist Information Center.
A jury has selected eight posters from the 451 presented, and now the locals will select one from those to be the official poster for San Fermin Festival 2013.
The eight works will be shown at the in the Palace of the Constable, from Wednesday, so that persons enumerated in Pamplona will be able to choose between them to represent the sanfermines 2013.
During Easter and despite the bad weather, the number of tourists has risen by 5% over last year, the main source of national visits is Catalonia. While foreigners, Germany and Argentina followed by the United Kingdom.
Today, on the 4th day of the 4th month…Today is the 4th step of the staircase to the Running of the Bulls!!! Counting down!!!
Temperatures are going down this week, and it is expected to find snow at 600 meters over sea level from next Thursday. Let´s see!
After such a rainy and snowy winter, it looks spring has arrived to Pamplona and the rest of Navarra, like in Orgi forest (picture)
“Medieval Pamplona” is one of the proposals of the City that starts today at 19.30 hours with a tour of the boroughs.
A little later, at 20.00 hours, begins the visit “Pamplona in the light of the moon, ‘” that part of the Fort of San Bartolomé and runs Barbazana Round, the Portal of France, the Royal Palace and environment City Hall, ending at the Church of San Saturnino and the Plaza del Castillo.
Museum of Navarra will offer along this Easter some special activites, such as three special expositions, a concert and a activities for children.
Countdown to the Txupinazo, the beginning of the world-famous festival of San Fermin, also known as Running of the bulls. Less than 100 days to July 6th…