A considerable group of North Americans, all devoted fans of Sanfermin and of Pamplona, headed by the New Yorker, Lore Monnig, were the main protagonists of this ninth edition of Guiri Day, the traditional festive day held each year by Kukuxumusu to pay homage to the foreigners who visit Pamplona each year for Sanfermin.
Hosted by Kukuxumusu, some thirty guests gathered at the Don Pablo restaurant to return the visit that Mikel... [more]
The City Hall brass band, La Pamplonesa, surprised all and sundry with a sudden change of face. At seven o’clock in the morning, right in the middle of the early morning “Dianas” (A musical parade through the streets of Pamplona to wake up any reluctant morning risers) posed for the Kukuxumusu cameras in their transformation from musicians into bovine-musicians. Both early-morning risers as well as late-night revellers were equally... [more]