Kayla's Adventures

Pamplona

Pamplona, known for Hemingway, running of the bulls, and pintxos. Pintxos are just small snacks, typical in the Basque and Navarrean regions, very similar to tapas. We rented a little apartment right off of the street where the San Fermin Festival (running of the bulls) takes place. Although the festival takes place in July, there are still signs of the bulls and the festival all over the city. This is the Plaza de.. Read More

Jaurrieta

  Hello! Before I get into Pamplona, I wanted to share pictures from our day trip to Jaurrieta, a small Basque village in the Spanish community of Navarre. Pat has family ties in this village, and we were fortunate enough to get a tour and a meal from them! Before leaving for the village, we grabbed breakfast right outside of our apartment. I ordered a tortilla, which is essentially a spanish omelette. Some have meat or seafood inside, and some.. Read More