We were in Jerez for the full week of the Feria, and it was fabulous from start to finish! Needless to say, we were there almost everyday with some days spending more time than others. The Feria is great at anytime, day...night. There were many special "highlights". The first night with fireworks and watching all the beautiful lights go on... 更多
Once I understood that there were two places where the actual horse shows and competitions happen (and where they were - and that you need to pay an entrance fee for each one) then it made the visit to Jerez worth while.
The other reviews describe it well. Horses are great, people are dressed up and look fabulous, dancing is fun. Worth making the effort to learn basic flamenco steps beforehand. Just a very easy party to join in and visually splendid. If you can juggle dates and be there, do so.
It's not just the horses and carriages that are beautifully turned out but the locals also all make an effort. Men wear jackets and ties or traditional Spanish outfits and many of the women wear Flamenco dresses making this a truly bustling vibrant spectacle. The town itself virtually empties out from 2pm inwards as crowds start to throng at the... 更多
What can I tell everyone about the Feria. Well if your in Jerez in the month of May is one of the attraction that for generations has been in Jerez, where friends , families and everyone else that wants to have fun dancing Sevillanas ,drinking and eating, and then doing it all over again until their pockets are empty.The Feria... 更多
We came to Jerez specifically to visit the Feria and have not been disappointed. Gorgeous horses everywhere, riders and handlers from small children to seniors. Beautiful Spanish ladies in their flamenco dresses, noise, hubbub, laughter, dancing, more horses, umpteen casetas to choose from, all so different in style and so much more. A real family occasion with a huge fun... 更多
This was a magical evening spent watching the families of Jerez celebrate. We were there on opening night and only a few people (mostly young girls) dressed in their flamenco outfits. Fortunately we ate somewhere else because most of the food was fried and heavy on the carbs. We did partake in quite a bit of sherry and watched in... 更多