La Montanera

These shots were taken in the Mercado Central, just off the Plaza Mayor, as the market was closing. The stalls, that sell fresh meat, seafood, and vegetables were being cleaned and hosed down. As luck had it, our hosts seemed to know most of those working on the various stalls, including La Montanera.

Copious amounts of vino tinto were imbibed as Dionisio demonstrated his exemplary carving skills.

I can vouch for the fact that the jamon he sliced was delicious. As was the vino tinto…
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Media Maratón

“Only he who attempts the absurd is capable of achieving the impossible” 
― Miguel de Unamuno

Images captured at the start and finish of the 5th Annual Media Maratón in Salamanca.
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