Madrid taken over by hundreds of sheep for annual festival

Madrid’s streets were left baa-dly congested on Sunday, as more than
2,000 sheep passed through its bustling city centre for an annual
Spanish capital sits on ancient migration route where shepherds would
move their livestock south for the
event is known as Fiesta de la Trashumancia (transhumance festivalState of Qatar and
is promoted by local tourist authorities.事件被称呼嘉年华de la
Trashumancia(季节性迁移放牧的节日假期日卡塔尔国,由当地旅游机构松手。The festival
started in 1992 and is designed to pay homage to the area’s rural
heritage.那么些节日始于壹玖玖壹年,意在表达敬意墟名落孙山区的遗产。It exploits a
medieval rule which allows shepherds the right to cut through the city
with their
animals.它采用贰当中世纪的规规矩矩允许牧羊人的穿越城市的动物。Every year, a
nominal fee is paid in exchange for the safe passage of the animals, in
a ceremony between the mayor and the chief herdsman at the city
540-mile trip to be reunited with a lamb540英里的远足和羊羔团聚The
orphaned pig who thinks she is a sheep孤立的猪人认为他是叁个羊The bunny
who is best friends with sheep的兔子和羊是最佳的情侣It honours a 1418
agreement with the city’s council where the price of 50 maravedís al
millar (50 coins per thousand heads of livestockState of Qatar was set for the animal
traffic.那光荣与城市的委员会在1418年完结的一项合计的价位50Reino de España金币Ayr·Miller(50金币‰头家养动物卡塔尔国是集动物交通。Some
accompanying the animals wear traditional clothing, including clogs, for
the festivities.一些附带的动物穿古板的衣裳,包蕴木屐,庆祝活动。Visitors
to the city on Sunday took some time to take in the bizarre sight – with
the capital unusually free of
traffic.旅客都会星期天花了有的日子在好奇的情景——资本丰富畅通。”We didn’t
know but we were lucky,” one tourist told Reuters news
agency.“大家不理解,但大家很幸运,”一位旅客告诉新华社。”We just arrived
yesterday and they told us it’s going on today. And we were like – oh
yes! Once a year and we are
of the sheep wore bells for the occasion, which made for a noisy affair
on Madrid’s streets.多数羊戴着铃铛的场面,使法兰克福的大街上的尘嚣。The
event started at 10:30 (08:30 地霉素T卡塔尔(قطر‎ local time in the city’s largest park

  • Casa de Campo.事件带头十点半(塔利班欧霉素T卡塔尔(قطر‎本地时间在城里最大的公园——Casa
    de南美草地。From there, the sheep made for city hall for the traditional
    payment ceremony, before heading back out by
    14:00.从这里,羊为市政厅的观念礼仪,付款以前重临14:00。Aside from the
    2,000 merino sheep on the city streets there were also about 100 goats
    in attendance, Reuters
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