Spain 2019. Minorca horses

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Spain. Balearic Islands. Minorca (Menorca). Son Martorellet. Son Martorellet is a place where the Pure Breed Minorcan horses are breed and trained. The place has daily summer shows for tourists on Menorcan dressage. The Menorquín is a breed of horse indigenous to the island and is closely associated with the doma menorquina style of riding. The most valued quality of Menorquín horse is its suitability for the traditional festivals of Menorca. Horses and riders are usually at the centre of local fiesta celebrations. Son Martorellet is located in the centre of the island, which is part of the autonomous community of the Balearic. In Spain, an autonomous community is a first-level political and administrative division, created in accordance with the Spanish constitution of 1978, with the aim of guaranteeing limited autonomy of the nationalities and regions that make up Spain. 11.09.2019 © 2019 Didier Ruef