Category Archives: Spain

Santander, (Spain)

“Roman: Portus Victoriae Iuliobrigensium“ A short visit to another of the cities I have less travelled too, however good enough to be back after probably 7 years if not more since the last time. Although we planned this weekend for visiting … Continue reading

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Burgos, (Spain)

“Head of Castile, Royal Chamber, First in Vvoice and Fidelity”, “Gothic: Baurgs“ Finally making it to one of the most desirable cities of the list of my less travelled areas in Spain, I start with Burgos for now. Although we … Continue reading

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Logroño, San Millan and the Wineries, La Rioja, (Spain)

“Roman: Vareia”, “Birthplace of Castillian and Basque languages”, “Wine Country” Another weekend, and another excitement for getting to new places never been before, with the addition of those being in Spain, at the world renown region of La Rioja, from … Continue reading

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Bilbao, (Spain)

“Very Noble and Very Loyal and Unbeaten”, “El Botxo: The Hole” It’s been a long time since I did not return to Bilbao, the city I used to be at least once a year when I was a kid because … Continue reading

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San Sebastian, (Spain)

“Basque: Donostia”, “Motto: Earnt by fidelity, nobility and loyalty” While travelling to Bilbao this weekend was not only for revisiting the city itself, the main reason was to come to San Sebastian, 100 kilometres east of Bilbao right by the coast. Considered as the most … Continue reading

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Malaga, (Spain)

“The Birthplace of Pablo Picasso” Once more returning this beautiful city in southern Spain, which not only gives us the chance to enjoy the city another time and complete the sights we did not see the previous times, but also for … Continue reading

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Ronda and Acinipo, (Spain)

“Celt: Arunda”, “Phoenician: Acinipo”, “Roman: Ronda”, “Arab: Hisn Ar-Rundah” And yet another weekend in Spain, the 4th in the row, the entire month of November. At the beginning of the year we flew to Gibraltar to be the base for visiting Cordoba … Continue reading

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Tarragona, (Spain)

“Iberian: Kosse”, “Roman: Tarraco”, “Capital of Hispania Tarraconensis” Just a week after being in Barcelona and Girona, we returned but this time with the main objective of spending Saturday sightseeing another city we’ve not been before: Tarragona. This is one of … Continue reading

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