Tag Archives: Andalusia

Antequera, (Spain)

“Roman Anticaria”, “Muslim Medina Antaquira”, “The Heart of Andalusia” From the many times we’ve been coming to Southern Spain, there’s always a new city or place to visit, and this weekend was not going to be different. While our flight was … Continue reading

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Huelva, (Spain)

“Phoenician: Onoba”, “Greek: Ὄνοβα”, “Roman: Onoba Aestuaria”, “Arab: Walbah” An area of high interest I had pending for a long time now, the city of Huelva, the nearby sites of historical importance to the first voyage of Christopher Columbus to the “New World”, … 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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Cordoba, (Spain)

“Carthaginian Kartuba”, “Roman Corduba”, “Islamic Qurṭubah” Time to return to Andalusia, and precisely a month after our last visit when we spent the first weekend of February in Tarifa, Cadiz and Jerez. In this occasion, visiting one of the most spectacular and … Continue reading

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Jerez, (Spain)

“Phoenician Xera”, “Moorish Sherish”, “Romanized Ceret” Coming to the last city we visited over this weekend: Jerez de la Frontera. In my opinion, the most beautiful from the three we visited (being the other two Tarifa and Cadiz), and a … Continue reading

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Cadiz, (Spain)

“Phoenician Gadir”, “Latin Gādēs”, “Roman Augusta Urbs Iulia Gaditana”, “Arab Qādis” Moving on to the next and final destination for today after Tarifa, we arrived at the beautiful and historical port city of Cadiz. Located at one of the most beautiful … Continue reading

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Tarifa, (Spain)

“Moorish: Tarif ibn Malik” First weekend in February and also second weekend trip of the year to a new destination. We found the cheapest weekend of the year to fly to Gibraltar as being this one, and since we’ve already been … Continue reading

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