Tag Archives: Spain

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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Palma, (Spain)

“Talaiotic, Roman, Byzantine, Moor, Christian”, “Palma”, “Medina Mayurqa” Over 7 years have passed for what was back then my first time in a Spanish island. I cannot believe so long it had to pass, with so many trips elsewhere however not … Continue reading

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Badajoz, (Spain)

“Baṭalyaws, capital of the small Muslim kingdom the Taifa of Badajoz” Double the excitement for visiting a city completely not planned in the original plans for this weekend that turned out to be totally feasible and in turn, a great … 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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Fuerteventura, (Spain)

“Erbania”, “Strong Wind” Keeping on with the trend of travelling to the Canary Islands during winter (low season months) works pretty well almost every time. Air fares are incredibly cheap to the point that it is almost impossible to resist … Continue reading

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Tenerife, (Spain)

“The White Mountain”,  “The Island of Eternal Spring” “The Sydney of the Atlantic” A second time in this beautiful island, or should I say “small continent”. While back in May 2013 we came here for a little longer than this time, … Continue reading

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Cuenca, (Spain)

“Arab: Kunka”, “The Eagle’s Nest”, “Hanging houses from the cliffs” For a long time now visiting the city of Cuenca was on the list, however because of every time I return to Madrid it tends to be for short time … Continue reading

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Gran Canaria, (Spain)

“The Eternal Spring Island” As pretty much similar to what we are doing from few years ago till today, travelling to the Spanish islands, especially to the Canaries is great during low season months between October until beginning of March. It … Continue reading

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