Travel Blogs from Trujillo, Spain and Canary Islands

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Conquistadors, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Conquistadors

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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...   Trujillo   As we drove along, typical of what we had seen, above on a hillside loomed another town, and this town was named Trujillo. There are many things that it's famous for, but none so more than Francisco Pizarro. He was one of 2500 ...

Monfrague to Trujillo, Trujillo, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Monfrague to Trujillo

A travel blog entry by charity_cycle

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Trujillo: Cradle of the Conquistadores, Trujillo, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Trujillo: Cradle of the Conquistadores

A travel blog entry by lar4290

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... headed to the New World to make fortunes in the 1500s and 1600s.  Those men's wealth was brought back to decorate Trujillo, and families began feuding by building bigger and grander houses during the Renaissance era.  As a result, the town still ...

Saturday - Touring Trujillo, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Saturday - Touring Trujillo

A travel blog entry by kmcadams

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... up for a three day visit to the Extremadura region.  First stop was the wonderful town of Trujillo, another place with Roman walls, many small palaces, convents and churches.  It's the birthplace of Pizarro, the founder of Peru. For the next 3 ...

Escapada de fin de semana, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Escapada de fin de semana

A travel blog entry by coco_acg

En un arranque de locura por querer usar su coche en carretera Sulev, Caro y yo fuimos un domingo a conocer y a comer en ...

Day Trip to Trujillo, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Day Trip to Trujillo

A travel blog entry by mpanzer

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Jan 05, 2010, Zahara and then to Trujillo, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Jan 05, 2010

A travel blog entry by dbrainard

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The wall, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

The wall

A travel blog entry by gladys.hunt

As we were only two and a half hour drive to Trujillo ,knowing that Lindy Thomsen and Chris were still in the UK ,we booked accommidation for the night and set off from Evora . What a pleasant surprise , I had imagined Spain to be hot and dusty . The ...

Trujillo!, Trujillo, Peru, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Trujillo!

A travel blog entry by nyssalalala

... , I found it interesting for the first 20 minutes, but after an hour in the boiling heat (the sun is so strong in Trujillo and everywhere north of there, as I later learned) I just wanted to find some shade and sit down. Sorry for my poor ...

Trujillo for a Night, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Trujillo for a Night

A travel blog entry by mpanzer

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Lisbon to Trujillo, Spain, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Lisbon to Trujillo, Spain

A travel blog entry by slougeay

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... energy, and nearby beaches... what more can you want?   We are travelling four hours from Lisbon to the small town of Trujillo, Spain. Although we loved both the beaches of Lagos and the city of Lisbon, we were sooooo happy to hear Spanish ...

Flamenco wannabe, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Flamenco wannabe

A travel blog entry by travelsofmarty

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... waiting at the desk and they are each getting the same "full service".  We go out to get a bite to eat and are very pleasantly surprised. Trujillo is rich in history and is very beautiful. Apparently Pisarro, who conquered Peru had a home here at some ...

TERRA DE CONQUISTADORES, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

TERRA DE CONQUISTADORES

A travel blog entry by lucinei

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Era final de tarde e de longre já avistavamos as luzes de Trujillo. Trata-se de uma fortaleza árabe que foi construida para defender o avanço cristão durante a reconquista, atualmente com uma bela iluminação da as boas vindas. Outra atração da ...

Extremadura, Guadalupe/Trujillo/Cáceres, Spain travel blog

Extremadura

A travel blog entry by hilde

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... beginning to emerge from a long, long sleep. It has always been one of the poorest and emptiest corners of Spain, and the conquistadores were just the first in a long line of Extremadurian exiles who have been forced to find a better life elsewhere. ...

This is what I was expecting....., Trujillo, Spain travel blog

This is what I was expecting.....

A travel blog entry by alexcooper

It only took 45 minutes to drive from Caceres to Trujillo. The Lonely Planets description of Trujillo is that it is like a medieval movie set and I had to admit when you were wondering through the streets, especially when you found that it was only the ...

Trujillo / Extremadura, Trujillo, Spain travel blog

Trujillo / Extremadura

A travel blog entry by ash-anna

Spent a couple of days in Trujillo and walked around the old town, also drove out into the countryside to some of the surrounding villages. Went to a fantastic bar right on the top of a hill, after driving round trying to find houses for sale. Nice ...

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