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This account contains extracts from a diary of a trip to Spain and Iceland in June-July 2011, by Peter & Nanette from New Zealand.
Why Spain?Why not? It's a country neither of us had been to before, one that historically has spread its influence widely around the world into Latin America, the Philippines and elsewhere. It is also …
Left Madrid early this morning and drove to toledo which is pronounced differently than toledo, ohio - the city in spain is pronounced TOL - A - DO not TOL - E - DO. It is a beautiful walled city perched on a steep hill with winding cobblestone streets. it has a long history of arab, christian, jewish and even roman elements. It was part of the …
... and the Santa Cruz quarter and just loved the feel and atmosphere of the place.Tonight, we saw a flamenco show - Craig and I were spellbound. Loved their passion, their physicality, their costumes. Then visited Plaza de Espania in Maria Louisa Park where ornate, classical buildings were constructed for the 1929 Ibero-American Expo. Was fantastic and had a spectacular fountain in the centre.
Great night, great city.
... with vegetables was very good. Each vegetable seemed like it was cooked separately so that each was cooked well, rather than having been stir fryed all together and some being under or over cooked. Each vegetable was done to perfection with the onions nicely caramelized.
I had hoped to have time for a Moorish Bath in Cordoba (they had a working one) but I had run out of time to arrange one since we weren't there very long.
... major chains. I don't know if there is a story behind this or what, but it was certainly a strange experience.
I decided to call it a day that evening, and head back to Jaen. On the way, I passed by the famous Cordoba airport....which was built before considering that there wouldn't be enough money to actually be used. Good ol' Spanish government spending.
The trip back to Jaen went smoothly.
All in all, I really ...