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... Sábado, Marzo 21st 2015
Señora has discovered a couple of jewels in the sight seeing department. Caceres and now Segovia. How did those Romans build that aqueduct over two thousand years ago without a tower crane, a JCB, and no mortar!!!
Riaza - Domingo, Marzo 22nd 2015
Two years ago, I reported that as a result Blighty losing control of the jet stream, the weather in Portugal & Spain had suffered. You've done it again, you blighters!!! ...
Capítulo 3: "Eres el primer judio que he conocido"
I was only in Madrid for two days before we took our first excursion.
We traveled for an hour via bus up North to the city of Segovia, in the province of Castilla y León. We were told the weather would be slightly less warm than it has been here in Madrid, however, it really wasn't that much better, and since we did so much walking we were ...
... dinner, we found a great restaurant that served Safardí food in the Jewish quarters. John and I had amazing dishes, one was called flor de papa (a beautiful dish with beef and a potato with a sherry sauce), the other dish was sliced turkey served in a pineapple and wine sauce with a cream over it...I did not take a picture of the menu, but I should have because the dishes were amazing. We ordered croquetas de jamón for the kids, the best croquetas that I ...
... at the top of the acueducto and then crossed the city underground until it reached the alcázar . Walking along the streets the course of the water can be traced by the brass plaques in the road. We walk along Calle Obispo Gandásegui towards Calle Juan Bravo - one of the main throughfares which leads into Plaza Mayor.
Casa de los Picos (House of Spikes)
Located on the corner of Calle Obispo Gandásegui and Calle Juan Bravo is the Casa de los Picos, so called, ...
... and passports from safe.
This activity initially brought about an unsatisfactory outcome, accompanied with an awful lot of swearing from techno toddler Dad. Mum woke up soon after fortunately, and she was able to open the safe and retrieve our goods in about 2 seconds (just shows you how hopeless men can be)! We then put the passports and so forth in our suitcases, and had some breakfast downstairs.
I yet again had a huge course of breakfast, ...