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... we hopped on a bus back to Segovia and then transferred buses to reach La Granja. La Granja is a palace that was built in the 18th century in a hilly small town near Segovia. It provided royalty a comfortable place to stay while hunting. La Granja has magnificent gardens. Upon arrival, we found out that there was a fountain show in the gardens starting at 5:30. We didn't really know what to expect, but a handful of us paid the 4€ entry to check ...
... s dictator from 1939 to 1975) is buried. It's a pretty controversial place. From the freeway, we were able to see the huge cross that tops the Valley of the Fallen's basilica, which is one of the biggest basilicas in the world. Back in Segovia, the students did a Cultural Rally, a scavenger hunt through the center of Segovia. In small groups, they had to answer a series of questions about Segovia by asking locals, and identify the location of various ...
... to a small town called Trancoso. It is a really picturesque little town with narrow streets and stone houses preserving the medieval atmosphere. It is situated quite high and provided a strategic position in the defence of the frontier with Spain and made it an important fortress during the Middle Ages.
A castle circles the old town which we explored - being 2pm most things were closed and people had gone for their siestas so it was fortunate that we found ...
... We were delighted to hear from Rob Fleming re the sanfl grand final - sorry brownie- made our day.
Have a great cruise Mary n Rob.
Good to hear Julie and Dennis r enjoying their holiday.
Curtis clan hope u got bussie class - enjoy.
xxx Ann n Jeff
Ps fashion hints
Ladies wedges, platforms, plateform wedges.
Men slim fitting shorts with small cuffs.
Congratulations bray o getting your first ...
... a large French stick with what ever you want inside it). We then walked around this great town which was so quiet at siesta time that a pin drop would sound like a bomb being dropped! We then went inside the Cathedral De Avila, in the middle of the town. The cathedral was very relaxing and intriguing, with nuns a plenty to be seen roaming down the corridors. The silence both inside the church and in the cloister, made for ...