Villa de Almazan
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... The church had intruiging carved capitals that emanated something of their 900 years!
Evening brought out the crowds to fill the streets and it was a great sight of all ages, the frail helped by the healthy. No-one misses out. There were twin baby girls out of their double stroller, walking along and singing, to the amusement and pleasure of their young parents. Lots of social capital and family support seem to be ...
... the trees.Thank goodness for all that Kawasaki "Tupperware" in front of me. Fifteen minutes later and it's all sunshine again.
1845. Check in. Shower. Now look over the room. Impressed. Looks like good value.
2000. Walk down to the Duoro River. Not as grand as I'd expected, but maybe there's a water shortage. Certainly ...
... and stay in style for a night
in a parador, or at least have a dinner in one of their fancy dining rooms.
From Siguenza it was a rather short drive through bucolic
landscape to Medinaceli, a hilltop village that regularly makes the lists of
most beautiful villages on Spain. Medinaceli is technically over the line in
Soria Province, one of Spain’s most sparsely populated, in the Castilla y Leon
region. There’s a new town in the valley along ...
... br> Meseta have led to major depopulation as young people have migrated to Madrid
and other cities for several generation leaving declining villages populated
mostly by elderly people.
The first village I stopped in was Hita, a walled town on a
hill with a few old Romanesque churches and a nice town square. It was still raining
steadily and cold enough I wondered if it might turn to snow. Needless to say,
I didn’t linger for long.
... and one out. She successfully obtained the ticket but, on attempting to return to the car, removed the door. This she tried to refix but, failing, tried to hand it to Adrian who, being the driver and heading a (by now lengthening) queue, wanted to get a move on away from the booth. So, holding the door aloft, they headed to the hard shoulder to repair matters. All this time, Andy was watching in the rear view mirror and commentating to Lin who was close ...