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... That morning we experienced the sun rise on a beautiful city. I think we all were in ah of where we were in life and how lucky we were to be sharing the moment together.
On the walk back Max and I got to talking. He mentioned that he was heading to Salamanca that day, the same place I was heading. We decided it would be fun to travel together so we hopped a bus back to Madrid and then another bus to Salamanca as there were no direct buses to Salamanca.
... Next stop was at a very interesting set of lagunas. It is amazing how quickly the landscape, and vegetation, can change around here. One minute you are on flat dry plains the in the space of 10 minutes you can be in the hills surrounded by lakes and trees.
The lagunas are formed by an unusual calcification process that we've never seen before.
After a wet and stormy night we head down to the coast at La ...
... a fairly sunny part of the world.
My second stop was in the southern part of the province near
the Andalusian border at the Castillo de Calatrava Nueva, the ruins of a castle
& convent spectacularly located on a mountaintop seemingly in the middle of
nowhere. The region around castle was awarded to the Knights of Calatrava in
the late 1100s, a group affiliated with the Cistercian order which won this
border region for the Christian ...
After two days in reasonably size cities such as Cordoba and Granada, it was time for a change up for in our Iberian travels. As we will be spending two days in Toledo at the beginning of next week, Dad decided months ago that the town we'd be visiting today would be Almagro, which is a small and completely non tourist town approximately half way between Cordoba and Toledo. The town however does have one claim to fame, the theatre built in ...
Had to pop in here for a look - was open from 5pm on Sunday's after their long lunch. Had drink and Tapas in the unusual square while we waited for opening time
Theatre best described as a rectangular Globe - about the size of the watermill in Newbury. Open air - with the obligatory shades over the roof space.