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A Lil Trip to Zamora

Our friends Daniel and Tracie were in Spain last week – he has family in Segovia, so they come every year and try to tie in some travel someplace else before they head there. This year they went to the … Continue reading

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Three Dolmens and a Castle

C wanted to do some exploring on Saturday so we took off for a drive toward Frias, located about halfway between us and Burgos, in the provence of Castilla y Leon. A small city, with a castle, of course. Oh, … Continue reading

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Galicia and the Ortigueira Festival

So, last week we took a little trip. Our weekend destination was Ortigueira, a relatively small town near the northern Galician coast, where there is a folk music festival each year. It’s sort of a hike (5 hours by car), … Continue reading

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El Camino de Santiago – The Basics

Holy Moses, I made it, I’m alive. And even better than alive!!! I survived walking almost 900 kilometers across Spain. Whoodda thunk it?? Not me. It was an experience like no other, completely and incredibly amazing. A life changer. I’m … Continue reading

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Quick Catch-up and Our Next Adventure

So, what’s been up the past week? And now what? Well? And now – and I can barely believe I’m writing this – C and I will get up Thursday morning, take a train, a bus, and two more trains, … Continue reading

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Paris!

So, as my month went, I had my lovely surprise trip, two days later I left for the states, came back in time to celebrate C’s birthday and my 40th, and left the day after my birthday for 5 nights … Continue reading

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Surprise Trip Day 2 and 3

Hm, where was I, where was I…OH yes. Okay. So YAY. ­čÖé Next stop was through a town called Plasencia, another walled city in the C├íceres provence, situated on the Jerte River. We parked and winded our way through the … Continue reading

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