Spain

Merida Spain

Merida Spain Merida Spain: From Cordoba we took a 4 hour bus trip through pretty countryside with the famed white Andalusian villages dotted on the hill tops to Merida which was on the way to Lisbon our final destination. The town, again founded by the Romans, has some interesting ruins including an ancient amphitheatre and viaduct that bought water to the town from the nearby mouintians. ...
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Cordoba Spain

Cordoba Spain
  Cordoba Spain -   From Seville we caught a train to the historic town of Cordoba which took a couple of hours. Cordoba is another town that is steeped in Moorish, Jewish and Catholic history...over 1000 years ago these 3 religions lived harmoniously together building a prosperous town. Cordoba has an interesting old town with winding lanes and alleys. The old town small but it is interes...
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Seville Spain

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Seville Spain Seville: To escape the bitter cold and snow in SW France we jumped on a cheap flight to Southern Spain, first stop Seville. Our flight arrived in the late morning and we caught the bus from the airport ....catching a crowded bus with backpack can be a challenge and takes quite a bit of skill to not to take out half the bus when squeezing through the crowds to get off...however we...
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Spain

Spain - Barcelona Spain Spain - We arrived in Barcelona after a long flight via London buggered, but in true backpacker style and wanting to set out as we intended to continue we resisted catching a taxi to our hostel and caught the bus. Catching a busy bus with a full backpack is an interesting experience, it is too easy to turn around and send a little Nanna with her weekly shopping flying, how...
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