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La Alhambra

La Alhambra

La Alhambra is a palace and fortress complex located in Granada, Spain. I visited here more than 30 years ago on my first trip to Spain, and was so happy that I was able to go to la Alhambra the other day. There was a fortress built at the site of la Alhambra in 889. […]

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The Sounds of Fuseta

The Sounds of Fuseta

As I travel slowly and spend a month in one place, I notice and get used to the sounds of the place. Here are the sounds of Fuseta. The local train going past on the tracks that run east to west along the Algarve. The neighborhood rooster. He’s not loud enough to wake us up, […]

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Beaches in the Algarve

Beaches in the Algarve

A windy, cool and cloudy day seems like a good day to finally do a blog update. We’ve had some beautiful sunny days here in Portugal, but also some rain and strong winds. It is fall, after all, so I don’t expect perfectly sunny days all the time! We’re staying in Fuseta, which is a […]

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Fall in Richmond

Fall in Richmond

I’m in Richmond, England, and thought you might want to come along on a walk with me. Richmond is a suburb of London, to the west of central London. A few things to know about Richmond: It is in the flight path for Heathrow airport, one of the busiest airports in the world. There are […]

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