Mainly from Britain and of a mixed-age profile, they regularly winter in southern Spain. We joined a flock of British snowbirds on a cold November ... the hanging bridge of Puente Colgante spanned the entrance to the river like giant goalposts.
As in the rest of Spain there are local fiestas throughout the year ... of the 5,000 square kilometres included within its boundaries: the towns of Lucena, Puente Genil and Montilla are the next most populous after the capital, all boasting historic.
Steering northwards, away from the herds getting sand in their sangria at the beachside mega-resorts, I was looking for a different side to southern Spain ... of Priego de Cordoba, Casa Olea (casaolea.com) is a fine get-away-from-it-all hotel with.
one of the most beautiful palaces in Spain. The remains of a 1st century building is in it. We spend an hour inside and walk over to the General Archive of the Indies, admiring its architecture. Feeling a bit tired, we return to our hotel to take a siesta.
The Jewish quarter provides easy access to the historic centre and has hotels of character and value (though rates everywhere in Cordoba during Holy Week can ... Walk through the Puerta del Puente (8), a 16th-century triumphal arch, then on to the Roman.
Eduardo Galeano lleva más de dos meses viajando por España , recorriendo, a veces en tren y otras en avión, una gran parte del territorio hispano, desde Cádiz hasta Galicia, de Barcelona a Madrid. Su principal ... Otra anécdota curiosa de su gira por.
Spaniards are, however, well known for their longevity and good health, mainly due to a healthy Mediterranean diet and Spain's traditional slower pace of life (including the famous siesta). However, while Vela is now the oldest person in Europe, she.
We had a late lunch at the hotel and took the 5pm train to Ronda ... We finished the evening by having some tapas outside at the Parador admiring the Puente Nuevo. October 14th After an excellent breakfast at the Parador, we encountered the day crowds.
Born in Puente Genil, Córdoba on October 29 ... and last June she became the oldest woman in Spain. Her health is fragile, however, and a year ago she broke her leg. Since then she has had to get around in a wheelchair, and is unable to communicate.
La represión franquista en Málaga -como en casi toda España - fue muy dura y desalmada; estaba prohibido hablar de estos temas en voz alta; ni mucho menos denunciarlos o reclamar a la autoridad competente. Ellos hacían parte .... Al romperse el frente.