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Cartagena, on the southern coast of Spain

Cartagena is on the southeast coast of Spain.  Our ship continued to Rome but we got off here. Cartagena was settled in 227 BC.  Like the seaport of Malaga, it flourished under Roman, Muslim and Arab rule.  Cartagena has one … Continue reading

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Malaga, Spain – on the Costa del Sol

Malaga was the second stop of our fall cruise.  It is considered the southernmost large city in Europe.  The resorts along the Costa del Sol (Coast of the Sun) are very popular with the British so it’s easy to find … Continue reading

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