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Santillana del Mar – a medieval village

The town of Santillana Del Mar, on the north coast of Spain, was introduced as the Town of Three Lies: it is not a Saint (Santo), not flat (llana), and not by the sea (mar).  It is inland a few … Continue reading

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Two days in Salamanca

It was a cool and rainy Sunday afternoon when we arrived in Salamanca and took a stroll around the area near our hotel.  Plaza Mayor was around the corner. Built from 1729 to 1755, bullfights were held in this plaza … Continue reading

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