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Could Spain be ruled by Muslims again?

24th February 2016 14

A thought-provoking book written by Paul Moorcraft The rapid conquest of much of the known world in the century or so after Muhammad’s death in 632 AD was a military miracle. Except perhaps for their […]

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Travel

7 of the Most Beautiful Castles in Spain

23rd February 2016 1

Spain has had a turbulent history, which has resulted in the country being home to over 2500 Castles. ranging from Moorish castles to military fortresses built in the “Reconquista”, medieval castles, castles overlooking the sea, and […]

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Travel

10 Spanish Driving Laws Expats May Not Realise

19th February 2016 1

Driving in most parts of Spain is generally an enjoyable experience. The roads are good, there is mostly little traffic and petrol is currently cheaper than in other European countries. It’s fair to say that […]

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Top 5 Medieval Villages to Visit in Spain

17th February 2016 1

        Albarracín (Teruel)   When you take a moment to think about the most picturesque historical towns in Spain, Albarracín is sure to figure near the top of the list. This town […]

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Travel

The Lovers’ Rock, Antequera

12th February 2016 1

La Peña de los Enamorados (The Lovers’ Rock) When passing through the region of Antequera, one of the significant landmarks is a large mountain almost guarding the gateway to the historical town. This is known […]

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The 6 Most Underrated Cities in Spain

10th February 2016 1

Beautiful Cities in Spain –  often left out of the limelight! 1. Bilbao When you take your first glance, Spain’s biggest port city appears to have few things to offer, but travelers who take a moment […]

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Culture

The History of Design in Culture – The Greeks

9th February 2016 1

The Greeks So to continue bounding along in time travel… The ancient Greeks were also with a lot of beautiful designs coming along as their culture expanded with thought, the arts, music,  all culled and intermingled […]

Culture

Valentine’s Day In Spain

8th February 2016 2

Romance is in the Air this Valentine’s Day Spain!   Valentine’s Day Spain is here again so 6 things to do without breaking the bank   The Costa del Sol has a lovely moonshine, so […]

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