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Zaragoza: Chocolate, Churros and One of Spain’s 50 Best Tapas

Apologies for the lack of updates for the last couple of days, a combination of work needing to be done and an appointment with a Tapas bar. We’ve relocated ourselves to the municipal campsite in Zaragoza, a place I came to on my own 2 years ago after Mel flew back to the UK and I wandered my way back… Read more »

Zaragoza and the Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar

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Basilica of Our Lady of the Pilar, Zaragoza

Driving from Ojos Negros down to Zaragoza, I’m starting to develop a soft spot for the Aragon landscape. Lots of lovely hills and valleys, extraordinary land forms and stunning vistas. A real pleasure to drive through, must make a note to come back and explore more on the bike. The municipal campsite is relatively modern with all the expected facilities,… Read more »

The Delightful and Fascinating City of Seville

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The classic Seville Orange casting shade on the corner of a square in Seville

Today in Seville has been a delight. It’s an amazingly pretty, varied and interesting city. We’ve spent most of the day just milling about with no specific agenda, apart maybe from regular stops for taps and beer, and we’ve been blessed with just gorgeous weather. The forecast was for 22 degrees, and some of the temperature signs dotted around were… Read more »

Valencian Tapas

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Valencia is just what you might expect. Relatively compact European city with the usual collection of churches and museums and historical buildings, mostly of what I would call the faded grandeur of colonialism. I found it tricky to get pictures to do the place justice, so here is some food instead. We managed to find a rather trendy and chic… Read more »

A Night Out on the Tapas

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My word, our first half decent evening out since leaving home! After failing to get out for a walk today, we decided the wander into town by moonlight, and suss out the eating places. We stopped at one bar which had a few people in, sadly themed the ‘Cheers’ bar after the TV series. There were only Brits watching football,… Read more »