Archive for the 'Spain' Category

The beautiful Alhambra sunset in Granada, Spain

Saturday, November 19th, 2011
The Alhambra in Spain at Sunset

A huge beautiful photograph of the famous Alhambra sunset in Granada, Spain that will fill your screen! Then read about the story behind the lens.

A return to Barcelona, I’ve changed … thank goodness

Saturday, September 1st, 2007
Christopher Columbus in Barcelona

Travel Journal Overview: Barcelona always has mixed feelings for me. A perfect place to call home, or just another city pretending to be? Well what can I say about the place I really have mixed feelings for. I spent a month in BCN 2.5 years ago, had all my vaccinations there, and had a great… Continue reading more »

At last, I get to Granada

Sunday, August 26th, 2007
The Alhambra in Granda, Spain

Travel Journal Overview: 2.5 years previously Granada had eluded me. This time I would not let a chance to visit this beautiful area slip away. My Spanish, sucks, but with my LP at my side and directions on an adopted Madrid family’s print out map, I could have made it to the hotel without… Continue reading more »

Madrid’s bullfighting ring

Thursday, August 23rd, 2007
Bullfighting ring in Madrid

Travel Journal Overview: I was back in Spain. I had internet, and the world had indeed changed, as had I. Madrid was my first proper stop over on my return from Africa. Of course the bags and plane were delayed. And a recapped visit to Portugal kept everyone waiting. But my Spanish friend waited patiently… Continue reading more »