Category: Spain

Flamenco mural

Looking for Carmen in Seville

Seville is renowned for its two most famous exports –  Marmalade Oranges and Carmen. One has become more popular than the other, thanks to Bizet’s famous opera. You could be forgiven for thinking that Carmen was based on a real life character, but she was invented by the French writer Prosper Merimée in his […]

Alien well-wisher

Travel blogs of the year

It’s time to say goodbye to 2013 and welcome in a new year… so what better time to reflect on Tammy’s favourite travel blog posts over the last 12 months. These are the places I enjoyed visiting in 2013 and would recommend to fellow travellers for 2014. Happy […]

Las Medulas

Las Medulas: What did the Romans do for us?

What did the Romans ever do for us? OK, there were the aqueducts, the road building and the fabulous feats of engineering… plus sanitation, public baths and medicine, as the famous Monty Python sketch reminds us! There were also great buildings and monuments like the Pantheon in Italy and Hadrian’s Wall in England plus pioneering […]

Tremendous Times

Alternative Travel » Adventurous Life

Tim Dreese's Travel Log & Design Journal

Casual observations & photo gallery of people, places, innovation and creativity discovered on the road . . . somewhere in the universe

National Media Museum blog

We explore the science, technology and art of the still and moving image, and its impact on our lives.

Jules Told Me

Travel – by the man who knows

northumbrian : light

Random thoughts from deepest Northumberland

Fractions of the world

Road trips & traveltips

spatialsynergydave

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ravenhare

Mad about hills, hares, ravens, barn owls, hen harriers and home.

GALLIVANCE

Travel Tales With A Twist

Green Living London

The latest green news and information

The Curse of Verse

Language, spin & the state we're in... apolitical verse and the odd song from Martin Craig

How To Spy On Birds

Sharing the pleasures of birding.

Matt on Not-WordPress

Stuff and things.

French Heritage Alliance

Sharing Memories of life in France