Madrid and Toledo, warm summer sun, huge tapas, and sharp knives! July 24th 2007 I think most of all we've been looking forward to some warm weather, and going from news reports, Madrid had been through a heat wave already, and other parts of Mediteranean Europe have been fighting bush fires for some time, but that was not the heat we were hoping for. Luckily for us the whole week we were there we had warm and sunny weather, so that was all just honkey-dory! Tick 1!
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Hola amigos, vamos a Sur America !
We're off, from Australia to South America, and Budget willing, at least 8 months. This BLOG will be the place where we'll try to keep all our travel tales, and hopefully plenty of pictures.
Hasta luego !
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