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A Day in Sevilla

December 29th 2010
I lay awake as the bells of the 400-year-old church down the street rang 4am. Then 5am. Now 6am. I have officially given up trying to sleep and figure I might as well accomplish something. Hoping this is the last of my jetlagged nights; while the 3 hours of sleep I DID get were lovely, it's probably not enough to see me gracefully through negotiating a rental car through the confusing streets ... read more
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Spanish Flag Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
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