Escape to España (the accidental UNESCO tour) November 9th 2007 Not sure if you were aware, but I had a very adventurous childhood, including a stint living in Spain with the family. So, of course, when the parentals came for a visit in November, it was time to get that part of the family living in London (ie my bro and I) together for a trip back to our old stomping grounds.
My brother, his girlfriend and I flew into Malaga, on the Costa del Sol in the So ... read more
Europe » Spain » Castile-La Mancha 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