How many countries can I see? April 14th 2006 How many countries can I go to while in Spain? I selfishly wanted to add another country to my list so I went to Portugal for two days. I took the bus to Faro and had a day at the beach and then wandered around the town. There wasn’t much to see so I enjoyed the tranquil little town and the fact that there wasn’t a pressure to see all the sights.
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Europe » Portugal » Algarve » Faro Following its heyday as a world power during the 15th and 16th centuries, Portugal lost much of its wealth and status with the destruction of Lisbon in a 1755 earthquake, occupation during the Napoleonic Wars, and the independence in 1822 of Brazil a... ... read more
I'm a Spanish major spending my spring semester in Seville, Spain. I hope to survive the 6 months while I not only study the language and learn the culture, but travel around Europe. Please check out some of my European tales and I'll try to keep my stories current so you know what I am up to. ... full info