France-Spain-Portugal-Spain-Portugal….and then some more Spain! November 10th 2013 Oopsy, haven’t written in a while, not since the end of July and now we’re well into October (actually November by the time I finished writing this) time flies when you’re having fun! Our year is well over halfway through and we’re not ready to be thinking about coming home yet, as we are enjoying ourselves far too much!
When I last wrote we were just about to leave Germany after s ... read more
Europe » Spain » La Rioja » Haro 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