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Days 38,39........and now back where we started-Haro!! 20170626_161319

The 200 who've arrived for a wine festival!!!! I think they've moved on here from Glastonbury.....hope the music is as good😊But whoever saw a festival where the tents are in regimental rows???? We're joining them later tonight!!!!
Days 38,39........and now back where we started-Haro!!

June 26th 2017
Yesterday we visited Valladolid.....Graham wanted to pay a visit to another of the towns where"Sharpe" is set!! To be honest, it hasn't Got much else going for it!! We wandered the Plazas and took photos of the various ancient churches and watched the Sunday ritual of Spanish families promenading -the ladies in their posh frocks and the children all scrubbed and turned out in their Sunday be ... 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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