Bangkok Here We Come August 6th 2017 We were all excited as we set off at 11.45 this morning on our way to Malaga Maria Zambrano train station. We left the car at Red Car Parking and they gave us a lift to the station. It was so good to get on the cool, comfortable, air conditioned train to Madrid. We looked out over the golden, sun bleached, landscape and acres of olive groves as we sped by.
We took a taxi to Madrid airport. I ... read more
Europe » Spain » Andalusia » Estepona 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