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Trips to Europe - More Spain

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The Alhambra, a Moorish citadel and palace, in the city of Granada.

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A room in the palace in the Alhambra. We would see a lot more of this type of building when we got to Morocco.

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Debbie returning from the neighbourhood store with dinner. Taken from our timeshare balcony.

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After leaving our timeshare, we took the train to other spots around Spain. This is the town of Jerez, famous for its sherry.

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The tasting and food pairing came after an informative tour of the Gonzalez-Byass facility, makers of Tio Pepe sherry.

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Next stop was Seville where we visited the huge and very impressive cathedral.

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The view of Seville from the top of the cathedral tower.

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Sampling at a tapas bar in Seville.

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The Great Mosque in the city of Cordoba was very impressive. Here are some arches in the original section of the mosque.

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The mosque was converted to a Cathedral in the late 15th century. The arches from the old mosque are on the left.

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The annual Patio Festival in Cordoba. We joined all the locals at homes where the owners had decked out their patios with flowers.

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In Madrid, we happened to come across the city celebration for a local football team that had just won the European League championship.