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Memorable Train Journeys

I love traveling by train.  Sometimes I specifically arrange my itinerary in order to travel on certain trains.  Here’s a list of my most notable train rides. Denver/Salt Lake City/San Francisco, 2011: This 30 hour journey on Amtrak was spectacular.  The … Continue reading

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The Alhambra – Grenada, Spain

The Moors built this beautiful, hill top complex of palaces, gardens and fortress in the 14th century in Granada.  As you may know, they invaded and subdued Visigothic Spain from their stronghold in Morocco in the 5th century.  They remained … Continue reading

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Alcazar – Sevilla, Spain

In November 2004, I visited Spain with four friends.  One stop on our itinerary was Sevilla, a beautiful city in southern Spain.  I snapped this photo of a pool inside the Alcazar – a fortress in the Moorish style.  

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