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The Moorish Past

The coastal road between Nerja and Malaga proves to be quite pretty. If we were looking for a place to stay, we would really be spoiled for choice. 173 palabras más

Spain

Were we in Italy or Spain?

It’s hard to pick up blogging after a period of silence.  Is anyone still out there listening and reading?! Life once more wriggled and wiggled and got in the way but between driving to Spain, doing Spanish family stuff, driving back to England and doing Anglo/Italian family stuff we managed to keep smiling and getting on with things. 175 palabras más

Chit Chat

Game of Thrones: surveying the caliph's city at Madinat al-Zahra

By Dr Chloe Duckworth

In November 2016, nine archaeologists fled the UK to spend two weeks in the occasionally challenging, but always stunningly beautiful landscape of Madinat al-Zahra in the foothills of the Sierra Morena mountains, near Cordoba, where we were joined by a brilliant and enthusiastic team of local students from the University of Cordoba. 1.067 palabras más

Archaeology