Category Archives: Spain – Andalusia

More Castles, Cathedrals and Forts – Granada

Aug 5 – 7, 2014 – It is time to see more of inland Spain before we head north.  We decided to leave the boat in Gibraltar as it is much less expensive there and safe.  The history of the … Continue reading

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Cathedrals, Tapas and Oranges – Seville

July 20 – 22, 2014 – Strapping on our backpacks we took the 2-hour train to Seville for two nights.  What a fabulous city!!  It is filled with history, tiles, young people, tapas bars, and oranges.  Yes, oranges.  There are … Continue reading

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Old Old Old – Cadiz

Saturday, July 19, 2014 – Cadiz is the oldest city in Europe, founded in 1100 BC by Phoenicians.   Columbus sailed from here on his second and fourth voyages and set up trading with the Americas that brought great wealth to … Continue reading

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Espana

Friday, July 18, 2014 – After 2 nights on the anchor at Faro it was time to put Portugal in the rear view mirror and head to Spain.  A long day of motor sailing with very little wind got us … Continue reading

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