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(Very old) Writing on the wall

Today we went to the justly famous Mezquita de C√≥rdoba, the mosque/cathedral complex here in Cordoba. The mosque is huge and largely intact, a vast forest of columns and red and white arches that really gives on the sense of … Continue reading

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Last views of the Alhambra

Last night the three of us climbed up into the Albaycin, which is the site of the original Moorish town, and the historical location of the old Muslim neighborhood in Granada. There are wonderful “postcard” views of the Alhambra from … Continue reading

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