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Travel Map and Photo Blog - Spain (España), Portugal

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Traveling to Spain/Portugal... arriving in Barcelona (Catalonia), (Spain) via Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Tokyo (Japan) then traveling to/through Barcelona (Catalonia), Santiago de Compostella (Galicia), (Spain), Porto, Douro Valley, Porto, Lisbon, Sintra, Portalegre, Guardia (Portugal), Salamanca, Segovia, (Castile and León), Madrid (Spain) and back home via Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Tokyo (Japan)...

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Sagrada Siesta
An elderly Spanish couple catching an afternoon siesta, in the 'Placa de la Sagrada Familia', Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

Spiral Stairs
In the baroque styled 'Convent of Santo Domingo de Bonaval', built in the 13th century, you'll find this unique triple spiral staircase, designed by 'Domingo de Andrade', Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain.

Porto Views
Multi coloured apartments, in the old riverside district of 'Ribera', along the 'Rio Douro', Porto, Portugal.

What a View
It always pays to be 'looking-up', as this 'mannequin on the balcony', has become quite an institution, Porto, Portugal.

Tipple Ripples
A 'Rio Douro' river boat, meanders it's way along the peaceful Douro Valley, Portugal.

Walking along the timeless streets, Porto, Portugal.

Sintra Palace
Over looking the historic village, you'll find the gothic-designed 'Palacio Nacional da Pena', Sintra, Portugal.

Iconic Lisbon
Lisbon's archtypal, yellow trams, Lisbon, Portugal.

Roof View
Roof-top view of houses, from the 14th century castle, in the fortified village, Castelo De Vide, Portugal.

Light and Shadows
View through one of the many alleys, in the historic city, Salamanca, Castile and León, Spain.

Roman Aqueduct
Famous Roman aqueduct, in the World Heritage town, Segovia, Castile and León, Spain.

Other photos from my travels;

Spanish photos - (PhotoStream)
Portuguese photos - (PhotoStream)

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Posted by joffre 13:27 Archived in Spain Tagged spain photography portugal blog joffre

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