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Travelling to Spain/Portugal... arriving in Barcelona (Catalonia), (Spain) via Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Tokyo (Japan) then travelling 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
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An elderly Spanish couple catching an afternoon siesta, in the 'Placa de la Sagrada Familia', Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.





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





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





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






Timeless
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Walking along the timeless streets, Porto, Portugal.





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





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





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





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





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




Other photos from my travels;

Spanish photos
Portuguese photos





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Sri Lanka

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelling to Sri Lanka... arriving in Columbo (Sri Lanka) via New Delhi (India), then travelling to/through Columbo, Galle, Unawatuna Beach, Negombo (Sri Lanka) and back home via Singapore...



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Unawatuna Beach
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Another beautiful day at the beach, Unawatuna Beach, Sri Lanka.






Netting Bench
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Netting bench on Negombo Beach, just outside of Colombo, Sri Lanka.






Tip-Top
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Cleaning staff have many 'novel' ways, of keeping everything in tip-top condition, 'Changi International Airport', Singapore.





◄ North India 2004 ---------------- Table of Contents ---------------- Spain/Portugal 2005 ►

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North India

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelling to Northern India/Sri Lanka... arriving in New Delhi (India) via (Singapore) then travelling to/through New Delhi, Chandigarth, Shimla, Kalpa, Songla, Rampur, Kullu, Naggar, Manali, Mandi, McLeod Ganj, Bhagsunath, (Himachal Pradesh), New Delhi (India) and back home via Sri Lanka and (Singapore)...



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Shimla Views
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Picturesque mountain views, from the beautiful English hill-retreat, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Spectators
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Women watching the 'Baisakhi Festival' (end of winter 'death' and beginning of summer 'life'), from the roof tops around the willage square, on a cold spring afternoon, in the small 'Kinnaur' mountain willage, Kalpa, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Kinnaur Kailash
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The imposing Kinnaur Kailash, towering over the small mountain village, Kalpa, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Sangla Skyline
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The small, isolated and remote 'Kinnaur' village, Sangla, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Naggar Views
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View across the picturesque 'Kullu Valley', from the spooky 'Naggar Castle', Naggar, Himachal Pradesh, India.





River of Rubbish
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Rubbish "embedded" along a mountain stream, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Bhagsu 'Sardu'
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Met this Bhagsu 'Sardu' character, on the walk back from Bhagsu waterfall, just past the small Shiva temple, Bhagsunath, Himachal Pradesh, India.







Bustling Streets
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On the lively streets, in the home of the 'Dalai Lama', McLeod Ganj, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Buddhist Devotee
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Buddhist Devotee, in the courtyard between the 'Namgyal Monastery' and 'Tsuglagkhang', for one of the 'Dalai Lama's' readings, McLeod Ganj, Himachal Pradesh, India.





Other travels to India include;

India 2019 - Traveling by motorcycle through Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh.
Sikkim 2001 - Traveling into the mountains of West Bengal and Sikkim.
West India 1999 - Traveling up the west coast of India and Rajasthan.
Subcontinent Adventures 1990 - Traveling through Nepal and India.



Other Indian photos from my travels;

Indian photos





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