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Granada, Spain

We drove through the dry plains of  La Mancha, before crossing the Sierra Nevada to reach Granada, capital of the Moorish Kingdom of Spain until the Moors’ defeat in 1492. Granada is the capital city of the province of the same … Continue reading

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Belem, Brazil

After crossing the Equator at 22:24 pm last evening, we carried on past the estuary of the Amazon River to the Para River.  We sailed about 60 miles up the river to Belem which was established in 1616 and soon … Continue reading

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This travel blog will resume in March with a cruise to Hawaii, Tahiti and the Marquesas islands.

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