Tag:Extremadura

Palm Sunday in Mérida

Palm Sunday in Mérida

Travel Palm Sunday in Mérida The popular procession known as “la borriquita” (or “little donkey”) marks the start of the celebration of Easter Week in Mérida. This year we were in Spain during the Holy Week (Semana Santa) and on Palm Sunday we were in Mérida in Extremadura. From Palm Sunday to Easter, there are daily processions. The popular procession known as “la borriquita” (or “little donkey”) leaves from the Santa María Pro Cathedral on Palm Sunday and marks the […]

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Santiago de Compostela

Travelogue Spain and Portugal 2023 (2)

travelogue Spain and Portugal 2023 (2) Travelogue of our camper trip through Spain and Portugal that we made in August and September 2023 with a stop in Normandy in France Although the plan was to travel to the Lofoten in Norway this summer, we had to change our plans and instead we travelled to the south of Europe. We first spent a few days in Normandy in France and then we went south to Spain and Portugal. Our visits to […]

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Pedraza

Travelogue – Spain and Portugal 2023

travelogue Spain and Portugal 2023 Travelogue of our camper trip through Spain and Portugal, that we made in early spring 2023. In the winter period we both suffer from the winter blues. A good remedy for this is to look for the warmth of the sun and that is what we did. At the beginning of March, we left for Southern Europe to the border area of Spain and Portugal. The weather gods were good to us and during the […]

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Campo de Criptana

Travelogue Spain 2022

travelogue Spain 2022 Travelogue of our camper trip through Spain, that we made in October 2022. In the autumn  of 2022, we travelled through Spain from the north to the south and back, mainly inlands. The route we followed went through the regions: Castilla y León, Extremadura, Andalucía and Castilla-La Mancha.  We drove about 6.500 km during this trip, of which 4.000 km in Spain Photo series  We have published all photos of this journey on SmugMug. Together with the […]

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Spain

Country Series Spain This is the 5th publication in our country series. Our intention is to share with you in one page our relation with the pertinent country. Our relationship with Spain Looking back, we’ve been to Spain quite many times. I don’t count the two holidays I (Adriaan) spent as an 18- 19-year-old in Benidorm and Lloret da Mar. Beach and going out, that was it. The first time we went to Spain together was in the spring of […]

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