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Inside a Spanish castle

Inside a Spanish castle

Marty’s photo of the day #2558: I will let a short excerpt from my first book, Cool Creatures, Hot Planet: Exploring the Seven Continents, explain this shot from Spain: If medieval real estate agents existed, they would have listed the Castillo de Monfragüe as a “starter castle.” Built in the fifteenth century, it was much […]

Rio Tajo River Valley

Rio Tajo River Valley

Marty’s photo of the day #1665: Yesterday I posted a photo of my wife, Deb, standing on the roof of an abandoned castle in western Spain. As promised, this photo shows what she was looking at: the Rio Tajo River Valley. You can see why someone would have built the castle where they did. If […]

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