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JEREZ, THE INVISIBLE FRONTIER

Jerez de la Frontera, one spring morning, two glass of wine on our table, the taste of the Atlantic Ocean and the scent of Andalusia. Thank you for being with me in this region of Spain. The winter, as always happens was humid and temperate, but we can expect a hot and dry summer, and that is why I have ...

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WATERLOO: A DREAM, LIGHT STILL NOT DISSOLVED

Welcome to Waterloo. As you see, it is a Belgian city of Wallonia. His fame is linked to an ancient battle between Napoleon Bonaparte and the seventh European coalition, which met once more against him. That bloody event took place June 18, 1815, and marked the final defeat of the imperial dream of the French general that the British called ...

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PAMUKKALE: no, it is not a Cotton Castle

No, it is not a castle of cotton, you’re with me, in Pamukkale, Turkey in the south-west, but if you want we can call this place by its old name: Hierapolis, the ancient Roman city, the one where earthquakes have produced countless, but also a benefit: the birth of the hot springs, where the water-rich limestones has painted the mountain ...

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TRAVEL IN THE EMOTIONS OF THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE: SECOND TOUR

56 km in an hour and a half:  Pesaro, Villa Imperiale, Fiorenzuola, Gradara Tavullia, Borgo Santa Maria, Ginestreto, Candelara, Novilara, Trebbiantico, Great Wall, Pesaro. PESARO: May to July, every Sunday / visit the Doge’s Palace – From June 6 to September 26, every Wednesday afternoon , the Imperial Villa opens to the public – Cathedral / With a huge mosaic ...

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TANZANIA: PHOTO TOUR

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ELBA ISLAND, ITALY: Three bees buzzing again

It is an island from the wide sandy bays, with a stretch of south-western coast that invites you to put your swimsuit for a dip in the sea. You’ll have to remember that that area is very popular with tourists, those like you who are attracted by the beauty of the “Costa del Sol”. If, however, you will want to ...

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ASSISI, ITALY: The extraordinary life of an ordinary man

Giotto was an Italian painter, and in the years between 1296 and 1300, he has made ​​over the walls of a basilica, the particular series of frescoes that you’re watching, along with me. It is not necessary to imagine the face of the man made a saint by the Pope, and even you will need to ask yourself the questions ...

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MONDAVIO, ITALY: where time seems to stand still

Mondavio is a small town in central Italy, in the province of Pesaro and Urbino. It is situated on a hill between two rivers, a pleasant place where time seems to stand still, retaining for its visitors beautiful monuments and a magical atmosphere, especially in summer, when the middle of August you can see a special commemoration historical era costumes, ...

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HOLLAND, KINDERDIJK: In the concert of windmills

The windmill is built to harness the energy of the wind, and it creates mechanical energy, one that in the eighteenth century, around Kinderdijk, was used by its nineteen mills to handle the water, avoiding the recurrent floods. The origin of the windmills is old, but all of them had something similar: usually they grind flour and were placed on ...

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Zanzibar All Scents Of Life

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