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Six Wineries

During our two week trek through Portugal, Spain and Italy, my brother Bill and I visited six wineries. We did our research before we left home and planned on stopping in on the more acclaimed wineries along our route.  Others … Continue reading

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Festival in Ronda, Spain: Feria Goyesca de Pedro Romero

By luck, or maybe my brother is a better planner than I am, we visited Ronda, Spain during the first week of September, right in the middle of one of the most important festivals that this town hosts each year. … Continue reading

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Copper Pot of Flowers

What used to be a casino in Lisbon is now home to two superb restaurants, a ballroom and a reception hall. This beautiful copper pot full of flowers decorated an open balcony door on the second floor lobby. It added … Continue reading

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Ginjinha

On my walking tour of Lisbon, our guide stopped at this famous little shop that sells ginjinha. Ginjinha or simply Ginja, is a portuguese liqueur made by infusing ginja berries, (sour cherry)in alcohol and adding sugar together with other ingredients. … Continue reading

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Best Wishes

While squeezing my way through the ancient cobblestone streets of Ronda, Spain in our tiny rented Fiat pillbox of a car, I came upon this couple posing for their wedding pictures. As I grabbed my camera and rolled down the … Continue reading

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Bikers On Via Santa Maria

I arrived at the Leaning Tower of Pisa around 9:00PM and loved the night exposures I was getting.  I did take my touristy, safety shots of the tower but then I quickly looked for the shots that others may pass up. … Continue reading

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Father and Daughter

Tourists. Father and Daughter. Lisbon, Portugal Originally from Bosnia, this Father/Daughter duo was on my walking tour of Lisbon. She immigrated to Vermont several years back, works as a dental hygienist and was able to help her father immigrate to … Continue reading

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