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Unknown destination

To be perfectly honest, I don’t think I had ever heard of Ponta Delgada until we had booked our transatlantic cruise, and in my ignorance, I thought this “island” (belonging to Portugal) was just off the Portuguese coast. Ah well it … Continue reading

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Simply wonderful

Limoges is an easy 45 minute drive from our house in Argenton-sur-Creuse, France. (Unfortunately there is no direct train route, and would necessitate travelling in the opposite direction to Chateauroux to make the connection, making it impractical for a day trip.) We will always remember Limoges for … Continue reading

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We used to go to church on Sundays

Any day is a good day to visit beautiful old churches – and we certainly saw a lot of them on our recent European trip. The opulence and wealth on display strikes me as contrary to the heart of Christianity, … Continue reading

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In search of the Holy Grail

Located in the Plaza de la Virgen, Valencia, Spain, the ornate 13th century gothic style cathedral, (simply called Catedral de Valencia), is well worth a look… especially if you are interested in seeing the Holy Grail – the goblet out … Continue reading

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