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ROERMOND A JOURNEY BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH

You do not have to go far to find special places. I live near Roermond, I regularly go there, but I’ve never seen the city after this walk. Last Wednesday I walked with Volksuniversiteit in Roermond, it was very…

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WHAT YOU SHOULD NOT MISS IN MADRID

Madrid is a beautiful city, full of special places, good weather and good food, nice and you want to return there. I want to recommend my favorite spots, what you should not miss in Madrid. 1. Spectacular views. –…

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OSBORNE BULL

What is the Osborne bull? If you’re traveling through the Spanish country you see huge black silhouettes, this is the Osborne bull. There are 92 bulls placed in different areas of Spain. The bulls are 14 meters high. It…

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SUNSET

Last summer we were in La Mancha, in the town of Chinchilla del Monte-Aragón. A very nice village, located on the top of a hill with a medieval castle and a wonderful view over the area. The sunset is amazing.…

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DON QUIJOTE IN LA MANCHA, A PLACE FOR LUNATICS?

“Don Quijote needed this horizon, earth without roads, because the whole earth is the way. This land without directions, so you can go in all directions, without taking a route. A furrowed land of adventure … Don Quijote needed…

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ELEPHANTS TRUMPETING IN AMSTERDAM

Each city has its own sound, cars, motorcycles, people. In Amsterdam you can hear the bells of bicycles, tinkle of the trams and the squeal as they the tram moves trough the curve. In the Plantage area (center-east Amsterdam)…

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MATADERO MADRID, CENTER CONTEMPORARY CREATIONS

If you go to Madrid you should go to the Matadero. There are two reasons, its surprising architecture and cultural activities. The Matadero has become a modern, typical city landscape. It is a combination of architecture from the early…

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THE “SAINTS” MARKETS OF MADRID

The outdoor markets in Spain, began to be covered in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth. These Municipal markets were often made with steel constructions, structures, this material, iron was new for architecture, rectangular on the sides. It…

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FROM MADRID TO HEAVEN

Madrid is one step from heaven. The slogan says it all, “from Madrid to heaven.” For its beauty, but there are other interpretations, you can not die in peace without to know the city. It seems that in the…

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