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Skopje, Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia or is it Macedonia, no it’s North Macedonia.
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Good news, Austrian Airlines loads passengers from the inside out.  Window, then middle, then isle seat.  Pretty cool, but disheartening if you have an isle seat and don’t know why...
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Barcelona. Again.
Way back in June, I came to Barcelona, with the wide-eyed hope of an Ohio State Fair beauty queen first arriving in Hollywood.  I’m going to make it here!  But… No need to...
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Guggenheim Bilbao
Bilboa & San Sebatián
Basque Country Heading north from Valladolid, I first went to Bilboa and then San Sebastián.  Approaching Bilbao, the terrain changes from rolling plains to fairly rugged mountains. ...
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Sorry.  The story of Valladolid doesn’t have ancient Iberian tribes or Romans.  It was founded in the 11th century, was the capital of Spain for a time, kings were born here,...
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Seville and the Real Alcázar
Ah, Seville.  The capital of Andalucía.  That old Iberian town.  A Roman port on the Guadalquivir River; access to the Atlantic. Seat of power for the Abbadid and Almohad...
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