Spanish Days -2

León,  A pleasantly surprising city in the north An eclectic mix of fashionistas, students, bourgeois and cool individuals in a lovely town. Clean streets, wide enough to let in the light. Gothic churches, cobbled plazas and old grand casas with family crests and coats of armour over the doorways. Chic women in heels meander and tattooed hipsters. Polite responsible citizens who instinctively know … Continue reading Spanish Days -2

Spanish Days -3

The wet raining countryside flashes past at train speed. The rivers are full and paddocks are full of golden wheat. Ploughed paddocks and the inevitable olive trees. Spain intrigues and frustrates me. Sometimes it is so difficult to be able to get around that is usually due to my lack of understanding ....