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Monforte de Lemos

The town of Monforte de Lemos is situated in the Val de Lemos, a vast undulating plain in the south of Lugo province, Galicia. Regarded …

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The Monastery of Montederramo

Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra de San Mamede mountain range in the province of Ourense, is the town of Montederramo. Like many inland …

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Castelo de Monterreal

The seaside town of Baiona (Bayona), on the west coast of Galicia, is a modern resort with a long history. The earliest settlement dates back …

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Who's a pretty girl?

My question is prompted by the recent discovery of photos I once thought lost; in particular, a comical snap of a dear companion. The picture …

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Raquel Pena's flamenco dancers entertain the diners at Restaurante Rebate

One of the many wonderful things about living in Spain is that it’s a lot  cheaper to eat out than in the UK. And even …

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San Miguel de Montefurado

Ancient history indicates that the alluvial plains along the river Sil in Galicia were a rich source of gold. However; it wasn’t until the Roman …

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The Castle of Monterrey

The palace-fortress of Monterrey (O castello de Monterrei) occupies a commanding position on the outskirts of the city of Verín in the province of Ourense. During …

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Florez palace - O Castro

The town of O Barco (The Boat) is located in the province of Ourense in Galicia. It lies in the foothills of the Sierra de …

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Iglesia de San Juan

Portomarin is the most northerly town in the Ribeira Sacra: a region in Galicia famed for its excellent wine, historic heritage, and places of outstanding …

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