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Posts Tagged ‘jaen’

Baeza & Ubeda

Baeza & Ubeda

Here are a few photos from a day trip we took to Baeza and Ubeda, two UNESCO World Heritage Site towns in Jaen province. These photos, I’m afraid, don’t nearly do justice to the place. Still, I think you’ll enjoy looking.


Los Hermanos Carvajales

Los Hermanos Carvajales

I hope you like stories. Specifically, I hope that you like legends. I’m kind of a sucker for tall tales. They tell you a lot about a place. Spain is absolutely full of them, once you start looking. I guess it comes from being such an old country with an already romantic history. A lot […]


An Upgrade and an Update

An Upgrade and an Update

You may notice a few changes around here. I just finished a much-needed overhaul of the website to streamline everything. Edit one: The site looks a lot better (I think, I hope) because I didn’t design this template. Edit two: It works in Internet Explorer. Welcome, people stuck in the past! Edit three: The blog […]


Graffiti in Europe is Always Better

Graffiti in Europe is Always Better

Feria San Lucas, Jaén

Feria San Lucas, Jaén

This is a HUGE festival here… It runs for a little over a week, all day and all night. Buses from all over the province stop at the fairground itself, which is just acres and acres of games, rides, food, and dance clubs. We went out on Saturday, saw the parade and then went out […]


Jamón, Más o Menos

Jamón, Más o Menos

We’re here!