Long Meg and her Daughters. The Second Largest Stone Circle in the United Kingdom / David Hopcroft

Our last visit to a stone circle seems to be many moons ago so it was nice to get up on the hills in Cumbria and see the second largest stone circle in the United Kingdom. The whole structure is a circle with a diameter of around 140 metres. Named Long Meg and her daughters …

Exploring Castillo de Loarre | Huesca, Spain | Flor Lepervanche

The castle of Loarre, located in Huesca (Spain), is the best Romanesque fortress in Europe. One of the oldest in Spain. It was built in the most dangerous moments of the reconquest, in the eleventh century, when the Christian kingdoms would have passed to the south of the peninsula. Sancho III, king of Navarre, ordered …

Night Walking Tour of Jewish Quarters of Sagunto | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | #semahdevalencia

Another adventure in our quest for Sephardic heritage was to do a night walking tour in the narrow streets of the old Jewish Quarters of Sagunto. Night tour of the Jewish quarter of Sagunto. After the assault on the Jewish quarter of Valencia in 1391, the Saguntine aljama took over from Valencia and became the …

Learning in Berlin, Germany | Charlottenburg Palace | Flor Lepervanche | #Europe2016

Charlottenburg Palace is one of the landmarks of Berlin. [ESP] Palacio de Charlottenburg es uno de los lugares emblemáticos de Berlín. Gardens of Charlottenburg Palace. The garden was designed in 1697 in baroque style by Simeon Godeau who had been influenced by André Le Nôtre, designer of the gardens at Versailles. Godeau's design consisted of …