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The Immortal Story (1968) | Orson Welles’ mythical love story is a rare beauty

A sumptuous experience Time Out
Orson Welles wrote, starred, directed and narrated this 60-minute period drama on a shoestring for French TV, based on a novel by Isak Dinesen (the pseudonym for Danish author, Karen Blixen), whom he greatly admired, and who is best known for her autobiographical novel… 475 more words


Toasting to 30 in a Spanish Pueblo

It seems only fitting that after turning 20 living in Spain when I studied in Sevilla,  I would ring in my thirties living the Spanish life once again. 232 more words


Windows: Chinchón.

My friend Nacho (Hola Nachito!!!) wanted a B&W version…


Sal de la Cueva

The Day My Dreams Came True and Other Stories about my Familia Española

I’ll never forget the moment when my dreams came true.

The sun had just set in the middle of Sol, a tourist neighborhood of Madrid. 1,888 more words

Study Abroad

Weekly Photo Challenge: Converge - A Royal Palace in Spain

The Royal Palace of Aranjuez, Spain

On our way to Toledo a couple of days before the town of Aranjuez looked as though it might be worth a visit and as it was more or less on the way back to Madrid we decided to go there and see the Royal Palace.  36 more words


Madrid. City, province, autonomous community.

I’m just going to be flat-out honest. I do not like the city of Madrid. Part of the reason is while I like to visit big cities, living there is different. 1,102 more words