Stamford FC U12 Travel Soccer headed to East Regional in Virginia
Quality Touch —formerly Quick Strike — is a Stamford-based soccer academy that Jason Segovia started with his late brother Keith Segovia (cancer) and has grown the last six years with technical director Antony Wilshaw. The partnership between Quality ...
Segovia: an easy day trip from Madrid, Spain | Stuff.co.nz
Walt Disney is said to have modelled Sleeping Beauty's castle in Disneyland on Segovia's Alcazar. As we approach the turreted building the resemblance is ...
Five Tips to Mix and Match Travel Photos
Puebla De Sanabria is a great over night stop over if you are driving from Madrid to Santiago De Compostela to break up the long drive. The second image is only about an hour's drive from Madrid in a town called Segovia where you can have lunch next to ...
Sercotel Infanta Isabel Hotel
In the centre of Segovia, seconds from the cathedral (the last substantial Gothic building in Spain), minutes from the Roman aqueduct, and looking out on the cafés and bars of the Plaza Mayor. The hotel is a 15-minute taxi ride from the AVE railway ...
Katie Arnold's Spain Experience
I even spent most of my winter break trying to prepare myself by reading travel tips on Pinterest, browsing my future neighborhood on Google Maps, and asking teammate Jen Tordella (who did the same program last year) a billion questions. While that may ...
This Castle Is so Magical It Inspired Walt Disney — and You Can Climb Its Tower
Enter Alcázar de Segovia, a castle in Segovia, a historic town in central Spain's Castile and León region a little over an hour northwest of Madrid. Take one look at its blue-gray turrets, protruding fortress, and rocky cliff foundation, and just try ...
Making a pig of yourself in succulent Segovia: Steep streets, culinary craft and ghosts of the past in central Spain
You can imagine the dish — cochinillo asado — being eaten by peasant farmers who would plough and heave the earth in fields around Segovia from before dawn until after dusk. They would rightly wolf down their suppers to the last trotter. But what of ...
Jordan Weir's Study Abroad Experience in Madrid - Washington ...
Basketball student-athlete Jordan Weir '18 studied abroad in Madrid, Spain, during the spring semester. She recaps her experience here: I was fresh out of the ...
The City Paper Bogota
Meaningful travel in Colombia and plenty of mysterious tombs
The City Paper Bogota
Whether you have only a few weeks to travel or can take puente getaways, I hope two main takeaways from my travels can help you enjoy more engaging trips, such as follow the festivals, and sprinkling smaller towns into your itinerary. Colombia ranks as ...
20 amazing places in Spain that the British haven't discovered yet
“Go to Segovia for one single stunning Roman view, and a spectacular piece of Roman engineering,” advises Mary Beard, the broadcaster and classicist. “The huge aqueduct, built at the end of the first century AD, on a series of double-decker arches ...
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