Scenes of Spain Photo Essay

Spain is such a beautiful and fascinating country. I share these photos to give you an idea of the kinds of things you can see in this Mediterranean country if you ever get a chance to visit it. Amazing churches, beautiful bodies of water, impressive castles, awe-inspiring palaces, interesting traditions, stunning architecture, fun festivals and delicious food. This sunny and warm country has it all!

The Alcazar palace in Sevilla, in southwestern Spain
Mosque and cathedral of Cordoba, in south central Spain
Guadalest reservoir, in the province of Alicante
Roman aqueduct in Segovia, in northwestern Spain
Alcazar of Segovia, a medieval castle in Castile and Leon region
Water fountain in the gardens of the Alhambra, in Grenada, in southeastern Spain
Albufera National Park, near Valencia
Seafood paella in Valencia, the third largest city in Spain
Crevillent Tea House in Alicante province in the Valencia community
Roman theater in Cartegena, in the Murcia region of Southeast Spain
Bateria de Castillitos, a Spanish fortress southwest of Cartegena
From Santa Barbara Castle looking down to Alicante’s harbor on the Mediterranean Sea
Cathedral Church of Saint Mary in Murcia, southeastern Spain
Santuario de Santa María Magdalena, a church on a hill in Novelda, in Alicante province
The New Cathedral in Salamanca, in northwest Spain
View from above the Old Cathedral in Salamanca
The old part of the city of Orihuela, at the base of the Sierra de Orihuela mountains, during a medieval festival
Painting on a mountain near Elche, in the province of Alicante
Tapas in Torrevieja, Alicante province
Easter parade in Lorca, in the region of Murcia in southeast Spain
Embalse del Portillo in Castril, in the province of Granada
Tombs in Torrevieja decorated on All Saints Day
Boats moored beside Tabarca Island, in Alicante province
Cuenca’s famous hanging houses in central Spain

15 thoughts on “Scenes of Spain Photo Essay

  1. Lovely photos and memories. I have been to many of those places including Grenada where we met all those years ago at the youth hostel!

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  2. Love all the photos Nancy, are you travelling around a lot lately or are they old photos as well. We have been to some of the places, all beautiful.

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  3. Nancy, so glad that you folks are seeing all the wonderful and ancient sites in Spain. I look forward so much to your blog posts. Best, Noel

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