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People of Spain

Many of the people I came across in Spain were rude and unpleasant. In Barcelona, a hotel clerk responds to my Sunday request to fix a broken door with: “I’m sure it didn’t happen by itself” and “we’ll call someone to … Continue reading

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Ceramics of Spain

 As the Barcelona artist, Antoni Gaudi, knew well, beauty is in the details. The cities I visited in Spain have beautiful details, such as street names on ceramic plaques, historical plaques in ceramic and ceramic for the joy of it.  … Continue reading

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