Spain - Portugal

04-27 September 2023


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Ávila, Spain



Church of Santa Teresa

Parador of Ávila

El Barco de Ávila, 14th century bridge

Castle of Valdecorneja



La Alberca




Parador of Ciudad Rodrigo

Goat chesses


View of the Ciudad Rodrigo area from the Parador

Train station vilar Formoso, Portugal


In Viseu

Dolmen Cunha Baixa


Parador of Casa de Ínsua, Portugal

Chapel at the Parador

Santuary of Our Lady of Remédios (Cures), Lamego

Tiles on landing leading up to the Sanctuary. There are 600 steps leading up to the sanctuary.


Church of Santa Cruz, Coimbra


Folk dancers arriving at the Plaza de Santa Cruz

Fado singer

Hotel we stayed at in 1979

Conimbriga Roman city ruins


Tomar, Portugal


Batahla Monastry


Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fátima


One location where Angel of Peace appeared

Second location where Angel of Peace appeared

Chapel of Apparitions

Mom´s rosary, Church of Our Lady of Fátima

Convent of Christ and castle from the hotel

Templar built Church of Saint Mary of Olival


Templar built Almourol Castle


3ft wide, no rails


Thomar hotel

At Convent of Christ

Convent of Christ. Knights Templar/Order of Christ headquarters in Portugal


Aqueduct that carried water of the convent

Alcobaca Monastery




Casa de Relogio, Óbidos

Óbidos Castle


Drying fish, Nazaré



Chapel of Memories



Church of Souls, Porto

San Bento train station


Canned fish at the market


18th century Church of Saint Ildefonso

Looking down at Ribeira pier


Church of Carmo

Ribeira pier


Ramos Pinto winery

Company logo was used by the squadron I flew with out of Rota.

Parador de Tui, Spain

Unique Camino de Santiago seen on the trip

Parador de Baiona

Parador and walls of the Castle of Monterreal

Reproduction of Columbus' ship Pinta

Puebla de Sanabria and 12th century Church of Santa Mará de Azogue


Castle of Benavente, Puebla de Sanabria


Coca Castle, Coca

Royal Palace and gardens of La Granja of San Ildefonso

Newly renovated Puerta del Sol, Madrid

Fernando Botero´s, Lady With Mirror

Hotel Europa from El Corte Inglés

Naval museum, Madrid

Downspout covers

Two weddings in Coimbra and one in Alcobaca

A Guarda and Castro Santa Trega, Spain


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