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Through Spain and Portugal

by Peixotto, Ernest

  • 19 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain,
  • Portugal
    • Subjects:
    • Spain -- Description and travel.,
    • Portugal -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Title vignette; maps on lining-papers.

      Statementby Ernest Peixotto, illustrations by the author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP42 .P35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 281 p.
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6648381M
      LC Control Number22020738
      OCLC/WorldCa3746372

      Rome2rio makes travelling from Spain to Portugal easy. Rome2rio is a door-to-door travel information and booking engine, helping you get to and from any location in the world. Find all the transport options for your trip from Spain to Portugal right here. Otherwise, in Portugal, it is necessary to go to a railway station with an international ticketing facility. Ticket prices. Train travel in Portugal is not expensive in comparison with many European countries. Sample tourist class (2nd class) one way April

      Spain’s borders are open to European Union and Schengen-area countries, and travellers from the UK. See Entry requirements. Terrorists are likely to try to carry out attacks in Spain. It’s our first trip to Spain and Portugal, and we’re finding ourselves caught up in a whirlwind of visits to lovely local bakeries and wandering through seemingly endless city plazas full of history and monuments. We spent our first week in Madrid adjusting to the seven hour time change and touring its cobblestone streets.

        Recommended reading for visitors to Portugal, compiled by Michael Kerr by Lee Langley (Vintage) tells of a timeless romance sweeping through six centuries The 20 best books about Spain. Tips for Planning Travel to Spain. These tips are for first time travelers to Spain. Many seem obvious, but one is always surprised at questions new travelers ask in the Trip Advisor forums. One has to do some homework if one's trip will be one of pleasure and have less stress. 1. Buy a book about travel to Spain.


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