Growing Pains

So, you know, I got to thinking about this whole Spanish historical sites blog concept and came to a conclusion:  ‘What the hell do you really know about Spain anyway?’  ‘You’ve never been there, you just pore over tons of information, scour Google Earth obsessively (to a point of knowing what the towns look like very well) and read the historical pages.’  Certainly I have read and read, pored and clicked, but what do I really know?  Jack shit. 

That forced me to reappraise exactly what I wanted my blog to be.  I want it to be a guide for how I approach my own visit(s) to Spain in the future.  A How-to, a Coast Pilot, a What to Expect When You’re Touring Spain.  So, that’s what it will be.  A guide for me.  If someone else wants to glean info from it, I hope it helps.

As I have said before, I have studied up on Catalunya the most and that is where I intend to go first.  I will start there, but I am not sure if I should start my blog alphabetically, or start in a certain section and work my way up and over, or out and down, etc.  Just doing Catalunya’s resources should take about a year.  There is just so much to do and see.  It’s really a beautiful place, and very rich with heritage sites.

I really just can’t wait to go there.


About dendrobiem

Into: ancient history, horses, dogs, birds, nature, gardening, futbol (soccah!), baseball, hockey, rugby, working hard, buying shoes. Not into: purses, angry people, bosses with inferiority complexes, eating eel, people who abuse their children, people who refuse to recycle because of conspiracy theories, who should team up with the folks who don't buy any organic product because of a news report about some organic labeling being inaccurate. Definitely not into Tr*mp
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