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5 Things To Do In Cartagena, Spain

Cartagena is a Spanish city in the Murcia Region of Spain.  Located on Mediterranean coast in south eastern Spain, Cartagena is a major naval station. Cartagena was founded by the Carthaginians around 227 BC.  It has been inhabited for over two millennia.  Over its long history it has been inhabited by Romans, Vandals, Visigoths, Byzantines, and Moors.  Each culture left their mark on this city so you will see  ancient Roman ruins to art nouveau architecture. Cartagena is a small city ...

6 Things to See & Do In and Around Malaga, Spain

Malaga is a port city in Spain's famed Costa del Sol.  Founded in the 8th. Century BC, Malaga is one of the oldest Mediterranean seaports and one of the oldest cities in the world. Malaga has hosted a variety of civilizations starting with the Phoenicians who founded the first settlement they called Malaka.  It has been ruled by Romans, Arabs, and Christians.  Malaga's checkered past is reflected in the city's landmarks.  In Malaga you'll find the ruins of a Roman Theater, a 10th-century ...

Barcelona – 10 Things Not to Miss in Barcelona

Barcelona is the cosmopolitan capital of the Catalonia region of Spain.  Barcelona is known for its architecture and art, and of course Catalan cuisine which is not the same as Spanish cuisine. Located on the Mediterranean Sea, Barcelona is blessed with sub-tropical climate and is pleasant year round.  It is a favorite port for cruise ships on the Med route.  It's a lively city filled with whimsical architecture, world class sports venues (it did host the 1992 Summer Olympic Games), ...