These trees (Pinus longaeva) are the oldest known living trees on earth. Here in the White Mountains, the ancient trees have survived more than 40 centuries, exceeding the age of the oldest Giant Sequoia by yrs.
*GRANADA, SPAIN ~ Three bridges cross the ravine of Tablate, this is the middle. Nazari below the bridge and modern bridge over the highway. An emblematic place with history and tradition in the municipality of Pinar in the Lecrin Valley.
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Menuda vida ésta...: Mi blog de fotografía: La Alhambra - Palacios Nazaríes
The evocative Castillo de Loarre (Huesca, #Spain) broods above the southern plains across which Islamic raiders once rode. Raised in the 11th century by Sancho III of Navarra and Sancho Ramírez of Aragón, its resemblance to a crusader castle has considerable resonance with those times. It starred in the film Kingdom of Heaven (though the film is set in 12th-century France) . There's a labyrinth of dungeons, tunnels and two towers offering magnificent views.
Vista de Los Urros,with Picos de Europa behind .Over dogs every year are tortured to death in Spain. Dogs for hunting and Galgo races (Spanish Greyhounds). Hanged, thrown alive into wells or/and burned alive.