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Saturday, December 31, 2016

Australian War Memorial - Canberra, Australia

One of Australia's most popular museums can be found at the Australian War Memorial.

A visit to the mosaic Hall of the Memory and Commemorative Courtyard with its Roll of Honor is a moving and poignant experience, enhanced by the huge collection housed in the museum.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Plaza Mayor, Madrid

Plaza Mayor is a large square in central Madrid. It serves today as a meeting place for tourists and locals alike, and has played host to a variety of festivities throughout history, including bull fights, soccer matches, and executions during the Spanish Inquisition.

Las Ramblas - Barcelona, Spain

Las Ramblas, a series of 5 stretches of road that run through central Barcelona, is known collectively just as La Rambla. It's name comes from a stream (raml in Arabic) that used to run along the same path before the land was developed in the 14th century.

Alhambra and Generalife, Granada, Spain

The Alhambra is not only Spain’s greatest architectural treasure, but one of the world’s wonders. Walking past its austere exterior, a wonderland of musical fountains, cunningly devised gardens and finely carved palaces will be revealed to you.

Roman Bridge (Puente Romano), Cordoba, Spain

Several bridges traverse the Guadalquiver River as it weaves through the southern Spanish city of Córdoba, but one is more special than the others: the Roman Bridge, or Puente Romano.