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Day: May 27, 2019

Visiting a rastro

Visiting a rastro

What is a rastro? A rastro is nothing more than a second-hand store. Rastro is the Spanish word for “track”. And there are user tracks on second-hand items. Reusing furniture and other items is very common here in Spain. If you want to get rid of your old furniture, you can simply put it on the street. It is often taken by someone within a few hours. In La Nucia also many people drive around in vans scouring all neighborhoods…

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Fashion and art in Altea

Fashion and art in Altea

The beauty of Altea Because I live so close to the old town of Altea, I often go there. Altea is also the most beautiful town on the Costa Blanca with its picturesque, small, white streets in the old center. These streets eventually all lead to the church with the blue dome, the Parroquia De Nuestra SeƱora Del Consuelo. Earlier I wrote about the old center of Altea. But because Altea is so special, I like to dedicate a blog…

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