Category Archive: places

Madrid Sunset

Madrid Sunset

“Nobody goes to bed in Madrid until they have killed the night.” – Ernest Hemingway

 

Madrid Celebrates the Almudena

Madrid Celebrates the Almudena

“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” – Oprah Winfrey

 

Chulapas in Madrid

Chulapas in Madrid

“Well-behaved women seldom make history.” – Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

 

El Palacio de Cristal

El Palacio de Cristal

Our house is made of glass… and our lives are made of glass; and there is nothing we can do to protect ourselves. – Joyce …

 

Merida’s Roman Theatre

Merida’s Roman Theatre

“I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.”- Augustus

 

Guggenheim in Bilbao

Guggenheim in Bilbao

“Architecture arouses sentiments in man. The architect’s task therefore, is to make those sentiments more precise.” - Adolf Loos

 

Templo de Debod

Templo de Debod

“In a temple everything should be serious except the thing that is being worshiped” – Oscar Wilde

 

Preparation

Preparation

“There are only three sports: bullfighting, motor racing, and mountaineering; all the rest are merely games.” -Hemingway

 

Patience

Patience

“Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death…” -Hemingway

 

Las Ventas

Las Ventas

“‘Nobody ever lives their life all the way up except bull-fighters.’” – Hemingway