Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 28)

This photo was taken in the Jewish quarter in Girona, Spain.  It is one of the biggest and best preserved in Europe.

About TBM

TB Markinson is an American living in England. When she isn’t writing, she’s traveling the world, watching sports on the telly, visiting pubs, or reading. Not necessarily in that order.
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26 Responses to Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 28)

  1. Fergiemoto says:

    Awesome! Those steps seem to call out and invite you to climb them and explore.

  2. thirdeyemom says:

    We went to Girona but it was unfortunately when I was 12 weeks pregnant with my first child. I was so incredibly sick, couldn’t drink and had to use the restroom all the time. Plus those late night meal times didn’t work well for an expectant mama. I had been to spain a few times before when I was living and studying in France, but it was my husbands first time. The trip wasn’t too great but I do love Spain! Great photo!

    • TBM says:

      That is too bad that you were ill. It must be hard to travel while pregnant. If you go back, maybe you will be able to enjoy your time in Spain more. It is a lovely country.

      • thirdeyemom says:

        Yes I am sure I will. This was actually my fourth time to Spain so I did experience it when I was not struck with morning sickness! Oh well! We had planned that trip and weren’t expecting to be expecting so soon! I was lucky in that regard!

      • TBM says:

        I love Spain. I would love to go back. Hopefully both of us will visit again.

  3. Awesome shot! Any idea how old those buildings are?

    • TBM says:

      I’m not sure how old these buildings are, but I looked into it a little and the first families started to settle in Girona in the 9th century.

  4. niasunset says:

    This is great dear TBM, Thank you, with my love, nia

  5. wenriverop says:

    such a historical place.

  6. Novroz says:

    wow…it’s like being in mideaval movie

  7. fgassette says:

    Love the shot. Thanks for letting us experience this sight.

    BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!

  8. Nandini says:

    Mysterious and the welcoming history. 😀

  9. gageier says:

    Das ist ein super Foto ,ich liebe so enge Gassen und Aufgänge ,das ist so urig und geheimnissvoll,einen schönen Tag wünsche ich dir Klaus

  10. The Hook says:

    Gorgeous architecture….

  11. I remember visiting what’s called in Catalan the Call de Girona, or Jewish Quarter of Girona, when I took a day trip there from Barcelona in the summer of 1985. How quickly the years pass.

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