The betrayal of Count Don Julian


By the end of the seventh century the Visigothic Kingdom was debating its usual and bloody struggles for power. King Égica tried to avoid the Germanic custom of choosing monarchs, trying to secure the throne for his son Witiza. For […]

Aliatar’s Horse


As we explained in the story of the infatuation between Sultan Muley Hacen and his prisoner Isabel de Solis (known as Zorayda), this king of Granada wanted to favour the children he had with his beloved second wife. Before the […]

Lagoons of La Mancha where to watch birds


The high temperatures that have affected Europe during 2016 delayed the migration of birds from northern Europe to the warm places of southern Europe and neighbouring Africa. The rains of autumn brought water to the lagoons and groves of La […]