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5 of the best visits…

As we come to the end of a year full of exciting new travel stories, it is time that we shared 5 of our best experiences… On a recent press trip to Toulouse, Midi-Pyrénées where violet is the emblem, Alexandra was given … Continue reading

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A Roman Engineering Feat in Segovia, Spain

When travelling home from Abadia Retuerta LeDomane, en route to Madrid, I stopped off in the ancient city of Segovia for a brief moment to marvel at one of the most incredible engineering projects I have ever seen. The Roman Aqueduct … Continue reading

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Unexpected architecture – a delight for the senses

The good thing about travelling is that you come across so many innovative buildings by surprise – architecture both new and old – which tends to inspire and amaze in equal measure. On a recent trip to Abadia Retuerta LeDomaine, … Continue reading

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In the Frame: LeDomaine

You can’t beat a good sunrise and those at Abadia Retuerta LeDomaine are sensational and differ day by day.  Even better when the sun rises relatively late in the day! These are two of my favourite images of the property … Continue reading

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Every hotel should have a stork’s nest ….

The winery estate of Abadia Retuerta LeDomaine, Valladolid, Spain, which opened as a hotel on 22nd March 2012, has a rather unique selling point for bird lovers everywhere.  On the bell tower of the former Santa Maria de Retuerta Abbey, there … Continue reading

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Sunrise at LeDomaine, near Valladolid, Spain

Sometimes – as a trainee photographer as I term myself – we hit pay dirt with a few snaps and for once I was happy with a capture of the sunrise at the historic medieval winery estate, Abadia Retuerta LeDomaine, … Continue reading

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