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Apr 18, 2010 - Jerez To Jerez

@@@@@@@ I titled this journal entry ‘Jerez to Jerez’ because the day’s drive saw us leaving Jerez de la Frontera, spending the day passing through some incredible scenery and delightful small towns in the autonomous region of Extremadura, right up against the border with Portugal, and spending the night not far from a town called Jerez de los Caballeros. Now that I know that ‘Jerez’ is the Spanish word for ‘sherry’, it strikes me as humorous that a city is known as ‘Sherry of the Frontier’ and another as ‘Sherry of the Cowboys’. As I...

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