Around the Murcia Region of Spain.

Stock Photography By Mel Beasley

The first of what will be a growing collection of photos from Murcia, the region where I live. They feature mostly Alhama De Murcia, our nearest town, but also a few of the Sierra Espuna and Aledo,

Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726500
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726499
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726498
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726497
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726496
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726495
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726494
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726493
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726492
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726491
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726490
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726489
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726488
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726487
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726486
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726485
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726484
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726483
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726482
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726481
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726480
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726479
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726478
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726477
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726476
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726475
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Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain
Natural Rock Formation,
#726474
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726473
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726472
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726471
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726470
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726469
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726468
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726467
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726466
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726465
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726464
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726463
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Murcia Region in Spring
Murcia Region in Spring
#726462
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726400
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726399
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726398
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726397
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Motorway to Totana
Motorway to Totana
#726396
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726395
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726394
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726393
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726392
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726391
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726390
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Condado De Alhama in Spring
Condado De Alhama in Spring
#726389
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726388
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726387
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726386
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726385
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726384
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726383
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726382
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Spring in Murcia
Spring in Murcia
#726381
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Breakfast Al Fresco.
Breakfast Al Fresco.
#725973
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Breakfast Al Fresco.
Breakfast Al Fresco.
#725971
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725970
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725969
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725968
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725967
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725966
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725965
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725964
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725963
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725962
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725960
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725959
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725958
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725955
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725954
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725953
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725952
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725948
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725947
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725946
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725945
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Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.
Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the
#725943
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725939
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725938
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725937
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725933
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725932
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725896
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725867
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Indian Fig Cactus, Opuntia ficus-indica. Plus palm tree.
Indian Fig Cactus, Opuntia
#725858
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725891
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725892
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725893
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725894
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725898
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725861
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725862
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725863
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725864
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725865
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725866
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725897
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725911
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725912
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725913
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725914
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725915
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725916
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725917
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725918
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725925
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725927
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725929
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725930
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Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.
Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia
#725931
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Image Details for Around the Murcia Region of Spain.

1. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

2. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

3. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

4. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

5. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures. It is quite steep, as well as hot. My wife takes a short pause on the way back down.

6. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

7. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

8. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

9. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

10. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

11. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

12. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

13. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

14. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

15. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

16. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

17. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

18. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

19. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

20. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

21. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

22. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

23. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

24. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

25. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

26. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

27. Natural Rock Formation, Bolnuevo, Spain. This bit of sandstone cliff has been eroded over a long period of time to produce these unique sculptures.

28. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

29. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

30. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

31. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

32. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

33. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

34. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region and some of the less public beaches are more rugged.

35. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region and some of the less public beaches are more rugged.

36. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

37. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region.

38. Murcia Region in Spring. Murcia like most of Spain is a mountainous region and some of the less public beaches are more rugged.

39. Murcia Region in Spring. Perhaps this church doubled as a defensive position, I can't think of any other reason it was built on this small hill. It is just outside the village of El Paraton.

40. Condado De Alhama in Spring. My wife getting back in the car after we stopped to take some landscape photos.

41. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

42. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

43. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

44. Motorway to Totana. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

45. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

46. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

47. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

48. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

49. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

50. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

51. Condado De Alhama in Spring. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

52. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

53. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

54. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

55. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

56. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

57. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades.

58. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades. Taken through the window of a derelict building

59. Spring in Murcia. Spring wildflowers around the urbanisation of Condado De Alhama after one of the wettest winters for decades. Taken through the window of a derelict building

60. Breakfast Al Fresco.. An elderly Spanish man still in his slippers has his breakfast and reads the paper outside a cafe in November in Alhama De Murcia.

61. Breakfast Al Fresco.. An elderly Spanish man still in his slippers has his breakfast and reads the paper outside a cafe in November in Alhama De Murcia.

62. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. This is taken in Aledo.

63. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is an attractive hilltop fortified town, located in a strategic position, 800 metres up in the Sierra Espuña, a town with a rich history due to the ròle played in battles for supremacy between the Moors and Christian knights. This building attracted me because of it's very simple but attractive sun dial.

64. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is an attractive hilltop fortified town, located in a strategic position, 800 metres up in the Sierra Espuña, a town with a rich history due to the ròle played in battles for supremacy between the Moors and Christian knights.

65. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is an attractive hilltop fortified town, located in a strategic position, 800 metres up in the Sierra Espuña, a town with a rich history due to the ròle played in battles for supremacy between the Moors and Christian knights. Tourist (My wife) with Freki, a former abandoned dog, rest on one of the benches.

66. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is an attractive hilltop fortified town, located in a strategic position, 800 metres up in the Sierra Espuña, a town with a rich history due to the ròle played in battles for supremacy between the Moors and Christian knights. Part of the church tower.

67. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is an attractive hilltop fortified town, located in a strategic position, 800 metres up in the Sierra Espuña, a town with a rich history due to the ròle played in battles for supremacy between the Moors and Christian knights.

68. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is an attractive hilltop fortified town, located in a strategic position, 800 metres up in the Sierra Espuña, a town with a rich history due to the ròle played in battles for supremacy between the Moors and Christian knights. View of the church.

69. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

70. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

71. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

72. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

73. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

74. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

75. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is a municipality in the Region of Murcia, southern Spain. It is home to a castle built during the early Middle Ages by the Moors, to command the Guadalentín valley. When the Taifa of Murcia was conquered by the Kingdom of Castile, it was assigned to the Order of Santiago, who renovated it and added the Torre del Homenaje. This is a narrow street in Aledo. Houses cling to the mountain side.

76. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

77. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

78. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

79. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

80. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Aledo is a municipality in the Region of Murcia, southern Spain. It is home to a castle built during the early Middle Ages by the Moors, to command the Guadalentín valley. When the Taifa of Murcia was conquered by the Kingdom of Castile, it was assigned to the Order of Santiago, who renovated it and added the Torre del Homenaje.

81. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

82. Sierra Espuna and Aledo in the Murcia region of Spain.. Sierra Espuña contains Murcia's largest extensions of forest, as well as being one of its most emblematic areas of outstanding natural beauty. Its modern verdure is due in large part to reforestation campaigns carried out towards the end of the 19th Century by Murcian philanthropist Ricardo Codorníu, known by the nickname the Tree Apostle. The districts bordering the area are Río Mula (Mula and Pliego) and Sierra Espuña (Alhama de Murcia, To

83. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Church in Alhama De Murcia's old town. Possibly a vestry with a domed roof nest to the church,

84. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Church in Alhama De Murcia's old town.

85. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Church with bell tower in Alhama De Murcia's old town.

86. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Flower covered boulevard in Alhama De Murcia with three pedestrians.

87. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Flower covered boulevard in Alhama De Murcia with three pedestrians.

88. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's, Guardia Civil station, Spanish National flag, Guardia Civil car

89. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Typical Spanish window bars. Said to be a cultural thing, it serves to keep burglars out.

90. Indian Fig Cactus, Opuntia ficus-indica. Plus palm tree.. Indian Fig Cactus, Opuntia ficus-indica. Also produces the Prickly Pear which I know from personal experience, never to touch. It is being used as a very high hedge and screen for privacy and to reduce traffic noise from a near by road.

91. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's town hall entrance.

92. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's Library in the old town.

93. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's town hall.

94. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's town hall.

95. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's town hall entrance,

96. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia, old town. This used to be the towns grain store.

97. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. One of the streets in the old town of Alhama De Murcia, in Spain's Murcia region.

98. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia, old town. This used to be the towns grain store. These are the original doors from the 18th Century.

99. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Old look out tower set in a mountain above the town. It has recently been spoiled by renovation and re-building.

100. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. One of the squares dotted about the town, with a small ornamental fountain. The town is associated with hot springs going back 3000 years.

101. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Coat of arms set above the old granary.

102. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's old town, facade, window grills,

103. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia's old town, a bit run down in places.

104. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Palm trees outside Alhama De Murcia's town hall.

105. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Alhama De Murcia, view looking from Place De Americas, mountains in the distance.

106. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. A street in Alhama De Murcia's old town.

107. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. A church in Alhama De Murcia.

108. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. A church in Alhama De Murcia.

109. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. A church in Alhama De Murcia.

110. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. A church in Alhama De Murcia.

111. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Statue of a hooded penitent, Spain is known especially for its Holy Week traditions or Semana Santa. The celebration of Holy Week regarding popular piety relies almost exclusively on the processions of the brotherhoods or fraternities. These associations have their origins in the Middle Age, but a number of them were created during the Baroque Period, inspired by the Counter-reformation and also during the 20th and 21st centuries. The membership is usually open to any Catholic person and family

112. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Old town street leading towards the look out tower on the mountain, some street vendors

113. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Three amigos, three friends, three old men sit and watch the world go by. Looks good in black and white or sepia.

114. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Three amigos, three friends, three old men sit and watch the world go by. Looks good in black and white or sepia.

115. Alhama De Murcia in the Murcia region of Spain.. Street vendor, selling pastries, with customers buying them.

 

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