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The best thing to see in the Alcazar of Segovia, medieval castle and Royal palace
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The best thing to see in the Alcazar of Segovia, medieval castle and Royal palace

Alcazar de Segovia from the Eresma River Along with the Roman Aqueduct and the cathedral, the Alcazar is, without a doubt, one of the essential visits on your excursion to Segovia, in the surroundings of Madrid. This historic castle, which was also a royal palace, has its main attraction in its majestic location on the top of a rocky hill through which the historic city of Segovia extends.

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Coast to Coast (1) - 4 aspects to take into account when planning the trip

You have to know how to enjoy the road when traveling from coast to coast When planning our trip from coast to coast through the United States and Canada, there are four important aspects that we had to take into account beforehand. Mentalization As a fundamental requirement for the success of this trip, it is important to be aware that happiness is on the road, not on the goal.
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This was the visit of the National Mall monuments in Washington

Lincoln Memorial in the National Mall of Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranc For our visit to Washington, on the coast-to-coast trip through the United States, we had a reservation to stay at the Ramada Inn motel in College Park near the federal capital. But before we had to travel 254 kilometers from Lancaster, where we left at 08:30 hours.
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Coast to Coast (9) - Visit of the Amish community in Lancaster County

Amish Community in Lancaster County in Pennsylvania - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Our next stage of the coast-to-coast journey through the United States and Canada takes us from Edison to Lancaster County, already in Pennsylvania, with the aim of visiting the Amish community . We have arrived in Lancaster around 1 pm, and after making a brief stop at the motel, we have toured various places in the area, such as local craft centers, such as Amish crafts and culture.
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Coast to Coast (3) - Arrival in New York and start of the trip

Chevrolet Impala, rented car for the trip from Coast to Coast through the United States - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Our trip from coast to coast through the United States we started arriving very early to the airport of Barcelona, ​​to take the plane that takes us to the Newark airport In New York . It was a quiet and punctual flight, and we arrived in Newark at 14 local hours, after eight and a half hours of flight.
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Coast to Coast (7) - Asbury Park and the Stone Pony of Bruce Springsteen

The Stone Pony, Bruce Springsteen's icon bar in Asbury Park in New Jersey At this start of our coast-to-coast journey through the United States, and after visiting Philadelphia in the morning, we have headed to Asbury Park, which is 125 km away, relatively close to New York. Asbury Park is a coastal town on the Atlantic Ocean in New Jersey, with a fairly attractive wooden boardwalk and a wide beach.
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Chronicle of a coast-to-coast trip through the United States and Canada

Salvador and Aurora in Monument Valley in Arizona - Photo: Salvador Samaranch I am pleased to announce that in Guias Travel to the United States s the publication of the chronicle of a great coast-to-coast trip through the United States and Canada begins, round trip . To do this, I welcome my friend Salvador Samaranch, who in summer 2010 made this trip, with a duration of 64 days, covering more than 18.
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Coast to coast (16) - In what kind of restaurants eat on the road during the trip

Establishment Cracker Barrel on the road to Nashville For our coast-to-coast trip through the United States, when organizing daily habits, we had already excluded the selection of restaurants with a certain name. But there is still a double aspect to consider. First, we had to decide what was the option of restaurants that we were going to use the most, if we went to establishments where we should make and pick up the order at a counter, such as the Taco Bell, Subway or McDonalds, or choose to sit like some Gentlemen and wait for them to come to serve us.
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Coast to Coast (15) - En route by road from Washington to Nashville

Road to Nashville on the coast-to-coast trip through the United States Today we left the hotel very early, around 7 in the morning, because we had almost 1,100 kilometers ahead until we reached Nashville, on our coast-to-coast trip through the United States and Canada . In the morning, with all the sun on us, we had to stop several times to walk, have some coffee and / or Coca Cola, and even sleep for a while, because I was drowsy.
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This is the visit of Nashville, temple of country music

Country music atmosphere in Nashville in Tennessee On our coast-to-coast trip through the United States we arrived in Nashville, capital of the state of Tennessee, although the most populous is Memphis. Nashville is located on the banks of the Cumberland River and is often known as Music City, since it has always had a strong musical implantation along with an important record industry.
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Coast to Coast (12) - Photo Gallery of the Arlington Cemetery in Washington

Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch One of the most intense visits in Washington during the coast-to-coast trip through the United States and Canada has been the Arlington Cemetery. As a preview of the chronicle, here is a photo gallery of the Arlington Cemetery. Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Kennedy Tomb at Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Kennedy Tomb at Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Arlington Cemetery in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch Cemetery Monument of Arlington in Washington - Photo: Salvador Samaranch USEFUL SERVICES for your TRIP <>
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This is the visit of Graceland, Elvis Prestley's mansion and museum

Tomb of Elvis Prestley in Graceland in Memphis In Memphis, a city of the State of Tennessee located next to the Mississippi River, the main tourist attraction is Graceland, the place where Elvis Presley lived and is buried. It should be noted that the city of Memphis is well known in the United States for blues music and barbecues.
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This is the visit of Nashville, temple of country music

Country music atmosphere in Nashville in Tennessee On our coast-to-coast trip through the United States we arrived in Nashville, capital of the state of Tennessee, although the most populous is Memphis. Nashville is located on the banks of the Cumberland River and is often known as Music City, since it has always had a strong musical implantation along with an important record industry.
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So are the roadside motels in the United States

Double room in a roadside motel in the United States On a coast-to-coast trip through the United States, or on a trip along the west coast, without a doubt the best lodging alternative we have is the roadside motels. But how are the motels we found on the route? The motels are usually found in the service areas of the roads or the access to the different towns.
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