Cheryl Koshuta

Aware Life, Midlife, Good Life

Living with Zest and Deliberation


Beneath the Surface in Spain

Typical courtyard in a Spanish hotel--Casa De Poeta in Seville.

Typical courtyard in a Spanish hotel–Casa De Poeta in Seville.

Traveling makes me realize how little I know. Take,¬†for example, the Catalans, Andalusians, and Moors. Familiar terms to me, but after a few weeks in Spain, it was clear my knowledge barely qualified as superficial. With this admission, my European readers are probably wondering about my travel credentials. My other international readers are certain I know even less about their countries. My American readers are likely nodding in agreement with my ignorance, except for those who have been to Spain or were history majors. (more…)