Music from Spain – Paco de Lucia

Paco de Lucia, born in 1947, is a great Spanish virtuoso flamenco guitarist from Andalusia. Here’s his great song “Rio Ancho”, with his group:

Listen to Tico Tico here

Almodovar’s castle

Castle of Almodóvar del Río. Cordoba. Spain. WU  PHOTO © Willy Uribe

The castle of Almodóvar del Río is a stronghold of Muslim origin in the town of Almodóvar del Río, Córdoba province. Previously, he was a Roman castro and the current building has definitely Arabic origin, from the year 760. Located at the top of a hill, with an altitude of 252 metres, the total surface area of the fortress occupies some 5,628 m2.