Monthly Archive: August 2017


A message I posted on a TripAdvisor forum about my stay in a Madrid apartment

I recently blogged about a visit I made to Madrid this Summer with my two teenage children. The purpose of that bulletin was to highlight some interesting things to do in Spain’s capital city with...

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Where they buried Francisco Franco, Spain’s dictator from 1939-1975

Today we delve into Spain’s history. This is the Valley of the Fallen, or Valle de los Caídos. It is situated close to Madrid, a little to the north west. Only rarely these days do...


Speekee works with Chromecast

I have to confess I had never heard of Chromecast until a customer asked me about its compatibility with Speekee, recently via Facebook. If you didn’t know what Chromecast was either here’s an image...

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