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SPAIN including Tenerife

Location - Western Europe; Capital - Madrid; Population - 46 million; Currency - Euro MORE SPAIN

I went back to Fuengirola in 1996 to work at the Irish Bar I'd been at 2 years before, and went on to Tenerife in search of a cushy job. Thanks to my Dad for most of these as I hardly took any photos.


spainnoteSpain's former currency, the Peseta










euroSpain has now switched to the Euro










spa11Back at the Cottage Bar in Fuengirola



spa5Fuengirola's castle



benal01Benalmadena beach, Costa del Sol

















benalmarina1 The marina at Benalmadena
















benalmarina2Another view of Benalmadena marina



BenalpuebloBenalmadena pueblo



tener1Playa de las Americas on the south coast of Tenerife - I got a job helping build a swimming pool. Bar work's far better















tener2Playa de las Americas, Tenerife

















Tener3Mount Teide is a dormant volcano in the centre of Tenerife, and at 3718 metres is the highest mountain in Spain


tener9Take the Teleferico del Teide up to the volcano's upper station - Tenerife



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