La Alcarria

Lavander fields in Brihuega, La Alcarria region, Guadalajara, Spain Campos de Lavanda acariciados por el sol del atardecer en un paraje de La Alcarria.

Ancient roots

Founded in the 3rd century B.C., Anuradhapura was a Ceylonese political and religious capital that flourished for 1,300 years and was abandoned after an invasion in 993. Hidden away in dense jungle for many years, the splendid site, with its palaces, monasteries and monuments, is now accessible once again. I was strongly surprised by the great …