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"In Avila and Segovia both, I noticed..." Segovia Local Custom Tip by morgane1692

Segovia Local Customs: 11 reviews and 12 photos

  a snack within a wall!
by morgane1692
 
 

the habit of using raisins in the concrete mix used to keep the stone walls together. A tradition unique to medieval southwestern Europe, I think, but it looks good. That's what counts. And the fact that the raisins have lasted for so many years now, right? ;-D

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  • Updated Oct 21, 2003
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“either take the buffet, or you are stupid!”

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