sherry spanish: jerez is a fortified wine made from white grapes that are grown near the city of jerez de la frontera in andalusia, spain.sherry is produced in a variety of styles made primarily from the palomino grape, ranging from light versions similar to white table wines, such as manzanilla and fino, to darker and heavier versions that have been allowed to oxidise as they age in barrel .
he was known as the greatest horseman in méxico and became so renowned in battle during his youth that he acquired the nickname el dragón de hierro or 'the iron dragon' in spanish, 'dragon' and 'dragoon' both sound and are written exactly the same . he would go on to become agustín i, after being elected emperor of méxico. the political .
bilbao's iron ring spanish: cinturón de hierro, basque: bilboko burdin hesia , is a fortification around bilbao in the basque country, spain. it was constructed hurriedly by the basque government during the spanish civil war to help defend the city from the nationalist forces approaching as part of their war in the north campn.
el palacio de hierro el palacio de hierro s.a. de c.v. english: the iron palace is an upscale chain of department stores in mexico.the flagship store in polanco, mexico city, which the company calls 'el palacio de los palacios' 'the palace of all palaces' , reopened in 2016 after an extensive renovation of us$300 million and an expansion of 55,200 square metres 594,000 sq ft .
the roman catholic diocese of san cristóbal de la laguna latin: sancti christophori de laguna , also called diocese of tenerife or diocese nivariense, is a diocese located in the city of san cristóbal de la laguna in the canary islands in the ecclesiastical province of sevilla in spain.the diocese includes the islands of tenerife, la palma, la gomera and el hierro, in the province of santa .
the punta orchilla lighthouse spanish: faro de punta orchilla is an active lighthouse on the canary island of el hierro in the municipality of el pinar.the need for a lighthouse on the island was highlighted in the second maritime lighting plan for the canaries, and it first became operational in 1933.
they reach about 18 cm in length. they are active during days and the dusk. both their life in nature and their requirements in a terrarium are very similar to the gran canaria skink. subspecies. chalcides viridianus viridianus, tenerife, el hierro, roque de garachico, roque de agna; chalcides viridianus coeruleopunctatus, la gomera; references
the similar canarian species, the bolle's pigeon or dark-tailed laurel pigeon columba bollii has a pale grey subterminal band and blackish terminal band to tail. ecology edit it prefers areas with steep slopes, escarpments and gullies, where it occurs in dry forest, laurel forest and canary pine forest, as well as cultivated areas.
the museum of railways in catalonia catalan: museu del ferrocarril de catalunya is a museum in vilanova i la geltrú catalonia, spain . the museum has a large collection of historic railway locomotives and other rolling stock in a former station and roundhouse. it is located close to the railway station in vilanova i la geltrú, 40 km south of barcelona.
the mainstream quality wine regions in spain are referred to as denominaciones de origen similar to the french appellations and the wine they produce is regulated for quality according to specific laws.. in compliance with european commission regulation ce 753/2002, spanish wines are classified into two categories, which in turn are further classified into sub-categories depending on the .
manfred freiherr von killinger 14 july 1886 – 2 september 1944 was a german naval officer, freikorps leader, military writer and nazi politician. a veteran of world war i and member of the marinebrigade ehrhardt during the german revolution, he took part in the military intervention against the bavarian soviet republic.
guadalajara / ˌ ɡ w ɑː d əl ə ˈ h ɑːr ə /, spanish: ɡwaðalaˈxaɾa is a metropolis in western mexico and the capital of the state of jalisco.the city has a population of 1,460,148, while the guadalajara metropolitan area has a population of 5,002,466, making it the second-largest metropolitan area in the country. guadalajara has the second highest population density in .
centaurea solstitialis, yellow star-thistle, is a member of the family asteraceae, native to the mediterranean basin region. the plant is also known as golden starthistle, yellow cockspur and st. barnaby's thistle or barnaby thistle the plant is a thorny winter annual species in the knapweed genus
the european robin, known simply as the robin or robin redbreast in the british isles, is a small insectivorous passerine bird, specifically a chat, that was formerly classified as a member of the thrush family but is now considered to be an old world flycatcher. about 12.5–14.0 cm in length, the male and are similar in colouration, with an orange breast and face lined with grey, brown upper-parts and a whitish belly. it is found across europe, east to western siberia and south to .
a new metro ligero line, line ml-4, is proposed from the new station prado de las bodegas on line ml-2 to estación de las rozas, with a connection to cercanías trains. the line would serve the hospital puerta de hierro. construction of the 14.3 km 8.9 mi , 24 station route is currently underway.
the spanish colonies of central and south america seemed to have received many visits by french scientists during this period. these men served both as unofficial 'scientific advisors' –but also as spies. between 1735 and 1744, scientists like louis godin, charles marie de la condamine, and pierre bouguer would take part in similar expeditions.