Thisdessertis typical ofthe Region ofMurcia,is adessert thatwas createdto take advantage ofeverything.Bornto use leftoverbreador sponge cakethe daybefore.The origin, I have not found it,but therecipeis as follows: Ingredients:6eggs1 litermilk250gsugarslicesof bread(or sponge cake, I prefer) Peelof lemonand acinnamon stick Preparation:Inamold,add twotablespoonssugarandcaramelizein thefire.Itstartsto boilthemilkwithlemon peelandcinnamonto flavor.Thenremove thelemon peelandcinnamonandletcool.Beateggs, addsugar, mixwellincorporatedinto the milk.Themold isplaceda layerofbreadcutintosmall pieces(orpiecesofsponge cake), ensuring thatsomepiecesare pressed togetherwithotherandcoveredwithbatter.It getsa hot water bathand,once it iscurdled,cool.Finallyremove the moldandcomes ina fountain. Enjoy it.
Another perspective of that little church.Here, history about Saint Basil the Great. It'sfunnyhowadjectivessomecharacters inthe history.In this case,thegreat,is that, becauseofhis temperament,covered manyareas,and verytenacious.
Yesterday, it was the Father's Day in Spain. And this is the gift from my 3 years son. The letters were writen by him. Cute.
This isthe nursing home, which isinthe neighborhoodofSanBasilio.Is ownedbythe Autonomous Community ofthe RegionofMurcia,which has apubliccharacter.It hasabout 200beds, andinthe rooms,there are: television,bathring, heating,doorbell/intercom,bathroom,adjustable bed,sliponbathroomfloor. General servicesincluding:technical assistance,geriatric bath,library,chapel,infirmary,gym,garden,TV room/ lounge,guestroom,multipurpose hall,religious care,ATS/DUEown,day center, conferences,journalsandmagazines,cognitive stimulation,excursions,festivalsordance,physiotherapy,hairdressing,chiropody,escort service,transportation service, medical serviceitself;ownpsychological services,occupational therapy,socialworker,Dementia Unit/Alzheimer,voluntary. I don't know if it'sthe best placetospend thelastdaysof a life.But,if you're notwhoyoucare,a nursing home is better, isn't it?
I've beenprettybusyfewdaysand I can notpublishevery day.But hey, let's continue. We arehavinga few daysof rain,which is appreciatedbecause therainin Murciais scarce.One of theRegion of Murcia touristicsloganswas"where the Sun lives". In theimage,MarlaCenter,isabusiness centerand alsoa placefor lunch/dinnerandhave drinks.On thegroundfloor isarestaurantandcocktailbar,andthefourthfloorwithamazingviews,anotherbar.
From4 to 6March,took place the TourofRegionofMurcia, whichthis year,becauseofthecrisis,has been reduced to3days.Participating teamswere:sevenProTourteams(Movistar,Euskaltel, Rabobank,Vacansoleil,Saxo,GarminandSky)and as manycategoriescontinent. At the end,thewinnerofthistourwasAlbertoContador,the current champion ofTour deFrance.
Inthisalley,which isaccessed fromonesideof theSchoolof Dramaand Dance,next to the Cathedral, you arriveattheMuseum-Churchof SaintJohn of God. The Museumof the ChurchofSanJuan de Diosisone of theheadquartersof theMuseumofFineArts(MUBAM)whichhousesan important collection ofreligious imagesfromthes.XVtos.XX. Thechurch(XVIIIcentury)waspartof the hospitalofSanJuan de Dios, whichwas previouslyTemplarhospital,andoriginally encompassed theMayorof thecityfortress,thevaluableremainson displayin thebasement. More about this building: here.
Severalmonths ago,there isabike rentalsystemin thecity ofMurcia,andgiveyoutheopportunity torentfor one day,andupto one year.Theprice,40euros/ year.Whatis supposed to bea measure to allowpeopleto usethe bikeandnotthecar,toresult in aformthatpeoplerenta bicycleforexercise, nottoget around the cityfor workor shopping.InMurcia, bike lanes,orgoingalong theriver,forsport,oraresharedlaneroadsfor cars.Finally,ahalf-measure About the photo: bike parking in El Malecón. If you want to know about this bike rental system, here its website (Spanish).
TheThemeDayforMarch is:"Yourfavoritepartoftown. "I have notafavoriteplaceinmycity,soI chosea favoriteofmy 3years son.Aplayground.Thephotoisoneofthoseplaces,because forhim,anyplaygroundis his favorite place. Click here to view thumbnails for all participants
Siguiendo la corriente de la comunidad CityDailyPhoto, me he propuesto dejar en este blog fotos de Murcia, como forma de mostrar al mundo qué joya de ciudad y de provincia tenemos. Agradecer al creador de ParisDailyPhoto su gran idea de mostrar la ciudad de uno mismo desde otro punto de vista. Following the tide of community CityDailyPhoto, I proposed to leave in this blog photos of Murcia, as a way to show to the world what a jewel of city and province we have. Thanks to the creator of ParisDailyPhoto for his great idea to show the city of oneself from another angle.
The Region of Murcia is located in the southeastern of Spain, between Andalusia (west), Castilla-La Mancha (North), Valencia (East) and the Mediterranean Sea (South).
The city of Murcia is the capital of the Region. Other major cities are: Cartagena, Lorca, Caravaca de la Cruz, Jumilla, Yecla, Bullas, Mazarrón, Aguilas ...