O.T.: San Juan Reservoir


This is one of the Region’s largest, known as the "Madrid Beach". It is in the Region’s Sierra Oeste Mountains, between the municipal districts of Pelayos de la Presa and San Martín de Valdeiglesias. Access is on the M-501  and its waters come from the Alberche River.

For more information: Embalse de San Juan at Wikipedia (in Spanish). I took these pictures yesterday.

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Emerald Noir: The Rise of Irish Crime Fiction

Listen out to Emerald Noir: The Rise of Irish Crime Fiction, if interested you have six days left to listen at bbc.co.uk HERE. Val McDermid presents this insightful look at the rise of crime fiction on both side of the borders since the peace process in the North, and boom and bust in the South. For more information on Irish Crime Fiction, Brian McGilloway’s top 10 modern Irish crime novels, In Praise of Emerald Noir and Declan Burke’s blog Crime Always Pay.

Have you read any Irish Crime Fiction writers?

If yes, Which ones? What are your favourites?

If not, Why loosing your time reading this post? Go and look for a book to read.

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