Night Walking Tour of Jewish Quarters of Sagunto | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | #semahdevalencia

Another adventure in our quest for Sephardic heritage was to do a night walking tour in the narrow streets of the old Jewish Quarters of Sagunto.

Night tour of the Jewish quarter of Sagunto. After the assault on the Jewish quarter of Valencia in 1391, the Saguntine aljama took over from Valencia and became the most important of the Kingdom. (descubrevalencia.es)

Quiero Cultura is one of the tour operators that offer outdoors walking tours to historic and cultural places of Sagunto.

Tour included stops in several places to display slides to illustrate and complement the outdoors learning experience.

We crossed several arches and visited two medieval jewish cemeteries outside the Castle of Sagunto.

Tours are organized each Saturday during summer months and once a month the rest of the year.

Other night walking tours include visits to all churches, way of the cross, and cemeteries. Outdoors classrooms at night.

We continue finding new information about our #SemahDeValencia family and our Sephardic heritage.

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Solar and Wind Energy Exhibit | Center of Environmental Studies | Valencia, Spain | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | #Environment #Energy

Our students, curators, and collaborators are sharing outdoors activities with emphasis on specific learning topics. The topics are related to higher education courses also being taught this term.

Our first topic is the Environmental Management. The focus is sustainability, climate, food, lands, reducing human impact, etc. Other topics will be open based on current interest and news.

This is a report of our visit to the Center of Environmental Studies of Comunitat Valenciana in Spain.

Outdoors discussion: how is your community sharing resources to improve energy and environmental management?

Solar and wind exhibits outside main building of Center of Environmental Studies of Valencian Community. The center has a sample of energy sources used in Spain.

More photos of their farm and garden coming soon. Visit their website

http://www.agroambient.gva.es/web/ceacv

Courses: Global Management, Environmental Management, Energy Management.

Outdoors University. Learning moments and activities outside the classroom | First post Jun 30, 2014.

Reblogging the first post that initiated this idea and project. The University is Outdoors.

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Outdoors Classrooms in Puerto Sagunto, Valencia, Spain. Anchor and recycling bins.

Learning moments and activities outside the classroom. Resources for outdoors learners. The university is outdoors. This is our latest project based on many teachable moments found during our trips and outdoors activities. We want to share what the communities are doing to teach their citizens about the environment, energy, information systems, and technologies. Jun 30, 2014.

Camino de Santiago. A Powerful Hiking Experience. | Pablo Cigoy

Pablo Cigoy is a Scouter from Scouts Argentina who traveled from Mexico, Central America, and Latin America as one of #ViajerosScouts. He visited numerous Scout Groups.

This year he traveled to several countries in Europe and decided to hike the #CaminoDeSantiago.

He sent several photos and later decided that he did not wanted to be distracted in ‘el camino’. “It is too powerful”. We agree , it is an unique powerful hiking experience. We will wait for his chronicles  and life lessons. Buen camino!

This is a small sample of his photos.