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Barns On Stilts

Barns On Stilts

A stone's throw away from Santiago de Compostela, I took this picture of a hórreo — a kind of granary built above ground and characteristic of Spain's northwestern Galicia region.

The pillars end in flat stones to prevent rats from accessing the grain stored there. When I took this shot in the month of July, the hórreo was empty.

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