Chestnuts are something we don’t eat much at home but they are really popular in Spain, France and Portugal. They are just about ready to harvest around October in the Spanish autumn.
Chestnut Grove in Ribeira Sacra.
Another chestnut tree bearing its prickly fruit in the Spanish autumn.
Chestnuts for sale in one of the farmer’s markets that pop up all over the place in Spain. For more on Ailsa’s Autumn Travel Theme: http://wheresmybackpack.com/2014/10/31/travel-theme-autumn/