Travel Blogs from Cardona, Spain and Canary Islands

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Time to head south......, Cardona, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Time to head south......

A travel blog entry by tyamkovy

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... but nothing a rag couldn't cure.  Martin is lead today.   With that off we went.  We will end up in Cardona today and will stay in a haunted castle.  Yup its haunted for real.   The roads are damp so nothing bit going to happen in ...

Cardrona - Skiing, Cardona, New Zealand travel blog

Cardrona - Skiing

A travel blog entry by andybeeuk

... the town again tonight, a couple of beers etc. We are going to a place called Lone Star in Queenstown. Then it will probably be me and Rob propping up some bar again later on. We have another early start tomorrow to go and see a place called Milford ...

Montserrat, Cardona, Spain travel blog

Montserrat

A travel blog entry by journeyguy

... the Spanish-named version of the dish and was corrected to ask for it by the Catalan name. For many of the locals, this is NOT Spain, but Catalonia with its own language. I'm happy to oblige but my Spanish is generally adequate while my Catalan is ...

At the salt mines, Cardona, Spain travel blog

At the salt mines

A travel blog entry by journeyguy

... the castle, the Salt mountain. It is a geologic formation known as diapir (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diapir). The one in Cardona and one in Colombia are the largest salt mountains in the world. It's estimated to go down for 2 kilometers. The mine ...

Figueres - the Dali Museum, Figueres, Spain travel blog

Figueres - the Dali Museum

A travel blog entry by big8little

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... the museum.  Sure enough, Dali was as quirky as ever especially with his rendition of what looked like "Oscar" opulence and excess, although there were some paintings in there that surprised me (including the photo of the Barcelona lady on my ...

Parador de Cardona, Cardona, Spain travel blog

Parador de Cardona

A travel blog entry by journeyguy

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Hotel Parador de Cardona is a 9th century castle in a commanding location overlooking the town of Cardona. Modernity has crept in, in the form of rooms with jacuzzis and terrace bars with a view of the Pyrenees. Trčs civilized, especially when you add in ...

Rest, Relaxation and Montserrat, Cardona, Spain travel blog

Rest, Relaxation and Montserrat

A travel blog entry by starrover.22

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... at 1:00; I guess we can buy a CD. After taking the train back down the mountain, we drove back to Parador de Cardona to take an afternoon siesta.  Tonight we again had a lovely Catálan based dinner in the castle restaurant.  Tomorrow we head ...

Parador de Cardona, Cardona, Spain travel blog

Parador de Cardona

A travel blog entry by starrover.22

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... a bad night's sleep with a splitting headache.  Our original plan was to drive up to Figueres to the Dali Museum and then over to Cardona to the castle, but because I wasn't feeling so great, we decided to come straight to the castle.  We will ...

A little work, some great food and CHEESE NIGHT!!, Cardona, Spain travel blog

A little work, some great food and CHEESE NIGHT!!

A travel blog entry by alexjasonworld

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... most delicious food. They went travelling like us........they were on their way to South America when they stopped in Spain, and they never left. They lived in Barcelona and ran an English language school, and the place were they are ...

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