Hotel Castell d'Emporda
Travel Blogs from la Bisbal d'Emporda
... just what my spirit needed, to be outside in nature again. It was so magical, like my whole trip has been so far.
As the evening hours approached, I decided to hitch hike back to Cadeques, and I found a lovely hippie couple from Barcelona. We stopped along the way to visit the house of Salvador-Dali. Wow, it was incredible!! His art was inspiring, their company and open hearts where warming, and I felt blessed yet again. Everytime ...
... and rehydrating so I can keep on going.... Did I forget the beer and wine? Oh yes, and the afternoon naps!
Now so far this is all good if you like cycling but it gets even better because Bike Breaks is promoting a "Cycling Festival" culminating in a first ever "Gran Fondo" starting June 16 to June 21 and it just so happens that I will be here. Just lucky I guess.... I have offered my services as a volunteer for the festivities and I ...
... no evidence remaining...only reason we knew that it use to be there is that they have displays. The area has great rock formations and the ocean is wonderfully blue! After the hike we went to the lighthouse and took group pics. Then...the piece de la resistance was to have Gin and Tonics overlooking the Mediterranean. They are fantastic in this ...
... really non-existent. There is a small breeze. We can see Cadaques and surrounding villages from this path. The lighthouse is a working lighthouse today but unmanned.
We could see a beach down from the path but it looked pretty rocky so we didn't go down. But there were at least 3 women that were naked swimming in the bay...Dar reported that to me...I thanked him for that.
It was a nice hike, almost 3 hours...the ...
... to kill so Dar and I walked down to the small harbor beneath the house and we went swimming in the ocean. Perfect temperature! The trail was very rocky but we made it.
Then we went to Kooky Dali's house. That man had to have been on some kind of drug. The pictures will tell the story.
Beautiful evening on the patio with our tour buddies and a nice breeze...looking forward to the fan!
Mary and Dar ...
How has this castle rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility