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... bull ring we were underwhelmed by the newer part of Ronda. Well today, we spent the day walking the old town and now we're OVERwhelmed by the stunningly beautiful views surrounding Ronda, as well as by the gorge that bisects the two portions of the town. Neither descriptive words nor pictures can begin to do it justice, it's truly a vista by the hand of God.
We had our tapas lunch overlooking a view of the valley around us and could have stayed there all ...
... plus the more recent book, The Paris Wife, included many scenes in Ronda. After reading that book, my view of the philandering writer changed significantly.
We made a few stops for tapas then headed back to our hotel for siesta. It turned cold enough that we put the heat on in our room.
This hotel has a little cafe on the first floor so we spent some time there enjoying a ...
... and when she was trying to get down, she got a whole in her jean shorts when she caught them on the fence. Ha! Nicholas had to come and help both of us down. We were laughing hysterically! We passed a group of Spaniards walking their dog and Alejandro and his demeaning-self decided to talk about how he wishes that he could punt the dog all the way down the mountain! Of course Nicholas and Dustin joined in on the crudeness. There ...
... talking about it; and mostly I want to remember the food here so that I can recreate it at home!
The rest of the day we spent lying on the grass and walking around town a bit; there wasn't a whole lot to see other than the buildings, but it was so beautiful seeing the surrounding scenery and all of the plants! Plus it was a great day of sunny weather, and so we could just meander and be totally happy.
That's it for trips ...
... Benaojan where low and behold, Andy caught up to us, having put in 35 more kms at an ironman pace.
Dinner, at highly recommended Almocabar, a small traditional Andalusian restaurant in the quieter San Francisco barrio just outside the town gates delivered on authenticity but disappointed the food critics amongst us on flavor. Good but not great.
Ronda is one of the largest white hilltowns, as well as the most spectacular (and photographed, and touristed) thanks ...