Alva Park Costa Brava
Travel Blogs from Lloret de Mar
A tour north from Barcelona to the medieval town of Girona. A beautiful place you could wander around the winding streets all day! With again a magnificent catedral and churches it has so much character and history it's like stepping back in time! On to Figueres where ...
... the following day instead of heading into Barcelona again with Emma. And it was fabulous. I had a beach day with Henry and Nicky. The water was amazing and the sun was lovely. When I arrived at the beach I wasn't quite sure where to look, there were boobies everywhere. NZ I found is quite conservative, do we even have nudists beaches? Here they don't even care, all ages, shapes n sizes all out for a fun time lol. ...
... with tiny narrow streets which twist and turn with steep stairs up the hillside. Some of it is ruined and it is refreshingly unrestored although many hotels including ours are located there. We had lunch over the river in the main square which was very pleasant watching the children run around and play with their parents.
We tumbled into bed happy and Katie fell asleep quickly. Very tired.
... the brightly painted waterfront houses that adorn so many postcards. We had salad for lunch in the square a drank beer which we needed as it is very hot here.
We returned to the hotel for a while and used wifi and cooled down a bit.
In the late afternoon we decided to walk around the city walls climbing up towards the Cathedral and into a little garden before going up lots of stairs onto the city walls. The views are lovely and it is a very pleasant ...
... the book that Ian Cronk had leant me and it's blend of true WW2 story with some added drama made it the perfect holiday read for me. Then it's time to go. A final check for items not packed. Goodbye handshakes and kisses, then the drive to Barcelona. We really enjoyed our 'two centre' holiday in Spain. It brought some new experiences mixed with the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility