Travel Blogs from Costa Brava
... fed me while I waited for a ride. Then, around noon 3 girls in a hippie van took me to Barcelona, where I took a bus to Roses.
I arrived in Roses very late, but the next day I decided to go for a short walk to one of the beaches. There, you would never believe it, I attracted another man that cried on my shoulder over a broken heart. How and why this happened I will never know. But I am glad that they felt like they could share ...
It's all about the bike.... So why would you want to sit inside and write a blog when it is beautiful weather every day and you could be out riding? Exactly my point. Last year I wrote a fairly lengthy (and some would say too lengthy) blog about the wonderful adventure that Shelly (my lovely wife) and I had visiting Girona. This year Shelly was unable to join me so that has left me with lot's of time to ride the bike.
Shortly after I arrived ...
Last day in Cadaques...we started with a hike in the National Forest. Cadaques used to have a Club Med...the inhabitants of Catalunya decided that they needed to protect land. They kicked Club Med out in 2004...not only kicked them out but they made them take everything off the land. We took a hike around the area where the Club Med used to be, ...
Our day started early...we went for a 4+ mile hike to Cap De Creus, a lighthouse near Cadaques.
We are surrounded by National Forest and protected lands. It is rugged but the views of the ocean are incredible.
Fan worked great so we slept much better...but very hot here...sun is intense... we are getting tanned even with sunblock!
We went through neighborhoods and then into the park. There are no large trees so ...
... 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 hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed