Travel Blogs from Empuriabrava
We arrived on Saturday early evening and only left the house on Monday afternoon. In the meantime, lots of chat, eating amazing food, yoga, swimming and meditation. Almost like a fancy spa retreat, only surrounded by mates. After weeks of constantly being on the move, there is great pleasure in just doing nothing very much. Time to simply be and smell the coffee, so to speak. Yoga outside ...
Boys toys! A football, Spanish guitar and a ham board and knife were purchased as I sat writing in the foyer. A quick whizz to the airport, picked up the hire car and we were off on our way towards France. All that was missing was the jambon leg. Twice in the last year I have taken a huge suitcase to stuff a pigs leg into when I have visited Madrid, fearing each time that I would get to the carousel to find a hoof emerging from my ...
... pretty and worth seeing, but as the saying goes perhaps " not worth going to see". What we stumbled upon, which was a true spectacle, was the Largest Harley Davidson festival in Europe? Literally thousands of bikes and large men with beards, tattoos and black leather with their Lady friends, and stall upon stall to entice them to spend. It was warming up to be quite a party.. But not for us.. Not this ...
... around I feel taken care of. There is never a second that goes by that I am not. My trip is shear evidence of it.
Overall, my time here in Europe has been wonderful! The rhythm of life here is so different. Everyone goes topless to the main beaches, and skinny dips in the more deserted ones. It is simply lovely! And has given me a sense that I may want to live in Spain for a little while. So, we shall see what I see next!
... walking in the city and happened to run into a friend from London via Montreal that I had made last year just coming in from a ride. We both did a double take and and come to find out Michael has rented an apartment here for a year with plans to do mucho riding. In fact I have started to call him "the machine" because he is out riding every day. The best part is that he has a very good knowledge of the roads and the various rides that ...
Other places to stay in Empuriabrava
Gran Reserva, Empuriabrava | 3 star hotelfrom $79
PS Pompeu Fabra S/N, Empuriabrava | 3 star hotelfrom $60
Av Fages de Climent 10-15, Empuriabrava | 4 star hotelfrom $137
Avenida Tramuntana - Puigmal, 5, Empuriabrava | 2 star hotelfrom $81
Empuriabrava | 3 star hotelfrom $95
Avinguda Rei Joan Carles I, 20, Empuriabrava | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Avda Juan Carlos I, s/n, Empuriabrava | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Gran Reserva d_Empuriabrava, Empuriabrava | Hotelfrom $71