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It was a relatively short drive to Jerez via Servilla which Tony was looking forward to as it was his dream to retire around this area (I'm not sure how much retired he can be!).
After checking in our hotel in the middle of town, we wandered around to get our bearings. We tried to get a beer but in the first place, they ignored us and …
... singing out front of a cafe. He didnīt have a noticeable accent, so I stopped to talk to him and listen to him play. We hung out at a cafe until they kicked us out. Turns out heīs from England. He writes his own music. He teaches guitar, Spanish and English. He was one of the most interesting people I have met.
... And found the smallest and loudest bar in town to watch the Campions League final travesty with hot bocadillo sandwiches and extra strong dark beer. We camped out in the square, woken by wild serenading by passing football fans. Driving down the coast, past the concrete walled beach villas and Wild West saloons, we found pine needled forests and sandy slopes down to the scratchy rock coast. We swam amongst urchins and anemies. Babate has one of the biggest swathes of blond beach ...
... I had made to sure to research if there was any animal cruelty involved in this tradition. However, the horses here live under excellent conditions, well looked after with beautiful grounds to roam in when they're not in training. Many of the 'dance moves' performed by the horses are natural defensive manoeuvres that they would perform in the wild when fighting with each other etc. Unfortunately it is very common in Mexico for this technique to ...
Day 167, 10 hrs, 11.2 kms Despite my tiring hike yesterday, I'm eager for an early start the next day. My next destination: Jerez de la Frontera, one of the last "revisits" I need to do here in Spain. Revisit: Jerez de la Frontera, Spain First visit: April 1998 Back in 1998, I was going through a rough time, I was out of money... Some friends in Los Palacios, Spain offered me a place to stay and a job. for a couple of months. It was ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsItaca Hotel Jerez Jerez De La Frontera
Great hotel in really nice location would recommend any to stay there
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