Bellas Artes Hotel
Travel Blogs from Jerez De La Frontera
Today is our longest train journey. We leave Barcelona Sants station at 9.35 and get into Seville at 20.30. The metro journey was very straightforward and we even got to say goodbye to a sleepy Sandra. We boarded the train after a bit of confusion at the platform since the train there was not to Barcelona and was 15 minutes late into the platform prompting a bit of ...
breakfast tortilla, while the parents ran in to turn on the stove fan,
complaining about the smell of onions. Oh well, as I said earlier, they are
attentive parents and excelling in other ways.
I found the outdoor market, Mercadillo, and was suddenly
overwhelmed by the bull’s testicles, giant fish heads, tiny, live jumping
shrimp, and snails crawling over the edges of tables. I decided that I am going
to have ...
... of orange blossoms wafting through the air, the excited chatter of friends and family visiting each other, the warmth of the sun, the strong Spanish dialect (much more difficult to understand here in Jerez than where we live in Mijas), even a man serenading on a small electronic keyboard, hoping for a few euros.
Then we headed out to visit the Alcazar (fortress) and the Jerez Cathedral. As you can see by the pictures, there are ...
... come so I just walked a bit in Jerez and decided this must be the end of the road in Spain. Grabbed the next train back to Sevilla and then to Madrid. I'll take another train to Barcelona and see if I can stay over night at the floor ****** hostel. Then head out in the morning for Paris. On the train to Barcelona I watched some dumb Tom Cruise movie. Is it in his contract that he has to be tied to or handcuffed to a chair in every film? By the way, he sounds much better in ...
... copies of directions. These are useful for finding motorway exits, but we find them useless for the smaller scale directions, getting lost in one way systems within cities. However, this time we are lucky, as we drive straight onto the avenue where our hotel is located, turn right and are immediately at the entrance to the lovely gardens surrounding the hotel. Hipotels Sherry Park is well placed for exploring the warren of ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility