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Travel Blogs from Jandia Peninsula
... the intention of trying to make a fig pudding or maybe a jam! We will see what we can brew up with one pot and high heat. We set up camp for the evening up a small dirt road in a local hiking area and had the area to ourselves. Tomorrow we will begin our adventure into the Pyrenees Mountains! Say goodbye to the green pastures and gentle rolling ...
... we were there and asked us to wait a little longer. We were all annoyed at this point, concerned that we were "wasting" our dinner opportunity on a place that was obviously not ready for us. I started to come up with theories as to how this place ended up being listed as the number 1 restaurant in the area on TripAdvisor. We were certain phantom reviewers were making up reviews. With little option to change our minds, they finally came, got us, and seated us at ...
... Their hospitality and graciousness were highlights of the trip.
We were all overstuffed when we finally departed, and the last thing we wanted to do was sit down for another full meal. We stopped, instead, at a local organic-type market and purchased bread, cheese, olives, etc., and set up a picnic on the veranda outside our hotel. And yes, we did enjoy some of the wine we had just received. It was a fantastic evening to sit out and enjoy the ...
... village, the roads were cobbled and paved with very slick marble. As we passed through the church square, he warned me that I'd make a very sharp turn and that I'd have to "gun it" to make the final ascent. I was already regretting not having a manual transmission, to give me more torque. I made the turn quickly, to maintain momentum, but as I cut hard right to squeeze -- barely -- the van into the narrow channel, there was a loud crunching noise in back ...
... got us back on the proprty search. In town we spotted two other properties so went off to find the local agent. He spoke no English so the next hour or so were interesting. I'd asked about one place but he got the keys for another on the same street. One was very old and a big project. The second was fully renovated and very nice but too expensive. Then he showed a third, a new build flat. The search will continue....
Other places to stay in Jandia Peninsula
Avenida de Saladar 17, Jandia Peninsula | 4 star hotelfrom $158
Las Gaviotas casas de violarte, Jandia Peninsula | 4 star hotelfrom $169
Calle Gran Canaria 3, Jandia Peninsula | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Avda. El Saladar 1, Jandia Peninsula | 3 star hotelfrom $54
Barranco Vinamar, 35625 (Solana Matorral) S/N, Jandia Peninsula | Hotel
Calle Colibri 1, Jandia Peninsula | 3 star hotelfrom $59