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... br> Baeza is is beautiful and I thoroughly recommend it. It is a renaissance era town very like Caceres in Extremadura but there were no tourists at all! We wandered around this jewel of a town taking photos with no one in. The old song Mad Dogs and Englishmen lodged in my mind for some reason lol! There are no main sights here just an ambience and several churches inside a central area that looked ...
Today we cut out of Granada after a simple breakfast of toast with mashed tomato on top. Alex had done a job on the route map over night and a simple 200 K run turned out to be a major effort up in the mountains covering more than 40 K of forestry tacks. After traversing some rich farmland, we found ourselves winding through narrow country lanes. Fellow ...
... all the families come out for a stroll and a bit of chinwagging. The kids run riot, the bars are overflowing and everyone seems to enjoy themselves.
Becoming more Spanish by the day we had another late lunch before a siesta followed by some exploring of the town, Apero, tapas and another day was gone like a flash. The next morning we headed further west towards Ubeda. The more I see of Spain the more I'm amazed with their planning for ...
... and I have the best sleep ever on a plane!!
Back in Rome I take the Leonardo Express and the regional train back to Civitavecchia where I will spend 2 more weeks.
So, I'm wrapping up the Pueblo Ingles/Madrid portion of my blog with a big smile and a hug to all those I met. It was a fabulous experience and I recommend it to anyone.
I'm posting a lot of photos from the last few days. Next post will be from Civitavecchia.
... a great singer. The three Canadians sing a cute song about rowing in a canoe or something like that, the two Irish gals sing a cute song and the group of Spaniards sing a medley of songs that is very upbeat and involves some jumping up and down...it's fun to be a Spaniard!
Our last treat for the night is when Jez prepares a drink called "Queimada". It's made in a large bowl and set on fire for a ritual used to ...
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