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I have tended to avoid towns and cities because it is quite difficult with Treacle, but every so often I get a yearning and this time I satisfied it by visiting the city of Burgos in Northern Spain. The Caravan Site was beside a pretty river in the suburbs of the city and it was possible to walk into the centre through a riverside park, making it perfect for me and the dog. I spent my time here lazing around in the sun, walking next to the river, visiting the vets and on ...
... its a toss for the couch - this thing has double bunks! What the? Check out the pic of the Pyrenees from our apartment.
If you go straight up the freeway we could be in Barcelona in 3 hours....but what would we do there? ....so tomorrow we'll explore a little more west and South of here on the Spanish side of the mountains (can't take the car out of the country - France is about 40km away) and find digs in the mountains before heading on to Barcelona on ...
... frequent and there was a great statue of him.
Yesterday I am ashamed to say I only managed about 9 miles. My hamstring was threatening to play up and didn't want to risk it....or maybe it was because my walking companions and I found a wonderful village called Zariquiegui. An amazing 3 course meal with wine that flowed for 10 euros. Many of the Albergues offer a pilgrim meal, all pilgrims eating togetheror suggest a place to go. Really good value ...
... and I am so glad I didn't eat too much of the meal. My legs and joints felt pretty good and the day was sunny but cool; perfect walking conditions.I didn't leave until 9.30am as I wasn't sure what my stomach and the call of nature may have had in store for me. The photos will show that the first half of the walk was a long a gradual climb. Then the second part was the opposite, although initially the downhill was quite steep and again took a toll on the knees and hips.
We have continued to try and drive the high points but our efforts have been blocked. the Col du Tormalet had snow blocking the road as did the Col Du Aubisque. We of course found lovely roads around these but never quite as high or well known. The hotel we are staying at now is in the process of being created. The money manager stays here with her child and manages guests including cooking and cleaning - It doesn't have a huge number of rooms yet. ...