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Travel Blogs from Sallent de Gallego - Formigal
... allowed in these three places.
Guess the highlight was the trip to Monasterio De Piedra Parque.
Bit of a bus drive to get there, 90 minutes, but it is always interesting to drive through the countryside. Lots of wind turbines, especially through La Muela, not far out from Zaragoza. Spain, evidently, is fourth largest wind producing country in the world. We also saw cherries on trees for ...
Back to Barcelona and off the Epic. I love cruising but was actually quite glad to get off this one and back to reality. Long, long bus trip (around eight hours) to San Sebastian. Sore bum and swollen ankles. Had to change buses in Zaragoza. Couldn't find correct bus stand as the electronic timetable display thing didn't seem to include my destination or the time I had printed on my ticket. Being a Sunday there was no staff around except for one witch of a woman ...
... Sound Mr Beggar man. So I got on the bus wondering what I was going to do and to be honest I was in a bit of a fluster. The couple sitting beside me spoke english and were good enough to let me use their phone to send an international text to Dad to let him know I was ok. That's one thing I have to say: everyone here has been really helpful and did their best to help me. Anyway I could still feel my phone buzzing when ever I got a text but I couldn't see ...
We had to deal with the bad news that two of our traveling companions had not been able to get their flight to Barcelona - they had been trying since Thursday 12 June, believe it or not! First weather issues: thunderstorms etc, then two days running mechanical issues and pilots going off duty. Their luggage is in Barcelona, but for the moment, they have given up.
And then, this morning, while packing ...
... to life though, they seem to work hard and play hard, and enjoy socialising out in the sun with friends and family.
Although it has been fairly manic and tiring, I have thoroughly enjoyed the last few weeks working here. The next couple of weeks will hopefully involve finishing my analysis of the TTD parameters as well as analysing shelf life samples using ethylene absorbable pads to see if they help to extend the shelf life.
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed