Hotel El Cid
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- Tennis Court
- Swimming pool
- Outdoor pool
- Hot tub
- Fitness/Health center
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Well I think I will let the pictures from today tell the story. We left Valencia, making our way towards Barcelona and stopped for a couple of hours at the pretty seaside holiday town of Peniscola, complete with it's castle. We walked to the top where we enjoyed the views of the sea and town. Then had a lovely stroll back down the hill looking at ...
... not traditional Spanish shopping it does make life easier for us. Not only was there known brands (Paxo sage and onion stuffing mix, Weetabix) but also the occasional tannoy announcement in English too. For anyone in a motorhome or not wanting to take the car, the site runs a twice-weekly free shuttle bus to and from the store for two hours of shopping. We both were in need of a hair cut so sought the salon in town which I used on our last visit. David had his done straight ...
... our steps. However, having ditched one possible site as being rather remote and inaccessible we were looking for a suitable place to break the journey and this was a unanimous decision as we had spent a pleasant week here in September 2013. On our first visit, despite the reports, we were alarmed at the 1-mile final approach along a dusty, unpaved track, but you are rewarded by an oasis of quiet and excellent, clean facilities. At this time of year there is no ...
... left over bread, cooking for 1 is no joy but in this heat and doing little or no work one does not need the big dinners.
The bread shops will be open in the morning for breakfast ingredients.
Went up to town square after dinner and took a few photographs, my observation again is I've seen several lovely churches they are never open. Anyway here are the photos, I feel like ...
... bit of copying other customers.
Went to the beach to sort out lunch. All you mariners that think the mediterranean is a pond don't be fooled by that image. The sea wall outside the port is 9 Metres high.......and that must be for a reason. Judge by one of the pictures! Going up the hills slightly to a free spot tonight as I like the smaller ...