El Cocheron 1919
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... campsite. This place was quite palatial and it felt very decadent. Needless to say we had a lovely meal and vino. After purchasing wi-fi from reception I spent a while in the evening uploading more pictures from previous days. I should be up to date with them all now. Fell asleep about midnight. Didn't have my camera charged so no pics ...
We left Albarracin this morning en route for Aranjuez, which is about 20miles from Madrid.
First we had to go back to Teruel,taking the winding N330, then the N420 to Cuenca.
The first part of the journey was through deep red/orange soil and rock formations. This seemed a very poor area and we saw lots of abandoned houses, farms, ...
... back to the hotel. The museum was free from
6pm so we went there for a bit, but it didn't really hold our
attention for long. Stopped off at a bar and saw the last half of the
Real Madrid vs. Barcelona match – awesome atmosphere! Made me wish
we'd stayed in the bar for the whole game! Ah well.
Today was a pretty lazy day. We spent
the morning stressing about money as the mobile number I'd been ...
On Sunday, by 8pm you would not have believed we were on the same campsite. One by one pitches emptied and a quiet hush descended on the place, so a good night's sleep was at last a promising possibility. Unfortunately, the barking dog behind us is still here and judging by the way the pitch is set up they are here for the long-haul. We set the alarm for Monday morning so as to get an early start to visit Toledo (25 miles away) which ...
... flavours of Spain included a tiny glass of gazpacho, savoury pastries, prawns and veg cooked in filo, small beef 'pasties' (they called them ravioli, but it was not pasta), and dessert ( I had apple cake, David thinly sliced fresh pineapple). We were guided by the knowledgeable waitress on wines and chose local white and red for the different stages of he menu, and they too were very good. The town is something of a foodie ...