Hotel el Postigo
Travel Blogs from Ubeda
... rare, at least until Mike came across one on a curve and managed to scuff the front number of a local's Seat. With no ability to communicate, we finally managed to convince the local inhabitant that no damage was done to his car by furiously rubbing at the deposited that Mike's LHS pannier had left on his bumbler. Following that the road turned to dirt and we ...
... Ubeda and spend some more time there and visit Baeza on the way to Granada as we had to backtrack anyway. The old town in Ubeda is rather nice if not large. The buildings are well maintained and the streets are clean like everywhere we've seen in Spain so far. From Ubeda we drove through olive groves all 10 Kilometres of it to Sabiote. This is real olive growing country. We have not seen as many tractors and old Landrovers anywhere. The town ...
... a Bates' Motel look-alike on the outskirts of town. It's principal attraction was being cheap. When we eventually found it, I realized I was in trouble - it had rather too much 'rustic charm' - a tactical tour of town seemed in order. This provided a brief distraction but my status as black sheep was confirmed by a visit to the picturesque castle for afternoon tea . When we got ...
... of us board the bus for our 5 hour ride back to Madrid. We stop again along the way at the same rest stop we stopped on way. Then back on the bus and we arrive in Madrid around 8pm. Some family members of the Spaniards are waiting....we meet Tete's wife who we have heard so much about and one of Nuria's lovely daughters and her husband. Again we hug and say good bye for now and I hop in a taxi with Jo that takes us to our hotels for the last night in ...
... of air, earth, sea and fire,to you I make this call:if it's true that you have more powerthan people,here and now, make the spiritsof the friends who are outside,take part with us in this Queimada.
It was another full and fun day here at Cotto del Valle. After the queimada party some stayed and partied some more, but I went to bed tired and happy. Tomorrow will be another long day and I need some rest.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet