Hotel el Postigo
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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel el Postigo Ubeda
Travel Blogs from Ubeda
... opening hours always catch us out. Even tourist offices seem to have very varied hours sometimes closing 11 to 5 sometimes only open 10 to 2. Pat is finding the way in which he should ask for a beer is also highly varied from person to person.. Sometimes there is one late lisp, one early lisp or two lisps in the word. ...
... that gives a lot of words a hissing quality – Café becomes Cathe, expresso becomes ethprethso. My Spanish is bad enough without making me lisp. Gracias sounds just like Grassy Ass!
After this town we have one more big stop full of Old Stuff. That will do it for both of us – we are quickly coming to a saturation point on Churches, ancient buildings and bleeding/crying statues. But not yet, we have to see The Alhambra in Granada. Then we can be ...
... particular reason because I found it even more attractive than Ubeda with a
center of public buildings including its Cathedral and old university almost
completely built in light colored stone in a very harmonious style. Although it
wasn’t apparent that I climbed quite a lot the ridge top location and 2,700
foot (800 meter) elevation of both Baeza and Ubeda make for a quite appealing
... streets look much
like those in other towns the central quarters and most public buildings in
both towns are built of stone in the style of that era and make the ridge top
towns look more like hill towns in central Italy that the white villages of Andalusia.
The architect of most of the Renaissance monuments in both towns (and also the
cathedral in Jaen) was an Italian-trained Spaniard named Andres de Vandelvira,
... that there is a castle on a hill above Jaen but
didn’t understand from guidebooks that the center of town is a major slog
uphill from the train station. It got me part of my workout for the day!
Jaen is not a particularly attractive place overall. It has
lots of narrow medieval type streets around its center but many are lined by
relatively modern buildings. The city has a number of minor monuments, churches