El Raco de Madremanya
Travel Blogs from Madremanya
... just what my spirit needed, to be outside in nature again. It was so magical, like my whole trip has been so far.
As the evening hours approached, I decided to hitch hike back to Cadeques, and I found a lovely hippie couple from Barcelona. We stopped along the way to visit the house of Salvador-Dali. Wow, it was incredible!! His art was inspiring, their company and open hearts where warming, and I felt blessed yet again. Everytime ...
... riding the Gran Fondo on Sat. which will be 125K.
Just to summarize the trip so far I have met old friends from last year and made some new ones. I am starting to learn some of the nuances of living in Girona and the day to day things you need to know. Shelly and I are already talking about returning next June so we can share the experience together again.
I would like to keep writing but it's cutting into my riding time so hasta ...
Last day in Cadaques...we started with a hike in the National Forest. Cadaques used to have a Club Med...the inhabitants of Catalunya decided that they needed to protect land. They kicked Club Med out in 2004...not only kicked them out but they made them take everything off the land. We took a hike around the area where the Club Med used to be, ...
Our day started early...we went for a 4+ mile hike to Cap De Creus, a lighthouse near Cadaques.
We are surrounded by National Forest and protected lands. It is rugged but the views of the ocean are incredible.
Fan worked great so we slept much better...but very hot here...sun is intense... we are getting tanned even with sunblock!
We went through neighborhoods and then into the park. There are no large trees so ...
... to kill so Dar and I walked down to the small harbor beneath the house and we went swimming in the ocean. Perfect temperature! The trail was very rocky but we made it.
Then we went to Kooky Dali's house. That man had to have been on some kind of drug. The pictures will tell the story.
Beautiful evening on the patio with our tour buddies and a nice breeze...looking forward to the fan!
Mary and Dar ...