Travel Blogs from Lanjaron
... sat nav was adamant about us travelling down a dirt track... which didn’t actually exist; not ideal but after a few u-turns we did finally manage to find the right route to our apartment for the next night.
Our apartment was in the hamlet of Lobras, which is in the complete middle of nowhere. We checked in and in the evening went for a wander to see if we could find anywhere for a drink with no luck. We found ...
Now this place is really off the beaten track.
What a gem, lovely stone cabins really rustic and just lovely.
The place is an olive oil factory with a bar, restaurant, shop and these lodges.
It was 41 degrees and really dry and dusty as we were up in the hills of what looked like the rockies, red mountains ...
... with views of snow capped moountains and vistas down to the ocean and across to white villages.
Rode for 6+ hours to get to David and Chris's place. Greeted by a cold beer, then another and another. Lots of good conversation and stories around ...
... in 1962, Queen Elizabeth II granted the town the 'royal seal' for hams produced in the region. We sat in the shade of a chestnut tree and waited for the bus to take us back to Bubion. It didn't come. We sat a bit longer, and eventually the next one arrived and took us back. There is so much to see here, so much history, that one visit is just not long enough to take it all in. No wonder walking holidays; walking and ...
... next days walk back to Lanjaron we happily ordered and ate some curries. It was a change from everything we had been eating in Egypt , Turkey and Spain and it tasted delicious. The original plan was to visit the markets in Orgiva the next day but our information was incorrect. The locals were a bit confused if the market was running or not. Walking back to Lanjaron was the best we came up with and so we retraced our foot steps. No surprises that ...
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Avda. de las Alpujarras, 15, Lanjaron | 2 star hotelfrom $50
Alpujarra, 24. Lanjaron (Granada, Lanjaron | Hotelfrom $65
Avenida Alpujarra, 10, Lanjaron | 3 star hotelfrom $63
C/ Granada 1, Lanjaron | 3 star hotelfrom $45
Alpujarra 23, Lanjaron | Hotelfrom $39