Expo Hotel Valencia
Travel Blogs from Valencia
We arrived in Valencia mid-afternoon so after checking into the hotel and having a swim in the roof top pool (with excellent views of the city) – we headed into the historic area for a look around.
As with all European cities there is a must see cathedral and bell tower. So to tick the exercise box for the day (and earn a …
... we headed back towards Godella and the camp...and got lost again. :) Luckily, we headed by a Carrefour (kind of like Target) and stopped so that I could get a T-shirt for Molly's camp project, as well as some basic supplies I needed.
Back at camp, Lidia caught up with Father Felix and Azucena. Lidia has been a camper with FEYDA from the time she was 8 years old until 18, as a camp counselor for several ...
... s a great thing to watch but does get a little boring so we headed off to a pace called Horchateria El Figlo while we waited for the kings to arrive. Whilst their we had a famous Spanish winters snack called churros (like soft bread sticks with sugar all over them) which you dip in warm thickish chocolate, it's incredibly yummy but very sickening after a few churros as the chocolate sits in your stomach. The kings eventually came and everyone got very ...
... shopping almost every local I see brings their own bags to markets and grocery stores to bring their groceries home in. This cuts down significantly on the amount of plastic bags that are used once and wasted. Another thing I've noticed in Spain, that is done much better than in America is recycling. So far I’ve been to Madrid, Barcelona, and Valencia and of the many similarities these Spanish cities have there is one that probably goes ...
... and not smell smoke or walk through a cloud of it.
This is very surprising to me; I had always thought that Europeans were in general a lot healthier than Americans because of the known stereotype that Europeans have of Americans being overweight and very unhealthy. However, in the United States a lot has been done to stop and prevent the nasty habit of smoking. This can be seen by the numerous television ...
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