TripAdvisor Reviews Francabel Hotel Cuenca
Travel Blogs from Cuenca
... of Cuenca remained a
When I arrived in Cuenca I decided to spend the night at a
modern EXECuenca hotel at the edge of the new town. When I have a car I don’t
like to deal with parking issues of in-town hotel in cities. I figured I’d
splurge once for a night if the price was high. My mouth dropped when I was
told 42 Euros for room with a green granite bathroom with both a shower and
bathtub with glass ...
... of the class trips as well so its safe to say we were not all that bright and cheery.
Although it was pouring when we first got to Cuenca, it actually turned out to be a lot of fun. We saw a few different cathedrals/churches/mosques, the hanging houses which literally are attached to the side of a wall and hang over a cliff, and then we saw a very cool aqueduct. In order to get to it we had to do a little climbing ...
... hotel a month ago. . With great foresight we had one night stay for free, and as payback we were forced to have a luxury parador vacation. It's a tough life but somebody has to do it. Although the parador had a great view of the old city, we needed to walk across a bridge over a gorge to get to the other side. I hate to say that my fear of heights came into play again when having to cross, but with Johan holding my hand and me looking up towards to cliffs on ...
Cuenca was perfect. A beautiful little city that wouldn't have been nearly as fun without such a great host. Van and I had so much fun. He was supposed to be working this week-- he works from home as a graphic designer-- but he decided to take a few days off to spend with me. We ate every meal together and even took our siestas on adjacent couches. He was beyond generous, he certainly paid more than I did for our meals (we ...
... on all the squares. Unfortunately, we are seeing a lot of beggars as well.
We are so impressed with the overall cleanliness of the cities, the beautiful condition of the roads, orderly farmlands and good-natured people.
We are so impressed with the overall cleanliness of the cities, the beautiful condition of the roads, orderly farmlands and good-natured ...