Gran Hostal San Segundo

Address: San Segundo 28, Avila, Castile-León, Spain and Canary Islands | Hotel
 
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Travel Blogs from Avila

Número Seis

A travel blog entry by dhsinspain on Jun 03, 2015

2 comments, 7 photos

... we hopped on a bus back to Segovia and then transferred buses to reach La Granja. La Granja is a palace that was built in the 18th century in a hilly small town near Segovia. It provided royalty a comfortable place to stay while hunting. La Granja has magnificent gardens. Upon arrival, we found out that there was a fountain show in the gardens starting at 5:30. We didn't really know what to expect, but a handful of us paid the 4€ entry to check ...

Número Tres

A travel blog entry by dhsinspain on Jun 01, 2015

7 photos

Yesterday was another packed day! In the morning we went to El Escorial -- an enormous royal palace and monastery built by King Philip II that is less than an hour from Segovia. We had a wonderful tour and brushed up on the last 400 years of Spanish history. Highlights included the royal mausoleum, where nearly all of the kings and queens since Ferdinand and Isabella are buried, and the royal gardens, replete with rose bushes and topiaries. After relaxing in ...

Inside the wall

A travel blog entry by rana-mark on May 22, 2015

2 photos

... the border to Spain with no fanfare, border control or quarantine. The only way we knew we had entered was a rather half-hearted sign announcing Espania - the Schengen Agreement operating seamlessly.
Coming from Australia and working on border control issues it just didn't feel right so I dragged the girls out of the car for the obligatory photo. It wasn't that exciting.
As usual we were way behind schedule (so many great little towns) so we committed ...

MARCH 2. I AM ON THE MOVE OFF TO AVILA

A travel blog entry by susanjourney on Mar 02, 2015

GETTING A TICKET IS ANOTHER THING, BOY ARE THESE PEOPLE LAID BACK, NOT THAT I AM IN A HURRY BUT OTHER PEOPLE ARE AND WE MAY HAVE THE RUNNING OF THE BULLS HERE SOON. THE LOOKS ON THERE STRESSED FACES. I AM ON THE TRAIN AND OFF TO AVILA. THIS YEAR IS ST TERESA'S OF AVILA ANNIVERSARY,500 YEARS SO THERE IS A PLENARY INDULGENCE TO GO THERE, CONFESSION,AND COMMUNION. OFF THE TRAIN AND THERE IS ...

A few last things in Valencia, and drive to Avila

A travel blog entry by mackles on Oct 07, 2013

1 comment, 1 photo

A highlight for Steve on his morning wander for bread for breakfast. He saw a dog carrying a lady's baguette home in its mouth AND it stopped for a pee on a wall en route (baguette still in mouth). Wadestown dog owners - lets hope you don't get any ideas!!! Although Stella could probably carry a Grande Baguette.

Valencia is an amazing, modern city and realising we hadn't finished doing everything we wanted ...