Gran Melia Fenix
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
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Hi everyone, Have arrived in Madrid after a very tiring couple of flights. Getting too old for this OS stuff. Lol. Met up with the guide whose name is Heather (her mother was Scottish) and the rest of the tour group. We are 40 in total. There are 5 of us from Adelaide, people from Sydney, Melbourne & Queensland, as well as America and Canada. …
... but are surprised when all the luggage has to be x-rayed before it can go aboard. The ride is very comfortable, except for those facing to the rear of the train. Murray seems to get this consistently. There is an announcement screen at the front of the carriage, and for most of trip the speedometer sits on 230 km/h.
Exiting the station, Dianne notices a line of taxis opposite the main concourse, and we quickly get a taxi to Hotel Mezquita (65 euros- 26 of 70), ...
... no reason to doubt her.,
My room mate is Eric, a Filipino-Aussie from Melbourne and 34 year old, fellow Sagittarian and would be traveler..
My photos will show this wonderful toy shop where everything was made from wood. It was magical inside and I would have loved to have bought my grand children something from there but would have had yo cart it for 800 kms in the backpack.
A couple from Melbourne, Vince and Jenny are ...
... with only 6 days until Adrian leave and still wanting to go to Barcelona and Valencia for the tomato throwing festival. Finally we decided that and it was time to go out for dinner. We found this cool looking all you can eat place for €9.95 each and were really excited! We even got the first drink for free. Unfortunately it was not the best food Iv ever had. It ...
... to beat the heat (90!!) and felt good enough to do 30k, which is about 18.5 miles! We are pretty proud and there will be ice cream rewards once we can walk again. We stumbled into the albergue (pilgrim hostel) and just laid down. I literally didn't move for half an hour. I'm looking forward to when my body is more adjusted to this but I'm thankful that the worst thing I've dealt with is soreness and minor blisters. What else? Lisa and I accidentally tresspassed onto police ...