VIK Gran Hotel Costa del Sol
Travel Blogs from Mijas
... off. Near Gibraltar we saw a sign for a camping and went to have a look. It was a real weird camping and the kind that was only with people in the weekend. The real old guy from the reception was a real weird German and looked as if he walked out of a creepy film. We walked through the camping before deciding and especially Andrea didn't feel like staying so we left and drove off passed Gibraltar and Terifa where we found a real nice surfers ...
... doesn't leave until 5:30pm. Weather still delightful - about 25 degrees. Train trip was very pleasant - 2nd class seats but very comfortable and clean. A great way to see the countryside. Again there were miles and miles of olive trees, and we have had some delicious olive oil in Spain, as you would expect. Needless to say there ...
... strength of this mishap and needless to say we all agreed!! We then explored Ronda, a delightful town with a population of about 37,000. Spectacular scenery. Andrew was not feeling great at this stage so decided not to have tapas and I went out in sympathy with him. Bruce, Di and Nick found this little place and thought it was the best tapas so far. ...
... and spices (like a Swiss raclette), followed by a hot fish seafood soup. Back to the beach for siesta! At 7:30pm the beach cushions were being gathered up, so we had to move! We sat down for a drink outdoors at our hotel.
I nearly choked on my tea when the customer near me at the little boutique dropped his pants to try on different shorts on sale. This was ...
... down to follow the shimmering blue, Mediterranean Sea. It was very hot, so taking our time we stopped off at a couple of deserted beaches to cool down in the Med and armed with a bottle of Head & Shoulders (which a hairdresser had informed me years before would strip out an unwanted colour) I tried in vain to lighten my hair. But I was unsuccessful and all I got for my trouble was some odd looks from a dog walker, when his dog plunged in to the sea to chase the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services