Travel Blogs from Santiago de Compostela
Europepilgrims stayed here on Sep 20, 2013 during their trip titled: Rosemarie and Robert's Europe Pilgrimage.
Europepilgrims stayed here on Sep 21, 2013 during their trip titled: Rosemarie and Robert's Europe Pilgrimage.
7-11 June Madrid 7/6/14 Saturday A leisurely morning then a taxi (8€) to the Hesperia Hotel for the Northern Spain tour. The welcome dinner was at the same restaurant we has on 18 May. Good news is that we have just 26 on this tour. Hotel is about 2km from from city centre in a quiet business district - dead in the evenings. 5 star so hamburger and drink for 2 in the hotel costs around 60€. Was much happier with good location and choice ...
... a great looking bar hoping for the ever allusive French omelette chorizo bocadillo we had experienced weeks before only to be told they just did coffee. Finally our reward did come many kilometres down the track when we came across a restaurant attached to a hotel called Hotel Amenal. We finally found the Holy Grail of which we had searched throughout Spain. The ham and cheese omelette bocadillo. We savoured it in the sun and ...
... washed, unkempt kind of look that you would never intend to be seen in public on a normal day? Why sleep in dorms of varying quality with strangers, many of whom could snore for their country and then get up at the crack of dawn, choke down a Spanish breakfast (which is depressingly dissimilar to the sort of breakfast I would want before walking all day)?
Because. That's why.
When you watch the Spanish around you, going about their daily business and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility