Holiday Inn Express Onda-Provincia De Castellon
Travel Blogs from Onda
One piece of advice....if you are trying to get a photo of a bull running through the streets, don't watch them through the viewfinder because they ...
... products, etc. The puppet designer, Robin, had also designed sets for the "Phantom of the Opera" - very interesting folk!
So, to San Antonio and Santa Agatha or Agueda as the Spanish call her. These are the two saints currently being celebrated. Really we think it is an excuse for the Spanish to have a party because neither of these saints were Spanish! Agueda was from Sicily in Italy and Antonio was from Egypt and both lived in the ...
... little laneways, taking in all this little town has to offer.
We entered a church celebrating Sunday Mass – a young boy was at the pulpit reading a passage from the bible. The congregation then stood and sang hymns. We stood at the back of the church - how lucky we were to experience such a lovely service.
Walking outside, we ...
... animals. One of the evenings we went to the nearby village and walked up to the tower. From there we could see all of oropesa and marina d'or. There was a hole in the floor and the grandpa explained that it is where the prisoners were kept. There were fed like dogs by dropping food down to them. It was pretty sad to hear. From there we could also see the bull ring. Another evening we saw the bills run up and down the streets like they do after the events that go on in ...
... made sandwiches for our bus trip to Barcelona. Jamon and cheese of course. I also stocked up with fruit from the fruit shop around the corner. Loving having summer fruit again and the cherries are dirt cheap and sensational. My daily banana fix has been few and far between however as the quality has not been great. We had about an hour be a half before we had to catch the bus at 1.30pm for Barcelona so we had a little look around and I bought some sandals ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed