Hostal GC Ciudad Encantada
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... in raincoats we cycled in the heavy rain and actually quite cold conditions, stopping only for the very necessary haribo breaks, one of which took place in the sanctuary of a church. Lunch offered a new challenge. As we were about to sit down on some benches in a little picturesque village we were approached by an old lady whom we assumed was telling us off in Spanish. She disappeared back into her ...
... heaven. Maybe a few glasses of the local Cuenca red may have assisted. I don’t think any of us wanted that day to end and when back at our digs Vince and I sought out a little bar in which to complete the night with a cleansing ale. This is what Intrepid are famous for in getting you out to these places and often away from the main cities. This is the first time a group has been to Cuenca so in a way we are Intrepid Pioneers. Anke has ...
... A village
grew up around it and then sprawled down the steep hill bound by the vertical
canyon walls all the way down to the flatter lands at the bottom. With such
limited space on the ridge, they also built up and most of the buildings in
Cuenca are multistory.
The old city of Cuenca constitutes the UNESCO World Heritage
Site. Cuenca’s new city sprawls around on the plain below the ridges and
canyons and is ...
... made it even more fun. We explored this area for probably an hour climbing into every nook and cranny we could find and taking lots of cool pictures
After we done climbing and fooling around we had some tapas with our teacher. After this we caught a bus back to the train station and waited for the train to Valencia. Cuenca was a very short trip-only a few hours, but the places we saw were amazing and the nature was awesome!
... you start by putting on the smallest sweater, then the one that is bigger, ending with the big old jacket on top - layering. Now you take a piece of string starting from one hand, thread it thorguh the inside up your arm, over the back and down the other arm. The last step is to carefully take all the layers off as a single unit, while keeping the layers in tack. Proceed to tie the string to help keep the layers. Fold it carefully that only the outside jacket ...