Hotel Fuerte Conil - Costa Luz
Travel Blogs from Conil de la Frontera
Today is our longest train journey. We leave Barcelona Sants station at 9.35 and get into Seville at 20.30. The metro journey was very straightforward and we even got to say goodbye to a sleepy Sandra. We boarded the train after a bit of confusion at the platform since the train there was not to Barcelona and was 15 minutes late into the platform prompting a bit of ...
... were now able to share livestock, goods, agricultural products and diseases that they had never experienced before. For example, the Columbian Exchange brought tomatoes to Europe (yup, even Italy) and smallpox to the Americas. Why do we have that big boulevard named after Columbus in Philly? I´m sure that perplexes historians throughout our continent.
Anyway, our time in Cádiz was very relaxing. We made it to a lovely beach and had some fun at karaoke. ...
... up when there are a lot of boats around. There was a magic moment when the four of us were standing together along the side of the boat and a dolphin jumped out of the water right in front of us. Amazing!
After our boat trip we had lunch and wandered around the narrow, charming streets. We could see Morocco across the Strait of Gibraltar; it’s only fourteen kilometers to Africa from Tarifa. We stopped at a beach outside the town to watch ...
... br> Our guide took us through each process of the breeding cycle and showed us where it was done. They try to have the stud impregnate the mare naturally but if that doesn't work they collect the semen in a very large condom where the stud produces a liter and half of semen. They have three full time vets and a state of the art clinic which takes care of all the horses needs.
We visited the pregnant mares which are identified by have ...
... we got there, it was about 82 and breezy. We headed down to the beach right away, but decided we should eat lunch first. My parents had pizza, while I had a tropical salad.
We spent most of the day after that just laying on the beach, baking. The Cadiz beach had beautiful soft white sand, and was very clean. My parents both noticed that going topless around here is quite a bit more popular than it is in the United States. We laid ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool