Hotel Royal Tarraco

Sant Auguri 5, Tarragona, Costa Dorada, Catalonia, 43002, Spain and Canary Islands | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Tarragona

Baixa de la Cucafera

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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... in the tourist information office just below the cathedral and hanging from one of the balconies overlooking the square there was a long banner proclaiming "30 years of devils" and hinting at some excitement that was expected later that night. We had loads to do before then.

A stop at a supermarket gave us the opportunity to stock up on food and drink for the night because we sort of thought that we might not get much chance to eat later on - indeed there was so ...

The Baixada de l'Aliga

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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... up on our side included a large and regal looking chap with some kind of a fur robe who ended up standing right in front of us, which meant that we didn't have a great view at the time. We reasoned that when the band struck up with Amparito Roca he would join in the dance and we would be able to see everything that was going on. We were wrong. This giant for some reason didn't dance, which meant that we really couldn't see much of what was going on, without ...

My Trip Around Europe

A travel blog entry by morgan749

Day 9: We left Barcelona quite early this morning because today we are going to Salou. We are stopping in Salou for the day for a break from our travelling around Europe and we stayed on the beach for the day which was lovely and warm and we had lots of fun to. Our day in Salou was fun and relaxing and we are looking forward to ...

An early night? Don't even think about it.

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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... mamadeta outlet, but shortly after 10 even that option started to become unfeasible as the crowd started to grow bigger and closer. All the seating area on the steps was taken up and then the people seated grew by about 20% as late-arriving friends turned up. If you strongly object to being climbed on or over, or to passing glasses of beer etc. to people behind you, then stay well away. It's all very good natured, though and there is no animosity at all.

There's ...

Return to Tarragona

A travel blog entry by penguinchris

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By the time we got together, castellers were drawing to a close and we only saw a couple of towers being built but James has spent quite a lot of time in the crowd after checking in to his hotel and had enjoyed his introduction to Catalan culture.

Mamadeta is considered 'the drink of the festa' and is something to try. It's not for the faint-hearted, though. For eight euros (six for a 'recarga') you got a commemorative plastic beaker with a lid and a ...

 

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