Hotel Santa Cristina
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... room to indulge in a late lunch sampling the delish local foods on offer) Mind you, we can't complain, coz the full price for the perfectly adequate accom, last nights meals (and drinks) and today's breaky was the somewhat bargain price of 100€ which is a pretty cheap Iil transaction. And the Manuel-experience came free. So who can complain. After seeing pics of the Canfranc railway station on the walls of the Hotel, and seeing the train pass by last night, I ...
When planning this holiday, we really knew very little about most of the places available to visit. We got a copy of the expansive Lonely Planet guide and while full of information, it's probably almost too full and I'd come away from almost every section thinking "OMG", we gotta spend some time there! Which of course was never going to be possible anyway. So we deliberately left some places and regions out despite having a four weeks to roam and explore. And it was really only a piece ...
... Paradore complete with a spa bath . Magnificent scenery right outside our window Thursday We have had a tremendous walk in the Pyrenees this morning to the most spectacular water falls imaginable . Of course they are not in full swing as it's the end of summer but there is still glimpses of snow on the peaks . We have moved to a place called arties which is again a unique quaint village . ( will post the photos when I can ...
... of the Cross. I may not have been if I had known it meandered around yet another large hill with a rocky track . . . .I suppose it is the Way of the Cross. There was thunder, lightning, exhaustion and very sore feet but I made it. I feel the elements and my fatiguing body probably didn't,t make it the prayerful experience for which I was hoping - oh well!
Exhausted I spent a little time in the Crypt, a church containing a relic (bone fragments) of ...
... many carrying candles. I sat in a seat overlooking the grotto watching the ever growing line of people processing through the cave like area, venerating the grotto where Bernadette had her 18 apparitions of Our Lady.
Such a large crowd all gathered, in a shared belief . . . I was perhaps a little wanting . . . the public outpouring of faith and prayer has never been an area of comfort for me. People were on their knees in the middle of ...