Hotel Abades Guadix
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We've googled, we've YouTubed and we think we know as much as there is to know about harvesting honey.
Well think again sunshine!
The excitement and anticipation of collecting our first ever harvest of honey were all high. We felt we had enough knowledge, certainly had all the kit, and were raring to go.
Nothing, like nothing, prepared us for what was to follow for most of the rest of the day - and rest of the week come to that!.
... to bring in a bit of much-needed cash (if the parlous state of Spain's finances are true-- you start to wonder when shops, galleries etc closed for huge chunks of the week / day).
The shops that ARE open in Toledo are mostly dedicated to cheap souvenirs. Who buys this stuff I have no idea.
I WAS surprised to see an elderly lady - a tourist - who should bloody well know better, pulling a paving stone off the edge of one of the little roads to take as ...
... exciting. We kicked ourselves for not returning the same way. Even though the roadways are excellent as reported previously- its just that they are carved out of the rock and looking over the edge is disconcerting.
Our second big drive was to Cordoba (Cordova), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, about 2 hours drive west and north from Triana through the foothills of the Sierra Morena mountains, one of the largest ...
... the distance just above the town of Cómpeta. It resembled one of the small bonfires the farmers seem to light from time to time so we thought nothing of it. Following a lunch of tapas and a couple of beers in the square we returned for a well earned siesta. Unfortunately the scene from the balcony was not particularly conducive to relaxation. Alarmingly the bushfire had really taken hold. There was a huge cloud of black ...
... ham baguette, slicing the cured meat straight from a leg right from behind the bar. Around 9.30 pm he struggles to get the message across to me that he does not think it wise for me to leave the bike out the front. He offers for me to wheel it through the front door of the restaurant. Unfortunately the bike won't fit, so I drag out my disk lock that my wife had bought for my upcoming birthday and secured the machine as best I ...