Travel Blogs from Vitoria-Gasteiz
So it was the day to say farewell to Pamplona, and what a beautiful day it was. I headed out of the city with Cheryl, Sharon, a Canadian couple Jeff and Chris, and her sister and brother-in-law, all of us following the brass shells in the footpath to the outskirts of the city. I was looking forward to a day of walking in the countryside again after being in a city for two nights. I wasn't sure what to expect accept one steep hill, the Hill of Forgiveness. To ...
... Cathedral of Segovia which was large and had many side chapels, a cloister walk, and small museum. When we left the Cathedral we walked down to the Alcazar or Castle. It was situated on the hill with the fields and trees of the valley as a backdrop. Walt Disney was inspired by this castle when constructing castles and the movie, "Camelot" was filmed there. We didn't have time to tour it. On the way back up the hill we had a good view of ...
Hola Mis Amigos y Amigas!!!
We have been wanting to send you messages to tell you that we had arrived safely and about our many adventures, however finding WiFi access or an internet cafe has been very challanging. So, here we are finally after 5 days able to tell you a little about our adventures so far.
First things first - the foot report. David has no blisters or hot spots! I however have 3 blisters, 2 under my baby toes, ...
... Billy Chrystal in "City Slickers"...Our goal was Puente La Reina, a town nobody has heard of, one large hill and 15 miles away...Our intrepid band of travelers completed the walk in near record time, and we are safely lodged in the Hotel Jackue (with air conditioning, a rarity here with hostels and hotels servicing the Camino.)" We are heading out for a cold beer to celebrate...A joyous and happy Sunday to you ...
... After a couple of stories, I don’t want to
After hearing a few stories from the night before, sorting
out where my wallet was (thanks Courtney!!) and a Day trip to San Sebastian
booked and paid for I just needed something to do till 1:15pm. Easy, Poolside
bar. Randomly seeing the Gold Coast boys from my last Contiki, I decided to
have a few drinks with them, come 2pm I
was intoxicated, missed my bus and on top of ...