Travel Blogs from Balaguer
... was located on a uphill slope, I stalled a couple times before getting out of the parking lot (there was 2 cars behind me and I was so scared that I was going to run back into the car behind me).
2nd challenge, Getting onto the Freeway. After the parking lot incident, I was too nervous to drive on the main street, so I decided to stay in the alley way alone the main street to avoid blocking traffic big time. I think it would only take me about 15 minutes on the ...
... 00, an hour earlier than we thought we would be. The Pocket Earth app came in handy and we used it as our GPS. As I wrote on an earlier blog, by using this app whatever maps will be needed can be downloaded either before your trip or using wifi along the way so that you don't have to use precious data. We were heading to Monserrat which was about 40 minutes from Barcelona. It's an awesome view as you approach Montserrat - a gorgeous ...
... for the hydroelectric scheme later.
As Peter booked a room at the hotel at the station, we were ready to start our look around Lleida straight away.
We found Lleida full of interesting history. The Seu Vella and what remains of the Suda or Castle of the King sitting on top of the hill overlooking Lleida was our first introduction to Lleida's history.
What a varied and troubled one it has had. Suffice to say it has ...
... spa treatments
80. Test drive a expensive sports car
81. Raft the Grand Canyon
82. Gondola ride in Italy
83. See the Taj Mahal in India
84. Ride a camel in the desert
85. Go to Las Vegas
86. Visit the great wall of china
87. Rio Carnival in Brazil
88. Go to the Island of Bali in Indonesia
89. Walk the steps of Jesus
90. Write my own cookbook with all my favorite recipes
... a route and back to the pool.
Last dinner tonight – so good. Grilled veg to start then M had hake and me the tuna.
Then the desserts – OMG! I had chocolate mousse with mango which came with ice cream and tiny slices of apple and squares of marshmallow. – sublime.