Hotel Blu Almansa
Travel Blogs from Almansa
... we finish and if we drive home we will be too late to grab a lunch at a local restaurant so it's fun to stop and try someplace new.
On this occasion we found a spanish restaurant on the edge of Sax. It was typical, a bar with a very sophisticated coffee machine, lots of tables along the edges of the room and a waitress and chef running the whole operation. We asked for the menu del dia and Lars ...
... of Lladro products and I couldn't tell why those were for outlet. They were all looking very perfect (aside from being displayed in overly crowded shelves) and much cheaper than the ones in the other room. Anyway, both Greg and I took probably a good 30 minutes to decide on one piece each for our respective mothers. Hope they will like them. :)
After the factory, we drove to the place we'd stay for the next 2 ...
... zawiera glownie weglowodany to jukka bogada jest w bialko. Ale jest jedno ale - ta roslina jest trujaca i dopiero dobre wygotowanie przez co najmniej pol godziny neutralizuje jad. W Gandii zdarzylo mi sie skosztowac tego przysmaku.
Jednak najwidoczniej moj kartoflo-lubny zoladek nie byl przyzwyczajony na takie ekstrawaganckie warzywo i wyrazal swoje niezadowolenie przez 2 nastepne dni kwitujac moje kolejne wyprawy slowami "Veni Vidi Versa".
Co do samej Gandii ...
On my way to Madrid, needed some peace after visiting the manic Benidorm. Found a rural B&B called Casa Epona in the market town of Sax on the main A31 road to Madrid. Oh what peace and tranquility. Set in olive groves and surrounded by miles of unspoilt Spanish countryside. I could have hiked for miles. Mountain views and only 5 minutes from the town! The house is typical spanish and a working stables with 6 horses, so you can book a hack, fall out of bed ...
... and fun nightlife. The food here is good, the Spanish cuisine really is a lot of meat, and for some reason they put tuna in most of their food, paella is from Valencia so we have a lot of that here, then of course there are always tapas. One of our tour guides told us that tapas originated back in the day when flies would get in peoples wine so people would order a slice of thin ham to put ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility