Hotel Restaurant Bon Retorn
Travel Blogs from Figueras
... say I was a tad stressed by the time I finally arrived at my hotel – the Cara Sol - about 3pm. But the view from my room calmed me down considerably. This looks over the little street below, the hotel's terrace on the other side of the road, and the red tiled rooftops of Elne beyond that set against the stunning backdrop of the Pyrenees Mountains to the west. Also, the hotel has a dog
Was planning on just spending a night here before moving onto Collioure for a couple ...
In the smaller Cities, like this one, the train barely stops 2-5 minutes. It all depends whether there's anyone getting off and on.
I got off this train to catch another that left in about 35 minutes...so I had to go down 2 flights and up 2 flights of stairs with all my stupid luggage!!! And yes!!! Its heavy, by this time, I'm thinking 'why did I need to bring ...
... for the weeklong Catalan fiesta, which saw the town unveil their flags everywhere, an influx of people, a stage and some late night music and dancing. It was a week of collective positive energy.
Though they may not realise the extent, Craig and Tertia have been a really important part of our journey (not this literal one, the other life one). They are our best friends who have proven loyal, supportive, generous and thoughtful at exactly the ...
We drove south to Perpignan today. It's a city in the Catalan region just above the Spanish border. Unfortunately, it was pouring, which made it not so fun to sight see. And unfortunately, we arrived right at noon, which is when all the shops close for 2 hours....and they were some very interesting unique shops I wanted to look in. Because Perpignan is in the Catalan region of France there's an interesting mix of French and Spanish cultures, plus they've created their own unique ...
... say it is remarkable is an understatement!
After spending a few hours in the theatre I headed to the main ai which was the jewellery museum. I don't know how Dali did it but his jewellery is truly stunning. Last time I was in Barelona I lashed out for a Dali lips brooch - this time I am the proud owner of telephone ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking