Travel Blogs from L'Escala
... choice of subjects to visit, but it was facinating none the less. Lines of Picasso drawings, prints and ceramics definately the highlight, but one subject matter interpreted by so many artists allowed for comparing and contrasting. A wander around the village before escaping from the rain into a bar for a small beer and plate of fromage before travelling home for the next wonderful ...
... let's go". "Oooooooo, no", as the metal gate shut in front of us. Thankfully, a door way was open. Henry, my knight in shining armour set off to rescue us. I sat and considered what the options might be, should no key be found. Police perhaps? My last experience of the Spanish police was when my wallet was stolen and two colleagues took me. One to drive and one to translate. This time we couldn't drive, and there was no one ...
... pretty and worth seeing, but as the saying goes perhaps " not worth going to see". What we stumbled upon, which was a true spectacle, was the Largest Harley Davidson festival in Europe? Literally thousands of bikes and large men with beards, tattoos and black leather with their Lady friends, and stall upon stall to entice them to spend. It was warming up to be quite a party.. But not for us.. Not this ...
... in the ocean (yes, in the ocean...on a floaty thingy, haha). We continued on to a beach bar and danced the night away. It was a lovely evening!
Within those few days I was in Roses, I went to Cadaques that is just 30 minutes north of Roses. It is a very small town, but BEAUTIFUL! I hiked 8km to Cap de Creus, visited some virgin beaches, bathed naked in the crystal clear blue mediterranean waters, and I loved every second of it. ...
... in this area.
Add that to the fantastic weekly shop rides on Thurs. from Bike Breaks, Girona Cycle Center and you have a recipe for a great bike holiday in Spain. Well it gets even better because I am meeting other cyclists familiar with the area (Neil, Josep) and so every ride has a little different twist.
The reality is that I have to plan rest days because of all of the riding that is possible. At my delicate age I need to focus ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed