Travel Blogs from Platja d'Aro
... centre of Girona offering artisanal ice creams and desserts from Celler de Can Roca to take home or eat in the street.
As Battery Boy led Video Girl into Rocamolesc her eyes sparkled with excitement, in fact they sparkled twenty-two times for each flavour on display, which included asparagus and truffle ice cream, Parmesan ice cream, beer sorbet and olive oil and toasted bread ice cream.
"I don't know which one I want, it's too hard to ...
... Video Girl and Battery Boy were all pintxos and tapased out after their days in San Sebastián so they wanted something different to eat.
Battery Boy was also still very mindful of Video Girl's shocking revelation that she could no longer eat obscene amounts of food at one sitting. He was determined to help her through this difficult time, although the thought of a Food Mistress was appealing.
The waitress brought the menus to the table ...
Saturday 31/5 It was with reluctance that we left Salon de Provence in France. We travelled 350 km east towards the Spanish border. So reluctant we decided not to use the tolls for the first half. This increased our time on the road but we were happy with that, slowly making our way to Spain. Again, without fanfare, or having to show our passports, we made it to the border. The landscape was different and the wind (even on the approach) from ...
... blue skies, and now we are close to the northern coast, and we have just driven into pouring rain again! The drive has taken us through some magnificent and diverse landscape, from lush green fields of pine trees, and jagged rocky cliffs above river rapids, to snow-capped mountains, limestone coloured rivers (perfect picnic stop!) and tiny hilltop villages being watched over by an old church. Spectacular!
We have had a fantastic couple of nights in ...
Spain was definitely a special time for us and will be somewhere we will always remember with fond memories. A pleasantly wonderful surprise! Next the south coast of France…
Bryce & Terri (Nice, France – 30 May 2014)
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed