Hotel Can Batiste
Travel Blogs from Sant Carles de la Rąpita
It was a really scenic drive - I had no idea that Spain had so many mountains. At points we were driving through the clouds!
We were happy to see signs for Canada along the way :-)
Our new digs for the week is a house on the Mediterranean Sea complete with a pool...Jack is in heaven! We drove on a one lane road for ...
... and the air seemed thundery! So we did the 5km back along the very steep rocky trail to the campsite and not long after we arrived it started to rain.
This was the first time this year I had ridden my bike very far, and I was definitely saddle sore - although the padded knickers ...
... Mora d'Ebre (Ebro) and Gandesa to the campsite at Arnes - really in the middle of nowhere!
The roads there took us through some wonderful scenery, past ochre orange/red rocks, down gorges and along ridges. There were also large fertile plains with olive groves, vines and almonds
... br> What is it called when you are over exposed to your worst nightmare with the aim being to desensitise you (could it be desensitisation therapy??). Anyway, today proved that it works to some extent. We cycled on the via verda but going the other way – downhill. After my tunnel experience a couple of days ago, I was armed with a bike light but still dismayed at having to go through my first tunnels within metres of starting the ride. This time however ...
... going into too much detail, all I will say is that if you have seen the Specsaver advert with the Shepard, his sheep and his dog, then you will have an idea of what the outcome was. Let's just say that I will be avoiding the camera for a while !!!! O.K. Life comment over, onto the info section of my blog. We’re in Peniscola ( which I am told is nothing like Pepsi or Coca Cola !! ). ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking