Travel Blogs from Collioure
We wanted to see the Mediterranean Sea, but not with the crowds of Nice and the Riviera. A beach town close to the Spanish border that we could visit on our way to Barcelona was the perfect answer.
Collioure was historically part of Catalonia and the Catalan culture runs deep. The architecture is more Spanish than French. Signs and menus …
... note, be in touch when i get home.
... plane to Barcelona ,car to Collioure .Arrived about 6pm ,. We found a wonderful little restaurant called Cote Patio ,and had another grat meal lamb steak caramel cake and choc biscuit moouse with a very light chardy to wash it down.French prepared it was up there. Walked into Port Ventas today had our obligatory coffee bought a French baguette salami and cheese ...lunch and dinner in one hit,swam in the Mediterranean and relaxed by the pool .will wander into town tonight ...
... in total, furthest I've walked since the accidents of last September, bit knackered but ok to carry on today.
Beam reaching quiet peaceful, left the marina a couple of hours ago.
Heading for / towards Spain might stop at port vendres, depends how hungry I get, only got a can of tuna as emergency rations, cant see the Pyrenees its too misty.
Think I can see land ahead, suns just come out, its hard to type boat moving around alot.