Hotel Spa Convento I
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... and we had packed by having the lights of both shower/toilet blocks on. So seated in the ladies shower block, with a chair hosting Hedleys butt and mine hosted by the loo, we got the job done - but if anyone had walked in some crazy questions may have been asked. Good morning giggle.
Hi ho down the road and soon on the dirt road traipsing through yet more farmland. Yet the path is clearly marked despite construction works. We soon feel trees around us and ...
... operator and another fellow working in the ditch - no OHS overkill just some simple common sense! He sees us - stops working as we pass - passes the bucket over the worker in the ditch - keeps doing his job! Awesome! How much cheaper they can do things without a bunch or unnecessary workers!
Finally hit town seeing several partridges along the way. Notes say Albergue keys are at bar - find that - register in - €5 - drop packs - no kitchen - ...
... and all walks of like who come here.
Going fine until we make a turn and oh **** - nightmare - rocks rocks rocks, the ones that cause me grief and slow me down like crazy and force me to focus and concentrate! Arrgghh! Buddy says this is the road all the way to digs. I don't know whether to cry, laugh, and in the end simply fark it, it's gotta be done. Chug chug!
Can't believe it only lasted a couple of kms and then simply changes to a normal gravel ...
... Look pretty neat - guess what? - you can't see them close - it's Monday! - they're closed Monday!- sheesh and disappointment! So took a walk along the river and wandered into the new city to find a grocery store - epic fail - wander back to old city - run back in to the Dutch couple - share a wine - find grocery store in old city after siesta - no prawns but we found razor clams so that will do.
In short - dinner was risotto and veges with razor clams - ...
... anyway - no kitchen - humph - downstairs is a room for about 12 people - upstairs are smaller rooms - nothing exciting. Found the bar - cooffeee! According to notes all keys for albergues are at the bar - not true - but this IS rural Spain so???? Have a bite to eat - talk to girl behind bar - shows us where the other (municipal) Albergue is - no keys - it's open, go in - ahhhh a hot plate - yay we can cook dinner - set our bags ...