Hotel Fonda Siques
Travel Blogs from Besalu
This is a magical ancient town with its famous bridge. there were two excellent restaurants here and we tried one.
We arrived on Saturday early evening and only left the house on Monday afternoon. In the meantime, lots of chat, eating amazing food, yoga, swimming and meditation. Almost like a fancy spa retreat, only surrounded by mates. After weeks of constantly being on the move, there is great pleasure in just doing nothing very much. Time to simply be and smell the coffee, so to speak. Yoga outside ...
... friends with most of them for 32 years. A lifetime of friendship formed from freshers week. Now there are 16 kids, and whilst not everyone can be here this year, we have mainly been a crowd of 32 taking over a chateau or huge house. Communal living at its best. This year we have a huge farmhouse and surrounding cottages, around 3 pools, to call home. More of our temporary home to follow, the rain has stopped and the table needs ...
A break..as we had, in the heat of the day. Back to the hotel to freshen up and re group. A chance for more investigation and a cunning plan to be created.. Sometimes a trip is all about the journey, rather than the destination. And so it was... A navigation through the tube system, a trip on a funicular and finally onto a cable car to the top of Montjuic. There is a huge castle at the top, which we ...
Arriving to Roses proved to be a little bit more difficult than I had inticapted. I had left a little late from Madrid, and I wasn't dropped off at the best place. So, I didn't have too much luck getting a ride. But, there is always a reason for everything. Some Polish people offered me a bed to sleep at the gas station/truck stop. And one of the men cried on my shoulder for quite some time, and I consoled him the best I could. The next ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed