Hotel Fonda Siques
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... some enthusiasts and the community got together and restored it. Since 2001 it's been used to press olives from the surrounding groves. I talked to the guys - thickly Catalan accented - who were proudly showing it off yesterday - reminded me of train enthusiasts! The wooden cogs and wheels and stuff inside have all been lovingly recreated. Standing inside, hearing the sails ...
... 60 miles to Ceret, a spot Picasso liked v much and we were rather loud guests in a local restaurant where gentil art-lovers were trying to enjoy their meal. Fortunately they turned out to be much in awe of our exploits and wished us well on our way. We will all remember our night's stay because a council bin emptying competition took place at 3 a.m, ...
... New York, a couple from Derbyshire, two women from Brighton, a guy from Essex and the tour guide Dylan's dad, ranging in age from about 40 to 60+. We had a quick spin along the beach front, weaving in and out between people, small dogs and random street furniture. It's always a nervous time seeing who's super fit. Some of the folk were very quick but I know they are not always the ones who make it to the end.
... traditional French - the usual wonderful cheeses, charcuterie and artisanal bakery, jams etc....with empanadas, paella, and all sorts of other influences from just over the border. Collioure is famed for its hand-packed tinned anchovies too. Yum!
We're here for 3 glorious weeks...and as French schools all go ...
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 ...