Travel Blogs from Oropesa Del Mar
... show; but we were not that fussed on going to another.
It was a long walk into town and we were very surprised afterwards to see how far we had come! You don't tend to notice as much when you are chatting away. We all agreed a taxi back was the better option. We're looking forward to exploring Barcelona tomorrow.
Here are those ...
... across the plain below. A brief stop at a local church, then lunch at La Vinya which came out top on Trip Advisor. With views across the town and beyond from a window table inside, our meal did not disappoint though we are not altogether confident of the Spanish menus and what to order. After toast, tomato and allioli, David had a salad with ham and mine was smoked salmon washed down with a local white wine. The helpful, friendly waiter poured us a small 'shot' ...
... our steps. However, having ditched one possible site as being rather remote and inaccessible we were looking for a suitable place to break the journey and this was a unanimous decision as we had spent a pleasant week here in September 2013. On our first visit, despite the reports, we were alarmed at the 1-mile final approach along a dusty, unpaved track, but you are rewarded by an oasis of quiet and excellent, clean facilities. At this time of year there is no ...
... walking through the streets at 22:00 hardly a sound.
I'm fascinated by the fact that time has stood still in these places while every Irish village and town has been ravaged by modernity (and maybe back again!) these places seem timeless, Mary and I had our honeymoon in Greece in 1981 and I can picture every street in Paros/Ios and even Santorini. Good night because I'l be up at 7.
... bit of copying other customers.
Went to the beach to sort out lunch. All you mariners that think the mediterranean is a pond don't be fooled by that image. The sea wall outside the port is 9 Metres high.......and that must be for a reason. Judge by one of the pictures! Going up the hills slightly to a free spot tonight as I like the smaller ...
Other places to stay in Oropesa Del Mar
Playa Morro de Gos, Oropesa Del Mar | Hotelfrom $56
Carrer els Terrers, 7, Oropesa Del Mar | 4 star hotelfrom $98
Playa Morro de Gos s/n, Oropesa Del Mar | 4 star hotelfrom $62
Paseo Mar Mediterraneo,43, Oropesa Del Mar | Hotelfrom $55
Carretera del Faro, 97, Oropesa Del Mar | Hotelfrom $83
Teruel 10, Oropesa Del Mar | Hotelfrom $83
Calle de Dunquerque 20, Oropesa Del Mar | Hotelfrom $60
C/Ronda Mar, 22 , Oropesa Del Mar | Hotelfrom $55