Travel Blogs from Caldes De Boi
... going on with a stage and dancing.
The road swooped up and down until we got to Campo, when we turned north. It gradually got narrower until we entered the Congosto de Ventamillo - a gorge!
These narrow twisty roads would be a lot less scary (for me, not Rob) if the Spanish drivers kept to their side of the road and didn't treat them as a challenge and a race track!
Friday 30th May
We left a rainy Solsona this morning and decided we would head back into Andorra (it was more or less on the way) to stock up on food and cheap alcohol. We had lunch in the supermarket restaurant and then headed back into Spain to Espot. The scenery along the route was beautiful as we climbed up winding roads to the top of mountain passes. We stopped in the village of Espot to visit the National Park office for information on walking. ...
... the car I shut the door in Neo's hands. Luckily he is a strong 7 year old and was okay after 20 minutes.
We arrived at the slopes and the very first thing I noticed at this place was they had different kinds of ski lifts that you stand up to get up the hill. I wanted to try and the first time I did I either pulled a muscle or pulled my arm out of socket. I fell so hard straight into the snow that my camera that was on my helmet fell off and I got ...
... the last moment, however things didn't work out for her to come (I didn't know until 20 minutes before) and so I set off to go alone! I schedule 2 blabla cars: 1 from Zaragoza to Lledia and another from Lledia to Viehal.
To start off, I took the bus in the wrong direction, my phone was not working AND luckily the girl waited for me (I was 35 minutes late). She was a sweet girl in vet school in Zaragoza and we had a great talk the whole way. In Lledia I met my ...
We are off again to Bielsa. This time we are going for there carnivals. Apparently everyone dresses up for the whole weekend.
Well I think that was one of the best weekends in Spain. The atmosphere of this festival is so fun and different. It was a bit scary at first, not knowing what to expect. The whole family was here. Ana, the grandparents, Marta's family and David's brother and family all came up and got dressed up with us.
The Friday ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking