Hotel Montermoso

Carretera Madrid-Irun Km 163, Aranda de Duero, Castile-León, 09400, Spain and Canary Islands | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $73.00
 

Travel Blogs from Aranda de Duero

Side trips to Gumiel and Silos

A travel blog entry by joarmour

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Gumiel is the small village where Dominic was taken to study and where he lived with his uncle. We see the house, now restored and the nearby church. At Silos, we visit the Benedictine Monastery, where the highlight is the beautiful cloisters, containing eleventh century Romanesque stone carvings. Here it is said that Jane of Aza came to pray at the tomb of Santa Domingo de Silos. Her son, Dominic de Guzman is probably named after him. Lunch in ...

Caluerega and Osma

A travel blog entry by joarmour

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I woke up just before dawn this morning and took a walk to the hill overlooking Caluerega. There is a large cross here (cross of St George) and the view takes in the monastery and the outer homes of the small village. Beyond that are green fields, some ploughed ready for grain crops and others with young grape vines. The wine industry is growing in this region of Spain. Breakfast is simple, bread rolls, fruit ...

To Caluerega, birthplace of Dominic de Guzman

A travel blog entry by joarmour

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... loudly and non stop to each other whilst we conduct a short prayer service in the church. The view from the village out over the surrounding plains is expansive and quite stunning. In the late afternoon, we hop back on board the bus and head for the tiny village of Caluerega. Here we are staying in the Dominican convent. Dinner will be served at 9pm, so we have time for drinks at the local bar and a walk around the ...

Kian wished to stay in a castle...

A travel blog entry by mike_angela

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... practicing archery just above the lot, and Kian thought it looked like fun! Unfortunately, the camp counselor gave us a funny look when we asked which doors led to the Hotel entrance, and said that no-one had been there in days.

So we decided to try to find a way in. And we called. And pulled out confirmation emails. But sadly, nothing worked. After about 45 minutes, Mike wandered off back down the drive ...

Birthday Lunch

A travel blog entry by tiggercampervan

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Very imposing view from the main road that now bypasses the town - calls out "come and visit". Morning market - fruit and veg - strictly locals only.

Learnt early that the Spainish don't eat lunch at 12 - we were told to come back at 1.30! Had leg of lamb for two - roasted in a clay oven - which was on display in the restaurant. Yummy!

Town was great for a wander around ...

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This 3 star hotel is located on Carretera Madrid-Irun Km 163, Aranda de Duero.
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