Hotel Palacio Oxangoiti
Travel Blogs from Lekeitio
... called San Juan. The hike was extremely difficult, and it just kept reminding me of all those times I thought about going to the gym but decided to watch Netflix instead. Karma sure got me good! Once again, the views were amazing. There is something so calming about being up on a mountain top looking over the ocean. It sure gives you time to reflect on your life and your decisions.
A couple nights ago I ate dinner with a friend's host family, and they were so ...
Spanish haciendas that were so popular in Australia in the 70’s (admittedly we
did not travel any further south than Madrid, so maybe they are all there
waiting for us).
We travelled along many minor roads which had two
plusses, we got to see much more of the local villages and we avoided some of
the more ridiculous tolls. Arrived about
lunch time the following day in a seaside resort that looked to all intent as
if someone had come ...
... the bathroom to the kitchen to see if tilting the shower faucet just a centimeter to the right/left/up/down lit the water heater to provide a hot shower. And once its lit, its countdown until the water heater runs out of hot water. Usually 2-3 minutes. But the hot water is SO worth it.
I mentioned Carmen Chua as one of neighbors, but its really nice to just meet nice people in our building and have neighbors that aren’t only college students. That is, ...
... in the 12th century and was a key element in the town's defence. At the very top of this mountain is a giagantic statue of Jesus that appears to look over every individual's actions in the city. The building under which this statue sits atop of is the San Sebastian Museum which gives a run down of the most significant events in the city's history. An audio guide described the importance of San ...
... so I would agree with this.
I wanted to get out and about (really daddy D wanted tonic water) so we went for a drive around the whole town - Spain has no Sunday trading so no tonic water was bought.
When we got back to the hotel, we visited the amusement park thats is next to the hotel and the pool - it was too cold for me to swim, but the pool had amazing views. The fun park is quite strange Daddy C says its very 1980's with ...