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Sunday, a group of us went to visit the Palacio Real de Olite (aka: Royal Palace of Olite). It was a little over an hour away from Logrono and we spent the day exploring the castle, having a great potluck picnic lunch, getting ice cream, and just spending time with friends. The castle was beautiful. This building was a reconstruction of the original palace that was originally built under the reign of King Charles III, ...
... enclosed by apartments...and there are restaurants and shops on the ground floor. Huge white market umbrellas all around the edges of the square as people dined outside. About every 30 seconds water would spray from the centre of these umbrellas....in a fine mist down onto the diners to keep them cool. Madrid is beautiful....I didn't know what to expect and the history and spectacular old buildings took me by surprise. Oh, and I saw the ...
... in the distance or nestling on a small hillock, its church steeple standing tall.
South of Zaragoza the land starts to become undulating and increasingly full of vineyards. Here, these are black, gnarled leafless plants stand in rows between sleepy ghost-like towns. Dusk was beginning to fall creating an array of reds and golds on the bands of cloud in the sky. The mountain range ...
... for it being the from the 13th century. Our tour guide is what made the trip worth it. He was very knowledgeable, had a great speaking voice, and was very passionate about what he was telling us about. The only problem (which for me wasn't really a problem but for the group it was a problem) was that he only spanish which in my opinion made it even better. Of course there a few gripers in the group but that is to be expected. The most impressive part of the ...
... clothing somewhat more) all day and all night. Every bus driver, every person having coffee, and every tourist. It is a bit scary. 2. Go to the kick-off party. I don't really have photos because I knew better than to bring my camera because it is a wine-pouring-on-each-other, wine-throwing, wine-drinking, wine-sharing, dancing, jumping up and down, singing and otherwise letting-loose-a-thon, which leads to all-day drinking and generally getting dirtier, drunker, and dirtier. ...