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... nice hot shower in luxurious bathroom ,wandered down to garden terrace with it's views and fabulous rose gardens and were presented with bottle of local wine and nibbles. Watched the sun go down, at 9 o'clock moved inside (getting a bit chilly) and were served a sumptuous dinner. Only one other couple staying so we were treated like royalty. What a change from Grazalema! Don't get me wrong we loved the village of Grazalema but this is a welcome change.
... one of many on our walk. We replenished our water bottles,
swapping lukewarm water with cold fresh mountain water.
Passing through the village, we made our way towards San
Sebastian del Valle (village number 4) dominated by its huge church. The village was busy with people enjoying
Good Friday by frolicking in the stream and barbequing. In the main square, the
bars and cafes were full.
We trudged on to the last village of Santa ...
We caught an early 8:15 am bus to Madrid. It was equipped with internet and a minitouch screen for each seat, so Molly enjoyed playing American Girl games and Angry Birds. We got in about noon, locked our bigger suitcases up in a locker, then took a bus down to Toledo.
We spent the afternoon shopping in Toledo, buying all sorts of souvenirs - not only for others, but for ourselves too! Molly bought an ...
... a change in routine to the traditional sustenance and water that they had been treated to throughout the week. 9pm presented the last opportunity to roam the grounds of the estate as part of free time, and also gave a chance to the performing groups of the talent show, one last rehearsal slot. For certain teachers, it was felt that a practice wasn´t necessary, although on reflection it wouldn´t have been a bad idea!
Whilst the children ate dinner, ...
... a sad end to the wonderful outdoor activities on offer here for the children. Mountain Biking is one of those and yesterday afternoon 2 groups were the first to go and the the third completed the programme today. A very scenic route was passed on 2 wheels for those in small groups of 8 plus 2 instructors. The journey consisted of a small visit around the local village here of Navarredona, stopping off at a very comfortable roadside eatery, where Ice Creams ...