Hotel Playa Sol
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We are off to the Costa Brava this morning. It would have been great to have spent longer in Barcelona however we have planned to stay at Charlotte’s family gite in the Dordogne and our journey there needs to begin today. We tossed a coin as to whether we would go via San Sebestian up the Atlantic coast or Costa Brava on the Med.
It was great to have the luxury of popping downstairs for a buffet breakfast which was included in our room rate. Nice coffee, potato tortilla which is a staple over here, Jamon croquettes, churros and selection of meats and cheeses, lovely spreads and breads, cereals, fruit, yoghurt etc. I was even able to practice moderation - not sure why, must …
We arrived on Saturday early evening and only left the house on Monday afternoon. In the meantime, lots of chat, eating amazing food, yoga, swimming and meditation. Almost like a fancy spa retreat, only surrounded by mates. After weeks of constantly being on the move, there is great pleasure in just doing nothing very much. Time to simply be and smell the coffee, so to speak. Yoga outside ...
... an angry customs man standing over it. This time, all I have to do is buy one and take it to our villa. How difficult could that be? We tried to find a supermarket on the outskirts of Girona. I do love the Sat nav, but twice it sent us to places that sold no food! Third time lucky, we pulled into a car park of a grocery store. So hot, we spied a covered bit of the car park and drove in. " Weird, just two cars ", " It's a bit ...
A break..as we had, in the heat of the day. Back to the hotel to freshen up and re group. A chance for more investigation and a cunning plan to be created.. Sometimes a trip is all about the journey, rather than the destination. And so it was... A navigation through the tube system, a trip on a funicular and finally onto a cable car to the top of Montjuic. There is a huge castle at the top, which we ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet