Port Salins Hotel
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... of the longer stays.
We took a walk into the local village, Capmany, this morning, found the cafè/bar and got an ice cream and found the deli and got lunch, a nice walk around the narrow streets before we headed back to the site. After lunch we had a game of pétanque and chilled out in the sun. This evening we will pack up ready for our move tomorrow for the first of our longer stays.
Next stop Benicassim, 260 miles. More to ...
... small rooms where Dali lived and worked. All a bit pressured and not really worth the time invested. But the pool, the gardens & olive terraces with views out over the sea will linger in the memory...it is the savage beauty & remoteness of this area that must have been the anchor that tied SD to this place all his adult life, despite the jet setting.
... we got to the hotel Margarit and the lovely Maria came out to show us where to park, needless to say, a death-defying manoeuver in the depths of a cavernous garage!
However, all was fine with our comfortable room and off we went to find a very pleasant lunch in the town square. After this leisurely restoration, we crossed the river Onyar to the old town to explore the considerable history ...
... used here in walls, roads and houses is amazing, and some so very old , so much work! ,
We saw older cyclists, hikers and Harley bikers near the lighthouse before heading up the mountain and through the 18 roundabouts on our way to Nice! Only 580klms - great roads and maybe stop of at Nimes in France to see the famous Aqueduct I saw 40 years ago if I see a sign off the tollway! Calideques has been a very interesting less than 24 hour visit!!
... a meter away from the performers makes it even better.
All the commerçants from the street get together for this event...little tables out on the grass....and a makeshift bar set up. Alan bought our drinks and said the barman was completely, but very charmingly ****** - he was cross eyed and happy as! He was still going many hours later, but gradually sinking until someone else ...