Hotel Puente De Piedra
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... an extension of the Meseta of
Spain and less heavily forested than the hills country I was in over the
previous day and a half in the province. The area around Miranda is said to
have a regional language still in use in some of the smaller villages that’s
closer to old Iberian Latin than Portuguese or Spanish, which probably explains
why some signs in the area are in a weird second language.
... for anti bed bug repellent!
About an hour later we emerge into that farmland we saw from the top and know we have about an hour and a half to go for potential coffee! On and on down gravel road and we eventually see potential coffee village, but we turn left and right and left and right until at last we can see it directly in front a few kms away and to the left of that the village of Tábara (tonight's digs) a further 7km away - that's of course if you ...
... 4700square metres - so much bigger than others we have seen - and is (was) completely walled with a few restorative attempts on the castle section at some time Sits on the river and if you're a real history buff.....Google it! The o sides of the walls have been ploughed but I suspect if you sent some archeologists in they would u cover more but there is so much here in Spain, it becomes simply another lot of ruins. Lost (spent) probably close to an hour ...
... the sick people coughed and spluttered all night - buddy discovered window shut (stupid people) and opened - and what the heck we would still be away early anyway!
Shot down to kitchen and it was alive with the hospitalarios cooking up milk and toast and stuff - apparently brekky included - we didn't know (that's a hassle of the language barrier) - so had our brekky and Cola Cao and heated the croissants we had yesterday. Holy **** - I bit into mine and it had chocolate ...
... Look pretty neat - guess what? - you can't see them close - it's Monday! - they're closed Monday!- sheesh and disappointment! So took a walk along the river and wandered into the new city to find a grocery store - epic fail - wander back to old city - run back in to the Dutch couple - share a wine - find grocery store in old city after siesta - no prawns but we found razor clams so that will do.
In short - dinner was risotto and veges with razor clams - ...