Hotel Real de Bohoyo
Travel Blogs from Bohoyo
... tracking disguised as a spare pair of gloves to show us where we went. As with all things rally eventually everyone gravitated to the bar. The four of us met up and 3 of us were pleased that the nibbles of nuts from the last 3 days were now replaced with olives mainly due to the efforts of Steve and his "Popeye / Olive oil impression to the bar staff" As a dinner drew to a close the whole point of the event was put on the notice board "the ...
... 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.
... br> back, the mountain pass was covered in thick cloud.
Back at the campsite, the children were in full voice, the
teenagers were smoking in the toilets and general mayhem ensued until the early
hours of the morning. Let’s hope they all go home tomorrow.
Weather: Low cloud
Walk: Start El Arena 890m
Peak: Puerto de la Cabrilla Pass 1942m
The skies ...
... ourselves looking back over the whole of Salamanca from 1005m above sea level which is only 6 meters below the height of our climb on the first day. We dropped into the town of Guijuelo (the start of stage 6 in the Vuelta de España). All we wanted at this point was a supermarket or corner shop where we might find water. What we found instead was the Ibérico ham centre of the world. About 10 ham distribution plants flanked the town ...
After breakfast, a cup of tea/coffee and various pastries we got ourselves packed up, getting the tents down, stuff packed only took about 15 minutes but it took almost an hour to get the Land Rover packed and the roof load strapped down, we will have to try and improve on that! A long hot drive through the deserts of central Spain, at our first Police roadblock on the motorway ...