Rey Don Sancho
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... with the food except for the grilling of fish and meats over hot coals. Unfortunately I didn't have this as I was not feeling well that night. Stayed at the Parador hotel in Zamora, right in the heart of the historic section. Had a refreshing dip in the pool, followed by G and T's then dinner at a beautiful Tapas bar in the town square. Temperature still about 30 degrees at ...
... Parked and walked into the walled city of Leon. Authentic in every way. A huge cathedral and very solid walls. A central fruit and veg market in the colonnaded square. But rain so we decided not to spend the night but moved on to Zamora. My last visit to Zamora clear in my mind. It was a strongly walled town with a steep stoney entrance through grand gates. No vehicle access. There were beggars everywhere and men in Islamic style Long robes. It was dirty and there was ...
Zamora - could be the title of a Dean Martin song. The town brought out my inner crooner - comfy and cleverly modernised NH hotel, honey coloured ancient buildings, a once a year ceramic market, storks nesting on bell towers, breakfast of organic fruits, local sheep cheese, fresh roasted coffee, mild sunny day. (Wifi is a constant challenge so this blog will need to be polished with pics later. ...
Last night we had a communal meal prepared by Warren and Francis at the albergue followed by some mull wine prepared and shared by German ladies. It was a pretty special evening with our guitar player continuing to find tunes most people knew from the 60s and 70s.
Later in the night the German lady running the albergue then suggested the group go to the renovated church outside. Most went and she started to sing which ...
... for the amount of staring that occurred as we walked the streets.
On a much more pleasant note, the city is home to countless White Storks. It seems like the bell towers of every church has at least one of these rather large birds sitting on a nest and they could be constantly seen flying back and forth from the river with nesting material. We did not see any chicks.
Next stop, Porto Portugal
Hasta La Vista, muchachos!