Hotel RH Riviera
Travel Blogs from Playa de Gandia
... a fantastic view over the pool and on the sea we passed the evening enjoying the company and talking about all kinds of things and stories. It was late when we all went to bed. 22nd After breakfast we went for a drive and visited a market at Altea. Than we came back for a nice BBQ lunch, swim and chilled till 6 pm when Belgium played Russia. The managed to win with 1-0 at the last minutes of the game. ...
... we went to one of the MET functions, there was no one there then a group of young guys come in there were four of them and Cassie nicknamed 1D and then a fifth member joined them an we had a good laugh, the poms arrived and they had already been labled Gordy shore as they sounded like they had come out of the gutter... Cassie started to talk to the Spanish 1D boys and they thought their nickname was hilarious and wanted a photo for FB we all jumped ...
... have some chain stores that they absolutely love! I mean love enough to have one on every corner of the block! Logical I guess… who wants to walk 50m when you could just have two Pull and Bears on the block? But the Spanish stores were all very funky and we had to restrain ourselves from buying up a storm. After shopping we hit up the grand market for some fresh fruit and snackage, and ventured to the train station to board our train to Granada!
sausage and thick ham on a type of pizza crust, quiche, and a bruschetta. For lunch the main course was fideua, which was a type of paella but with elbow noodles instead of
rice. It had all the great sea creatures inside, including whole shrimp,
crawfish (which we were directed to suck the brains out of, nom nom) :(,
octopus and fish pieces. Overall, it was delicious, and completely of
Valencian culture. For dessert, which ...
... Valencia City with Scott. What I like about Valencia is that it is a large city (Spain's third largest), yet it is manageable. The old part of the city is full of little streets and plazas that force you to become lost in the scene. We saw such sites as the bull ring, the old town gate, park, towers, cathedral, post office (which is much more than a cranky old man behind a counter)and plaza where the Pope will be in several weeks. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool