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Sunday, a group of us went to visit the Palacio Real de Olite (aka: Royal Palace of Olite). It was a little over an hour away from Logrono and we spent the day exploring the castle, having a great potluck picnic lunch, getting ice cream, and just spending time with friends. The castle was beautiful. This building was a reconstruction of the original palace that was originally built under the reign of King Charles III, ...
... Springtime.....' However, it has given them a break from my usual Christmas Carols. Trish, one of the sister-in-laws sitting next to me said...I hope he copied and pasted that! Arrived in Madrid...about to head out for a city tour and then an evening out. 30 degrees here. Not a cloud in the sky. Check this one later...I'll probably update it tonight. Hi Mum and Dad...loving your comments... Hi Emily...how are the dogs? OK....10pm here ...Had ...
... packed away, and with the wind still raging, we decided we may as well head back homeward - there was nothing much here we could enjoy in a gale. It was going to be difficult to fold the awning away but there was nothing else for it!
Our neighbour, Michael, came over to see what we were up to and we talked for a while about the road we would take back home. We felt committed ...
... into the mountainous Pyrennese. The road was extremely winding with many hairpin bends and some fabulous views. Surprisingly we didn't pass any border controls and there was no indication of when we crossed into Spain. Just a subtle change of road markings and signage. Rob was hoping for sentries and flags and such!
The D4 took us through a lovely picturesque village called Bera. ...
... Better than nothing but I suppose not much.
Those were the castles for the very privileged few, surely a lot more comfortable than what was available to the commoner. Also note, that most of the towns were surrounded by walls which implies they were under threat of attack. Life expectancy in the medieval time was between twenty five and thirty years. All in all, I don't think the middle ages were a very nice time to be living.