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... thankfully it has running water and air con but the parking is a sodding mile away and 20 quid, to top it all she has a big spot on her nose and has whined for hours We are now going to eat then sleep sleep sleep. I have to say the scenery through the Pyrenees was ...
Due to the unexpected 20km national park trail, I had about 3-4 extra hours to kill before heading over to my final destination for the day, Zaragoza, and it was also that time of the day when European take their lunch, 2 pm.
......to be continued
A small town on the way out of the national park, there are no particular reason why I choose this town compare to the others ( there was about 3 similar small town on the out). I've decided to parked at this town to take a look.
There was not much going on on this hot Saturday afternoon. Most of the people was probably in ...
This was not a very eventful visit. I drove about 1:25 hour to get to the location but after a 15 minute hike, I came up to a head of the trail, which stated the following information
Trail Number: S5/PR-HU 164
Suggested Tempo: 8-9 hours
Distance: 20,000 meters
Change in Elevation: 1,300 meters
I was like....OMG, why is the only trail here a 20km trail. I end up taking some pictures around the area, but would have been nice if I was able to hike ...
... but my painful ribs meant that further exploration of the historic old town was not possible on this day. Never mind, we shall return another time, D.V. Having caught a glimpse of the Poblet monastery on a TV programme, I discovered that it was possible to stay there, so this was our next stop. It is a Cistersian foundation, dating from 1150 and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the 1990s. There is a hotel within the monastery. Our first ...