Hotel del Port
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Chavs. You've gotta love 'em. We arrived for our free breakfast to the sight of three feral children tearing around the dining area with little regard for anyone else. "I blame the parents." I can hear you tut. Well one of them was sitting at a table surrounded by the detritus of several breakfasts smoking one of those 'electronic' cigarettes and …
We had originally planned to take the train from San Sebastian down to Reus, rent a car there and head to L'Amertlla de Mar. Jack and I decided on the train from Paris to San Sebastian that we had spent enough time on the train for one vacation already. So, our Knight in Shining Armour suggested we rent a car for the trip south and make a road trip ...
... after 5km and fording a small river we could see the Via Verde - the old railway track on a viaduct high above us
. Once we got up there past the old station we found a lovely smooth tarmac path!!
The only problem was it went for miles in the wrong direction.
By now the sky ...
... indoor swimming pool.
Everything is centralised and it is a very long walk to the Laundry, shop (for bread) etc.
it is not really 'our' sort of site
We left Vilanova and headed down the free road to Tarragona, then via the free Autovia to Reus, and then on to the scenic ...
... has to be my favourite walk so far on this trip. After leaving the gorge, we followed other paths through woodland before coming across a monument celebrating a 100 years of forest guards. After lunch it was back to the gorge to retrace our steps back to the village. The sun had started shinning around lunchtime but it is very windy so cooler than we are used to. I had to put my jeans on this evening to keep my legs warm.
Wednesday 14th ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet