Hotel el Mirador de Ordiales
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... stupid. First of all the elevator has a door which you have to physically push and pull open. Oh the elevator also opens on both sides. I was so lost inside the elevator. Also the first floor and ground floor is different. In addition when using the metro the door doesn't open automatically. The users need to press a green door on the button for it to open. When I arrived at my stop nobody else was getting off and ...
... days not too many people in Australia smoke, making them realise that it was the Spanish culture that 'made them' smoke. After stumbling onto this idea they started shoving the smokes in my face and telling me to try it. On declining they were honestly upset and ****** off that I wasn't immersing myself in the Spanish way of life which makes it very hard!
Got back home at 10pm and had the best dinner I've had here by far (maybe because I hadn't ...
finally landed in Madrid after 24 hours of airport lay-overs! unfortunately, missed an entire day of site-seeing...but I've seen enough in two days to know this is my new favorite city.
the pictures I'm posting are pretty limited since I had only two days. i will head back here for one more day before Paris, so i will try and fit in a few more tourist spots before leaving...and of course spend ...
... while here.
We visited the Plaza Major where we had a (mediocre) lunch then off to have a look at the Puerta del Sol Plaza (Gate of the sun). This plaza is the centre, aka Km 0, from which distances are measured for the Spanish roads network. The most interesting thing we saw at that plaza were the illegal street vendors trying to avoid the police.
We had an early night.
Spain Day 17: I must say I'm excited to head to Madrid today :-) although it's a long drive day... On arrival Deans takes us in a driving tour of the city.... That's it I'm staying here!!! OMG our hostel had no A/C and 3 showers for the whole floor of about 15ppl :-( not cool!!! Luckily we are all pretty good at getting ready quick. Off to the included dinner, wholly food. They just brang out a whole bunch of dishes & than a massive main meal... Was soooo full!!! A group ...
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking