Huerto de la Virgen de las Nieves
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... an hour to get up to the castle by way of the main historical buildings and allowed an hour to look around the castle before returning by 2.30.
Once that was booked I walked up the hill to the older parts of town and ran into the Tuesday market that had about 40 stalls and catered mainly to the locals. By quarter to twelve I had to sit down and try to order a sandwich and a cuppa to get me through till teatime. It proved more difficult than I thought and I had to settle for ...
... my experience.
We spent the morning doing a tour of the city with a tour guide, seeing typical Xativa life, the market, the cathedral, and a museum. It was a sufficient trip. I have to say my favorite part of the day came when we began to trek up to the castle.
As we began to walk up the path, I noticed that off of the path, on a rocky, mountain trail seemed to be something to see. I'm not sure what it was (probably God), ...
... work, but Diane tends to find Gaudi a bit gaudy! Then it was on to La Sagrada Familia Basilica a church designed by Gaudi that is still under construction. While the outside seems very grey it is a stark contrast to the beautiful light and colours of the stained glass windows inside. Closer inspection of the external also showed a magnificent attention to detail and story. While the church may not be everyone's cup of tea it is certainly intriguing and well worth ...
"There's always gonna be another mountain,
I'm always gonna wanna make it move.
Always gonna be a uphill battle,
Sometimes I'm gonna have to lose.
Ain't about how fast I get there,
... hotel, Valencia has built a park and 7 km promenade along the banks of the old river bed. Along this promenade there are several modern buildings that house the Science pavilion, the IMAX theatre, the Museum of Modern art, and l'Oceanographic, the largest aquarium in Europe.
Valencia is a truly exciting city with so many sights and things to see. The old quarter is huge and full of wonderful old buildings. It also has ...