Travel Blogs from Badajoz
... it is lined floor to ceiling with azulejos, the hand painted blue and white tiles. It didn't disappoint! The collection azueljos are from 1711, by the great master Antonio de Oliveira, and depict scenes from the life of Sao Lourenco Justiniano.
The church also had a crypt with a stack of bones, a gilded alter and 18th century paintings.
... corner 4 more Policemen got into a car, carrying machine guns and sped off, a Nacional Guard car following and 2 Police motorcyclists! We never did find out what the incident was!
One of the most interesting finds for us was ...
... the fees don't start until after the first town, Elvas, which was our destination.
We followed the instructions to the aire and passed through the 5 tier aqueduct!
We found the MH Aire which was in the Car park of a newish Intermarche (Have the French taken over all the Supermarkets in Europe?)
We did a big shop but as we were the only MH there we really didn't fancy spending the night in a ...
We found an inexpensive hotel within the walls called Sao Joao de Dues. The hotel is a converted convent with shady gardens, several terraces and a pool with views of the walled city. The gardens had orange and lemon trees. The bathroom had marble floors and we had a huge bedroom. Another great and lucky find. After settling in we strolled through the narrow streets and located a very small restaurant in a cave like setting. I asked the ...
Slept in this morning. For some reason we never woke up until 9:00 Am, but we have the packing down to a fine art by now and 45 minutes later we've eaten breakfast and packed ready to go. Heading north from Sevilla on a very good road to a place called Merida. It's got some old ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking