Travel Blogs from León
... I like to write my blog, answer emails and other messages in that setting, perhaps the vino tinto helps the creative process? We met Tony and Bert getting out of the elevator as we were getting in so we invited them to join us when they were ready. Which they did. We sat outside for over two hours; it was so nice! We decided on pizza for dinner because I knew I'd be guaranteed something vegetarian; have I mentioned how I'm over vegetarian tuna lol Bedtime ...
... completely deserted and the only cafe was closed until 9.00am, bummer. Fabulous walking along a country road with only one other walker ahead of us. Once into the woodlands my old Camino Spirit the "Cuckoo" was calling along with all the other birds. The sun was shining but a cool 12°C ish with no wind just perfect for a country stroll. It was a casual 13 - 15km walk to the village so no stress to get anywhere in ...
Using the tedious tiny iPod touch again so there will be little verbiage but lots of pictures and a little video. The sun has returned, spirits lifted and can see the coast mountains in the distance as well as the mountain range to come. I have been enjoying the meseta very much and will miss it. We have been in a variety of alberges some crowded, housing 80 or more people ...
... best. They noticed that Deb tried to call, but Dad's phone went dead before they could call her back. Of course they send their love and want to make sure we share all the messages.
As a side note - my really good friend here in southern California is married to a man whose parents live in Ponferrada, Spain along the Camino path! Seriously! We decided to send her in-laws a picture of Mom and Dad and asked if it was possible to actually notice them ...
... Leon at 1:40pm. Now for the cross town scramble to our hotel.
We dialled up the hotel on the iPad and used Google Maps to zero in. This feature has really been a help when arriving in a new town. The hotel we are in is part of the building of a massive church. It may have been a convent at some stage because there are many rooms through out the floor that are not part of the hotel. The hotel itself could almost be ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services