La Almendra y El Gitano
Travel Blogs from Agua Amarga
... meant we had to wait until the following day before we could fully appreciate that we really were in the middle of a desert. The resort is lovely, but step outside and you are immediately plunged into a moonscape. You have to travel pretty far to find any greenery, but there are some nice sandy beaches nearby. We tried a bit of exploring, but have resigned ourselves to staying either by the pool or beaches for a remaining time ...
... the mountain and along the cliffs under us, a beautiful sight ! We walked for about an hour and while the wind was starting to become stronger and stronger we went to the restaurant of the camping and had some calamares fritos with a big salad. Than we went to the camping café where we could watch Belgium - US. We took our little Belgian red horns with us to cheer for the Belgian team ! Some other young Belgian couple from Liege ...
... a pretty little village, a former fishing enclave, now a tourist resort. The path out of Las Negras climbs a hill giving excellent views down the coast. The path seemed very busy compared to what we have been used to. After about an hour, we started a descent towards San Pedro with the ruins of the 18th century San Pedro Castle and a 16th century tower coming into view. Cala de San Pedro is described as a delightful bay. The ...
Monday 28th April
Weather: same same
We moved up the coast to a campsite at Los Escullos. There isn't anything at Los Escullos except the campsite, a restaurant and an old Fort. The campsite is about a kilometre from the beach so we headed there later in the afternoon for a spot of sunbathing.
Tuesday 29th April
Weather: Can it get any hotter?
Did a circular walk today in land to San Jose and then along ...
Saturday 26th April
Weather: Mucho Scorchio
We packed up and headed to San Jose. The campsite was easy to find and is lovely, shaded by eucalyptus trees. We had a walk around the small marina this afternoon and then went for our first sunbathe on the beach. I wore my new bikini for the first time.
After about 10 minutes I was bored, couldn't get comfy to read my book, covered ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet