La Parada del Compte
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... Wildly picturesque little hamlet, beautiful setting, views far out across the rolling verdant plains. Tapas and rosado in the old square and Mexican-Spanish style accommodation for the night. Monday early evening: we drink chilled rosada from the ice bucket in the ruins of our pension room, Songs From A Room wafts down the corridors from our locale. No one wanders languidly past our open door. Today we visited the ...
... and then ascertained it was okay to do a drive by and drop off bags. Not that that was a simple feat. Pictures of typical road widths to come in a later blog. We also arrived early enough to climb to the top of the hill and wander the ruins of the castle. For all you fit people this may seem minor but for some a climb of about 120-130 meters ( direct vertical) is a regular days activity. I am however finding it slowly easier. My heart rate returns ...
... perhaps Andalusian, and not to be messed with. He was snorting and rearing and was presenting himself in all his magnificence. We followed and were able to get ahead of them to take a video.
The lagoon area was a series of irrigation ditches and flooded rice paddies which were being newly planted. Not much to see there. The road was narrow, the sun hot overhead and a ...
... come around the bend and see, in the distance, the most magnificent castle structure imaginable! We subsequently learn that we are approaching Santes Creus with it's 12th century monastery which, among other things, houses the remains of two kings of Aragon. Very cool. Very awesome. We had to stop and take lots of pictures. We decided that, at this rate, we might not reach our destination until after midnight, so we had ...
So here we are again folks, sorry that you have had to wait so long for the next instalment but we have been working hard!
Christmas was the most bizarre experience for us and was unfortunately not a pleasant one. We got up at the usual time to feed and de-poop all the animals……..minus the two turkeys of course…..then after breakfast and a shower we gathered up all of our presents for the grand opening ceremony with our ...