Le Relais Des Chartreuses
Travel Blogs from Le Boulou
... for a small excursion. Off to Ceret, a charming village about 15 minutes away. Famous for its cherries and bullfighting, though I don't think the two things are related. We were heading for their museum of modern art. The exhibition of the moment " Bullfighting in art" or something like that. Literally 100 s of object d'art, depicting Matadors and bulls. It wouldn't have been my ...
... Half an hour later, Henry returned, key in hand to release the car. Lucky us! It was due to be next opened on Monday, and it was a coincidence that the supermarket had a key as it wasn't their garage. Turns out, the sign to warn people had fallen down. Time for lots of sighs of relief. Ham procured, it was time to finally join our friends. As a group of 8 families, we have holidayed every two years for as long as I remember. I ...
A break..as we had, in the heat of the day. Back to the hotel to freshen up and re group. A chance for more investigation and a cunning plan to be created.. Sometimes a trip is all about the journey, rather than the destination. And so it was... A navigation through the tube system, a trip on a funicular and finally onto a cable car to the top of Montjuic. There is a huge castle at the top, which we ...
... in the ocean (yes, in the ocean...on a floaty thingy, haha). We continued on to a beach bar and danced the night away. It was a lovely evening!
Within those few days I was in Roses, I went to Cadaques that is just 30 minutes north of Roses. It is a very small town, but BEAUTIFUL! I hiked 8km to Cap de Creus, visited some virgin beaches, bathed naked in the crystal clear blue mediterranean waters, and I loved every second of it. ...
... defence and also as a display of prehistoric finds that have been made. The displays and art are not real, of course, but examples have been found there.
There is a story of the daughter of a family linked to an uprising who exposed it to the French because she was in love with one of the lieutenants. Her father was beheaded!
The second cave, Les Grande Canalettes,is huge, some parts only discovered ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility