- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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TripAdvisor Reviews L'Hermitage Orient
Travel Blogs from Orient
... seafront. Consolation came in the form of chocolate de la taza (hot choccy) in a little cafe with a detailed analysis of the foreboding cold weather to come in Spanish from the owner....no halidos today then Thank you! The Tramontana is white with snow and the wind is chilly and sea swelly. It's February and its a git! If I'd have been wiser I might have headed to a city for this inclement month and enjoyed the island in its full spring glory....but ...
During the night the ship changed course for Mallorca in order to carry out a medical evacuation of a passenger. No word just rumours of the condition of the passenger evacuated. A nice day but a bit blowy so deck quoits and shuffleboard comps were cancelled since they take place on the top deck of Adonia. Therefore we spent a relaxing day around the ship. Dress code for tonight's dinner is Black & White night. ...
... They liked coming here for the sea breezes. It is high on a hill and overlooks the harbour. We stop for a washroom break and some snapshots of the harbour.
Back on the bus and we head to the center of the city where there is a real live bull ring. They actually still have bull fights here as they have in days gone by. This is actually a relatively new structure, dating from 1929. It has three levels and looks kind of small if you ask me. Not ...
... a couple of hours wandering the streets. it is a very beautiful and clean city with lovely narrow lanes and nice shops. On our way back to the shuttle we stopped at a street side restaurant and enjoyed A glass of sangria while checking the wifi. The shops here suggest a well to do clientele and that is supported by the number and quality of the pleasure craft in the Marina. The Cathedral looked a magnificent site but unfortunately we did not have time to visit. ...
... the artist haunt of Soller, and back to Palma. We hoped for entrance to the famous cathedral, but alas, our timing was off. Still we enjoyed the exterior and the medina of old Palma, including a visit to the 1200 ruins of Arab baths from Moorish times.
Other small things
-- Doug is off to a great start with his Spanish tutoring/classes and regular conversational sessions with the boyfriend of Sam’s art ...