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Travel Blogs from Sant Carles de la Rąpita
We had originally planned to take the train from San Sebastian down to Reus, rent a car there and head to L'Amertlla de Mar. Jack and I decided on the train from Paris to San Sebastian that we had spent enough time on the train for one vacation already. So, our Knight in Shining Armour suggested we rent a car for the trip south and make a road trip ...
On Saturday, I woke up around 7 so that I could take a metro to the train station. At the train station I, along with about 20 other people, bought a ticket to a small town on a peninsula called Peńķscola. It was around a 2 hour train ride to get to a neighboring town called Benicarlo. From that station, we had to walk about 10 minutes to get to a bus stop, which had a 20 minute bus ...
... after 5km and fording a small river we could see the Via Verde - the old railway track on a viaduct high above us
. Once we got up there past the old station we found a lovely smooth tarmac path!!
The only problem was it went for miles in the wrong direction.
By now the sky ...
... indoor swimming pool.
Everything is centralised and it is a very long walk to the Laundry, shop (for bread) etc.
it is not really 'our' sort of site
We left Vilanova and headed down the free road to Tarragona, then via the free Autovia to Reus, and then on to the scenic ...
... as bad as Monday’s experience. The scenery was amazing with some bits going through steep gorges similar to the one we had walked through yesterday.
On the way back we came off the track at the town of Horte San Joan and made our way up through the steep streets to admire the church and town hall and the view.
It was clear blue skies when we set off this morning with a cool breeze. By this evening it was very hot. The difference from last night is ...
Other places to stay in Sant Carles de la Rąpita
Plaza Lluis Companys s/n, Sant Carles de la Ràpita | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Passeig. Maritim, s/n, Sant Carles de la Ràpita | Hotelfrom $116
Sant Isidre 204, Sant Carles de la Ràpita | Hotelfrom $79
Av. Constitucio, 6-Bis, Sant Carles de la Ràpita | Hotelfrom $86
Passeig Maritim, 20, Sant Carles de la Ràpita | Hotelfrom $134