Travel Blogs from Salou
... building with obvious arched doors. They weren’t cooking meals but the nice lady inside told us there was a place down the road which we found a few minutes later. Sadly I’ve forgotten the name of this place because we had a really good meal served by pleasant staff, but it is close to the roundabout and the BonArea.
The rest of the afternoon was taken up with a nice drives through the Prades mountains, taking in a quick look at the ...
... few months earlier and conveniently near Bar Bruch which had unsurprisingly set up an additional bar for the day. Although we were mainly in shade, much of the square was exposed to the sun and even watching castellers can be thirsty work.
It became apparent that Colla Vella were going to start the first round and there was a long wait whilst they sorted themselves out. I found David and Roger who I had met during the assaig on Friday night and we agreed that I would take ...
... of course have far fewer members. All in all it was a really good day of castells.
For a late lunch we'd decided to have a look at the rather nice Café de Reus, where we had eating last November and after about 90 minutes of castells we walked down the lane to the main restaurant which is well preserved and nicer, we think, than taking a table on the square. As before we selected the menu del dia and had a series of tasty, ...
... that we had attended in May near the start of the season. We said hello to some of the people who remembered us from previous visits and then went up to the practice area.
I've been to and taken part in quite a few assaig's so far but this was the most serious because it was the final preparation for the big day on Sunday. I think we did six different attempts using the whole pinya, some of which were genuinely physical and strenuous. ...
... full option was not available (it probably never is) but they had not reduced the rental charge. They were at fault rather than Goldcar (Goldcar are simply guilty of overcharging massively for fuel). Rentalcars eventually agreed to refund £50 although the tone of their e-mail suggests they still think I didn't understand the terms and conditions.
We were soon on the road and shortly entering the outskirts ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting