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- Swimming pool
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... 10 kilometers we found a massive palace and monastery, San Lorenzo de Escorial. I am totally amazed that anybody could keep a place of this size operational, it must have cost a fortune. Unfortunately each week comes with a Monday, and Mondays most museums and palaces are closed, so we could not go in, but just seeing the outside was good enough. So much for that big cross which we never saw again. With the time now way past noon we set of to ...
Due to technical problems, we are leaping forward to our second last day on the road in Spain. We will catch up a bit later with pics and stories from Toulouse onwards.
We spent last night in a renovated former convent with an etching of JC hanging over the bed. I think he likely offended. The convent was rebuilt in 1999 from rubble under the wishes of ...
Kian's Spain notes 7-11-13
Today I went from Paris to Madrid. It was a two hour flight. I was very excited to arrive in Spain because I finally got to see my friend Olivia!
We all went to spend the night in Zagovia Castle (actually, the Hotel Castillo de Castilnovo, in the Segovia province north of Madrid). But when we got there it was ...
Today we are off with Alun and Eku to visit the Royal Summer Palace of La Granja at San Ildefonso. This involves a bus ride, so we splurge on a taxi from the Plaza Mayor to the bus station. When we arrive, the bus station staff are quite curt. Fortunately local passengers guide us to the right bus stop, and after paying a surprisingly small sum of ...
... be issues with lead in the piping.
Another point of interest for me was the royal glassworks, about 10 minutes walk away down the hill. I arrived only about an hour before the lunch break, but I got to see a live demonstration of glassblowing. Though I’ve seen it before, it’s always interesting, and this time it also involved use of a mold. Unlike other glassblowers which focus strictly on the ...