Monasterio de la Oliva

Address: Crta Melida, s/n, Carcastillo, Navarra, 31310, Spain and Canary Islands | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Crta Melida, s/n, Carcastillo.
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Travel Blogs from Carcastillo

Camino R&R in Pamplona

A travel blog entry by jimandi on Sep 21, 2014

7 photos

... Ecolaundry where you can wash a huge ( up to 9kg) load of wash, soap included, for 6€ and in only takes 37 minutes. Drying for a full load took 30 min for 4€. Linda chose laundry detail while Jim moseyed around, trying not to get into trouble among the multitude of shops and bars open this Sunday morning. Clothes washed and moseying completed, we returned to our room to complete reorganizing ...

DAY 6 - Zariquiguie to Obanos

A travel blog entry by jimandi on Aug 24, 2014

14 photos

... a few started showing up, but no preps for the buffet dinner were evident, so we decided to not wait, but instead implement plan B which was to go back to our room and use the leftover ham and cheese and baguette from lunch for supper. So our private pilgrim dinner was delicious and allowed us to wind down sooner and hopefully enjoy a restful evening. Walked today: 7.0 miles. Walked 2014: 15.5 mi Walked total: 62.7 ...

Bull Fighting

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14 on Jul 08, 2014

138 photos

... and they all leave the same way — having been vanquished by the matadors, as well as the other participants in what is essentially a ceremonial killing process. It is a cultural ritual that has been practiced for hundreds of years, and the Spaniards see it as more of an art, than as a blood sport.
To those of us who aren’t accustomed to this type of activity, it does seem much more like a “gladiator” type of event, and it is ...

Stop off in Pamplona

A travel blog entry by ellenzimmer on May 19, 2014

2 comments, 8 photos

Walked from Trinidad de Arre to Pamplona.. Stopped for cap & coissant! Heaven! Meet up with girls today! Also finally got SIM cards. Saw the cathedral, town hall, and bull ring... In a lot of sin today from pack. Had to wear TENS all day. Girls were sore and hungry when we found them... Both Alyssa and I struggling today. Made a decision to make this a short day and stay on the other side of ...


A travel blog entry by kymmurphy on May 09, 2014

3 comments, 36 photos

... I had to concentrate fully to make sure I placed my feet in the best place with each step. On the way down I met Luca, an 11 year old boy from Perth, so we walked together for about half an hour. It was so refreshing to walk with someone who had no baggage. Usually when you meet someone they tell you their life story and the reason they are doing the Camino e.g. their brush with death, the death of their spouse, they don't talk to their family, their ...