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Day 3 (Monday 9th of February)
From Madrid to Sotogrande
After driving a significant distance yesterday, today we had a relatively short drive of abt 650km to Sotogrande in Southern Spain, from where we will take the ferry to Morocco on Tuesday.
We had breakfast with Dennis and Ton from team Rhino and then left Madrid together. We sticked together all day right till the finish at Hotel Las Camelias.
The route was very ...
After a sticky ten minutes trying to do a three (or was it twelve) point turn on the narrow road without hitting the bollards and other parked cars behind or plummeting over the edge, we drove back down to the next bend, where there was a better parking area to walk around the ruins of the castle. The views were stupendous.
So then ...
... old part of town that served great tapas – the grilled peppers and prawns were so good.
We also managed to find another convent that served cookies through the lazy susan – those nuns sure do know how to bake! We found Ronda to be quite charming – with its amazing history, plazas, architecture and vistas to the surrounding country side. Once again we have had amazing sunny weather with temps in the mid to high ...
... of one of the hills next to the lake.
Ronda might not be the town you want to visit if you are afraid of heights. Actually if you stay in the new part of town you would be fine as it is casually hiding a huge gorge that lies nearby. I consider myself a brave person but even my stomach turns a little as I look down at the stream and large boulders that would surely be my undoing if I were to tumble over the ledge.
Has an ...
Following a beautiful scenic train journey through the mountains we arrive at ronda. Set in and around a deep gorge spanned by an impressive bridge, ronda was one of those towns that just felt.... Very pretty! Puente Nuevo. The large and incredible bridge over the gorge (el Tajo), finished in 1793. The height from top to bottom is about 100 m, like a 30 floor building. Inside the bridge there is a small museum. There are paths also which allow ...