Travel Blogs from Valladolid
We left Porto this morning and drove to Valladolid in Spain on the way to Bilbao and San Sebastian.
We went over the mountains at a elevation of up to 1300 meters - my ears went pop. We arrived in Valladolid and had a good look around the town, no photos but the town does date back some 1000 years and has a few Roman ruins and old churches …
... Needless to say our first stop in Tordesillas involved a couple of ice cold cokes followed by jumping straight in the pool. As we write this we have just about recovered from the day with beer and pizza. Tomorrow we have 50 miles to ride into Salamanca which we hope will be as exciting a ride as what we have achieved so far. And finally- a rest! Remember that we are doing this all for a good reason so please visit justgiving.com/alisterbunclark and donate if you have not ...
... to go in a lovely bustling market town where we sat in the square watching as the entire population seemed to have come out to enjoy their Sunday. After sheltering from the worst of the mid-day sun, we pushed on through to our destination for the day. Upon our arrival, Georgie was outside tinkering with her bike whilst I went to check in with my non-existent Spanish. I must have said something right as i was ...
Friday was our first excursion! For our program, we take an excursion every week to a different city in Spain, see the sights and learn about everything! This week we went to Coca and Cuëllar. First, we saw the monastery of Santa María Real de Nieva. Then we saw the AMAZING AND GINORMOUS Castle of Coca. That was my favorite part of the entire day. You can go on a tour ...
At night, she took me to "Paza Mayor (Main Square)".
And she said....
"I have to tell your about the next path.
Go to Perú."
What ?? Why?
She say "I can't tell you about that. Just go there. You will see."
Okay...I go to Perú.
¡Muchas Gracias! Marga !
Photos were taken by Margarita in Valladolid.
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