Travel Blogs from Murcia
... to Jenny and Steve.....and they had offered a bed!
Jenny and I worked together at Panel Systems (an insulation business) in Sheffield for 11 years, from 1984 until 1995, when I left. Mark had also worked at Panel Systems, so also knew Jenny! Jenny and Steve retired early and moved to France about 9 years ago deciding a life in France beat going to work in Sheffield! Nine years later, they decided to chase the warmth and sun ...
... to be out in the sunshine, and even returned that evening to see the locals out fishing.
Our plan for the next day was to bike to the large Mercado and pick up some food for dinner. There is a series of very well maintained paths all over the area, so it was easy to get around without fear of death by car door. A nice old man on a bike directed us to the very large, very crowded market and I found my ...
... 8364;5, advertised as being all leather and I bought some for €35. We found stalls selling nuts and sweets and couldn’t resist the cashews and the marshmallow bars. From the market, we followed signs for the beach and found there is a long paved walk along the seafront. There are expensive looking houses all the way along, some single dwellings, others two-storey apartments. There is no beach, ...
... to this point. After we were done with the Museum, we were guided outside into the actual theater. It was an amazing feeling being able to walk on the low parts where people performed and the high spots where people watched from. I felt like I could have been in the Colosseum in Italy or in the Gladiator film! We got some great photos in the outside part of the Theater.
We then explored to see a few monuments and went for lunch. We went ...
... Buses go directly to UCAM from the centre of Murcia which takes less than 15 minutes from the last stop before the university. It costs 1,50 euro one way or 22 euros a month for a student pass, which I think is pretty reasonable.
I don't find the university in particular that challenging. I have also talked to a few friends from my university in Nova Scotia who have also told me that school is not as demanding ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services