Aparthotel Convencion Barajas
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... bus driver meant that we had to get off sooner rather than later to avoid sharing our breakfast with the other passengers.
We passed some amazing architecture and monuments, though, the highlight of which would have to be the Presidential Palace..or should that be the Royal Palace. It is a majestic building and we're planning to go back there for more photos. Who knows? We might even get invited in for a tete-a-tete with the ...
... and the states and then a girl from Canada, Jody! We started talking with her loads and just spent most of our time hanging with her. We bought some groceries for dinner and attempted to make quesadillas on the stove top. It started off pretty rough but worked out alright in the end! I'm a masterchef so obviously it turned out great! Surprise by the amount of energy we had we figured it would be fun for a night out! The hostel said they were doing a pub ...
... only way you can go on them is if you climb it on your knees as you pray. It was so interesting to watch.
Finally in Florence: Florence was absolutely gorgeous! It was a classier version of Rome and there was so many places to shop. We lived on this cute shopping street that was so close to the Duomo! It was too good to be true. Luckily, I had friends who had studied abroad in Florence so I had so many different suggestions for food. We ...
... around for the better part of an hour, I finally asked these (very attractive) firefighters where my hotel was. They helped a bit (more emotionally than anything)... and eventually I found the front door, with the help of a German tourist. Figures.
The hotel was pretty nice. The guy at the desk spoke such bad English that I had to revert back to Spanish... This will be the status quo for the entire weekend. His ...
Weather for Madrid today. Sunny and a high of 23 degrees C. Cool overnight at 7. The mornings right up to about 1pm are quite cool then it warms up quickly and lasts until at least 9pm.
So, no one queried or commented on yesterdays title. Guess you all know who's quote it was then - well of course it was one of Dali's.
We hit the road earlier than yesterday and caught the hop-on hop-off bus for Route ...
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