TripAdvisor Reviews P.N. Merida Mérida
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Next I drove to Merida, where there are some famous Roman ruins which are always interesting as they are so old. This was a particularly good amphitheatre and gladiator ring which were great to walk around. I was now able to use my better camera as well as i had got a battery from Benidorm with my Mum and Chris when I had been in Javea, so I ...
... thinking Spain is the last place I'd expect there to be Roman theatres.
Anyhow, that's Merida. We had to keep moving but there is a lot more Roman things being excavated here, as we saw walking to the car.
Now to Madrid. We made a few small stops here and there, with one being a huge monument to a battle between the English and Spanish troops versus the French. It was interesting as it was a part of the Napoleonic wars in the early 1800's.
... what Izak's table cloth would have looked like, you know how he loves to eat. Our main course was steak and duck liver, the best thing we ever ate. Naturally this statement excludes all the wonderful meals we had at your table.
After 2 days in Merida Johan is starting to feel better and we will get on the road again tomorrow, heading south.
We all love you mom (replace your name here) and will write again soon.
Love, Johan, Aletta, Ben and ...
Thunderstorms are already in the air as the Raven is released from his overnight captivity into the hot interior of Spain. A quick downpour provides Guy with a demonstration of the Raven's impressive aerodynamics... Guy gets wet, but nowhere near as wet as he would have got on the old Triumph! The clouds are soon left behind as the journey proceeds and the temperature rises sharply. The barrenness of the plains is particularly striking and it seems all the more so ...
... say the least. The surviving marble columns are amazing as well of some of the statues that have been unearthed recently by archeologists in work that is always ongoing in the town. It is kept in working order as an outdoor concert venue and each summer hosts 6 weeks of performances of classic Greek and more modern drama plus song and dance. Unlucky for us no concert was scheduled that night but we got to hear the following evenings rehearsal of a jazzy complimination. The ...
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