Travel Blogs from Sant Feliu de Guixols
... tour so I need to get my head stuck in the Spain Guide very soon if I’m to make the most of this holiday. The lack of Wi-Fi isn’t great for updating this blog too so you may find it arriving in chunks. Headed off in the campervan for a final 40 minutes until we reached ...
... ambience, good conversation and non rushed service. If you were to leave a tip, you would have to receive exceptional service over and above normal and the amount of the tip would be equal to the price of a cup of coffee, a few Euros at the most. The North American expectation of a mandatory tip based on the cost of the meal, even if the service was marginally acceptable is not morally ...
... which lay in ruins. It was hot and sunny and we sweated a lot - we had to go uphill for a while and then got to stroll through vineyards back to the small village, where we had a lovely lunch of cold meats, cheese, egg, olives and salad (and of course heaps of bread and wine). We then got back on the bus and headed to Siurana - a lovely hilltop Medieval village - the roads up to Siurana were very narrow and winding, and our bus driver Lionel deserves ...
... meets and fruit and cake for dessert - this lovely meal was accompanied by a fabulous Torres red. After lunch we went on a small tour of the bodega - got some information about the grape varieties, the history of the Torres family and the wines. We then climbed the Bodega's tower and finished off the afternoon with a wine tasting of four Torres wines. I think the combination of the warm weather, a big lunch and drinking a lot of wine made me feel a little unwell ...
... of 14 euro a day plus I should also upgrade my car to a diesel car for only 5 euro extra a day. Since diesel is about 20 cents cheaper per liter in Spain and if I drive more then 300 km a day, it would be worth it (also it is a better car).
I've end up getting a Peugeot 208, it is still a pretty weak car (engine). The counter person gave me a ticket for exiting the parking lot, he told me if I use this I would not have to pay when exiting the parking lot. The car ...
Other places to stay in Sant Feliu de Guixols
Av. Sant Elm, s/n, Sant Feliu de Guixols | 3 star hotelfrom $121
Carretera de Sant Pol 229, Sant Feliu de Guixols | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Hospital, 1, Sant Feliu de Guixols | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Punta Port Salvi s/n, Sant Feliu de Guixols | 3 star hotelfrom $121
c/ Girona 26, Sant Feliu de Guixols | 1 star hotelfrom $67
Ctra de Palamos 194, Sant Feliu de Guixols | 3 star hotelfrom $80