Parador de Lerma
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- High-speed internet in room
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Parador de Lerma
Travel Blogs from Lerma
... before 8 am! It's strange because the weather is much dryer and warm here on the Meseta and we prefer to start walking while it's cool. So along with many other pilgrims, we set out with our own "pot luck" - we ate what we carried - which consisted of walnuts, Wai Lana bars, and our Zija drinks.
The temperatures are coolest between 5-8 am. Then it warms up throughout the day and is warmest in the early evening between 5-7 pm. ...
... given me a welcomed break from the bread and chips. After have finished my blog I have a date with a cold beer and maybe a glass of the local red.
So what of today's journey? It definitely got better as it went along and perhaps coincided with the progress of my feet, although the blister on the right heel is huge a getting a purple tinge to it.Into the Meseta, or the High Plains of Central Spain. I will miss Burgos and ...
... supermarket, Red Leader hailed a road sweeper and obtained instructions. Unfortunately, due to the language barrier, the aforementioned supermarket was not found but everyone enjoyed the extra long walk that resulted. Another long day of 240 odd miles. Mainly fast roads with the odd twisty climb saw us reach Avila and the Parador (free parking) for a coffee and loo stop, although the girls had to wait until the cleaners had finished. And Mrs Overall in the cafeteria didn't really ...
... me up all night. I feel like a rotisserie chicken tossing and turning all night trying to find some way for my legs to not hurt for an hour. Pain meds help a bit though.
So there's the leg pains... Then there's the bed bugs. We slept in a albergue (pilgrim's hostel) that was infested. Dan saw the biggest bug come crawling out from his pillow and immediately threw it to the ground. We could have left... But there was no other place to sleep. So I threw my pillow to ...
... like to think it is a bit of me. Not flash by any respects but practical. I see there are also streets named afetr the saint here. Too much reflection, time for a red wine. One particular photo for Pete and Renee are the iberian hams that they have out on display in the 'restaurant' streets and you can slice off what ever ham you want. They have the hoof and all in place and they have special stainless rotating racks for the ham to select the right ...