Parador de Merida
Travel Blogs from Mérida
... the successful efforts to maintain the city's long history.
The temple was just the beginning of the archaeological gems we have seen over the last 2 days. My favorite is the Roman Theatre with a capacity of 6,000 theater-goers who would sit on granite stairs high above the stage surrounded by Roman columns. The acoustics are such that microphones are not required when one is performing. Sitting there, it was easy to imagine ...
... We did however experience some evening showers, yet we didn't receive a drop of rain outside. This sounds confusing I know, so will explain exactly what it means later on.
The rest of the family woke half an hour later, and we then proceeded to the breakfast room where we tucked in to yet another Spanish buffet, we then turned on the GPS, and begun our journey back into Spain. After approximately one hour of driving, we stopped ...
Departing from Brisbane on Sunday morning, we head to Lisbon via Singapore and London. First stop will be Lisbon for a couple of days, including a train trip to Porto, then down to Faro in the Algarve for five nights. From Faro we will be visiting Portimao, Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Ayamonte and, the height of this stop, the roman vila of Milreu. We ...
After 2 hectic days racing around Barcelona it was great to have a lie-in and spend a relaxing day on the beach. The Kiko park camping site is top notch and right on the beach at Oliva.I was first up at 8.30 and read quietly with a cup of tea for an hour before the boys appeared an hour later. C.J.'s time of emergence will remain a secret - what goes on ...
... lost in the city and arrived exhausted and crashed. Although mainly an agricultural-based town Almendralejo is known as the International City of Wine and the City of Romance. We have very little clothes to pack each day but Pat managed to leave his sneakers at our last hotel, after contacting the hotel they arranged to have someone deliver them to us - people can be very kind. I on the other hand have left my connector that downloads photos from my camera to ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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