Parador de Merida
Travel Blogs from Mérida
While walking around we happened upon a large Roman temple called the Temple of Diana, with modern-day structures surrounding the ancient one. It turns out this town is the home of a large archaeological discovery of Roman ruins dating back to 25 BC. In fact, Mérida is home to more Roman ruins than any other city in Spain. The impressive Temple of Diana is the only remaining Roman place of worship in Mérida and ...
... 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 ...
... cook and eat dinner before dark. We are all trying not to lisp after excessive lithping in Barthelona.
his is a lovely resort type camping ground with pools, supermarket, pizza and coffee shop so we will have another night or so before heading further south. By the way the map pin drop for this is completely wrong - it is south of Valencia on the coast.
Tuesday October 2nd Zafra - Villafranca Hiked 12 miles After our days rest with left with a spring in our step, scenery much the same, vineyards and olive groves as far as the eye can see. Weather perfect for hiking, sunny, low humidity and temperatures in the low 80's. Wednesday October 3rd Villafranca - Almendralejo Hiked 13 miles We left at 8.15 and with a short days hike were planning to spend the afternoon seeing the sites of Almendralejo but we managed to get ...
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