Pedro I De Aragon Hotel
Travel Blogs from Huesca
Due to the unexpected 20km national park trail, I had about 3-4 extra hours to kill before heading over to my final destination for the day, Zaragoza, and it was also that time of the day when European take their lunch, 2 pm.
......to be continued
A small town on the way out of the national park, there are no particular reason why I choose this town compare to the others ( there was about 3 similar small town on the out). I've decided to parked at this town to take a look.
There was not much going on on this hot Saturday afternoon. Most of the people was probably in ...
However, it was not all in vain. Since it was a not so popular national park ( didn't want to go to places that everyone wanted to go), there weren't too many people/cars around. That's good news for me, I was able to get in some extra time to practice my horrible driving skill, try getting into 1st gear on a hill, try to smoothly get into the 1st and shifting gears on sharp corners. It was actually a lot of fun (because there were no people around).
... but my painful ribs meant that further exploration of the historic old town was not possible on this day. Never mind, we shall return another time, D.V. Having caught a glimpse of the Poblet monastery on a TV programme, I discovered that it was possible to stay there, so this was our next stop. It is a Cistersian foundation, dating from 1150 and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the 1990s. There is a hotel within the monastery. Our first ...
On the way up to the mountains, I went with Ana (Antonio's sister) to a small village called Alquezar. It is really pretty and has a small castle. We stopped and spent a bit of time walking around and seeing the church and castle. Apparently its a touristic spot in the better seasons. I went into the castle area and this lady decided to explain some of the history to me. I ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed