Travel Blogs from Valencian Country
... though, there were Chimps, tigers, meerkats, dolphins, whales, big turtles and little tortoise, fish,penguins and more, all set in a beautiful park of lawns, trees, orchids, frangipani and bouganvillia. Really pretty and it must've been 22 deg today. They had shows where the animals performed tricks, the parrots, whales, dolphins and sealions were just amazing. I took pics but for some reason they have stopped syncing to my iPad so you'll have to wait for the Facebook version ...
... out beside our bed...I could actually see his individual eyeballs. It was gross. I thought about putting a glass over him and leaving him for the maid to deal with but decided to try and remedy the situation myself while Mike helpfully asked if I'd like him to help me from somewhere in the vicinity of the hallway. I declined and whacked Señor Cucamunga with a flip flop. In retrospect a boot would have been a better idea because I then had to step on the flip flop to finish ...
... a ship in the morning and when we were getting back to the ship that afternoon, to see them finish and take off immediately. Before we left, another ship docked in its place.
The high speed car ferries make regular trips to other islands. The docks are so long that a bus picks you up at the ship and takes you to the street at the beginning of the dock for 4 euros. We decide to walk it. We decided to forego any shore excursions ...
The weather improved slightly and the Captain announced that if it continued for the rest of our journey we might be able to catch up some of the time lost due to the heavy seas and strong head winds since leaving Mindelo.We enjoyed a farewell meal with our great dining companions, not a dinner went by without laughter the entire 11 nights. Roy our main waiter obliged by taking a ...
... cold & it wasn't long before the sun started peeping out from behind the clouds.I went on one of my usual little walks and suddenly bumped into a face I recognised, it was a gentleman who was in the tour party this time last year on our cruise from Sydney-Bangkok.We both stood, pondered for a moment and then it was hugs all round.Mikes wife Anne was in one of the lounge areas and as soon as she saw me it was hugs again and we sat for a while catching up ...
Other places to stay in Valencian Country
Urbanizacion La Zenia, Orihuela | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- La ubicación lo es todo
- Hotel Estupendo
- Great hotel but nothing to do!
Benicalap, Valencia | 5 star hotelfrom $73
Campanar, Valencia | 3 star hotelfrom $52
Pobles Del Sud, Valencia | 5 star hotelfrom $182
C/ Vespre 10, Mutxamel | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Papa Luna 136, Peniscola | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Calle Luis Prendes s/n, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $62
- Bali Beware!
- Half Term Holiday
- Liked the Gran Bali
Avda. Doctor Severo Ochoa 1, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $85
- You wont regret saying at the melia
- Who gave this hotel 4 stars
- Brilliant hotel in benidorm
Av de Murcia 16, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $59
- LoVeD It!!!!
- Best place to stay
- Rio grande
Calle Oslo, 2, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $70
- Great at first but.......
- Stay away from this!
- Great Hotel Pity About The Hill
Calle de Ibiza 17, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $73
- Down hill sadly
- Absolute Rubbish
- Was this really a three star
Gerona 45, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Something for everyone.
- Ideal Family Holiday
- Loved the Pelicanos/Ocas
Penya-roja, Valencia | 4 star hotelfrom $74
Partida de los Secanos s/n, Guardamar del Segura | 3 star hotelfrom $62
C/ Huerto, s/n, Peniscola | Hotelfrom $75
Avenida Valencia 24, Calpe | 4 star hotelfrom $79
El Pla del Real, Valencia | 5 star hotelfrom $203
Avenida de Cuenca 6, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $58
- Very nice central hotel
- Good Hotel and Bad Food
- Good hotel bad bad food
Avenida Filipinas 12, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Whit a gr8 hotel !!!
- Pretty average!!!
- My thoughts of the hotel
Calle Mercado 9, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Can't wait to come back
- Brilliant hotel
- Would not return
Penya-roja, Valencia | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Calle Racharel No 1, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $75
- Fab Location
- Have just come back from Benidorm...
- Holidays are what YOU make them!
Calle Aviles, 2 (la Cala), Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Camins Al Grau, Valencia | 4 star hotelfrom $54
Avenida Derramador 6, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $63
- Brill food
- Rosamar Fantastico!!
- Loved the Rosamar