Pinomar Playa Hotel
Travel Blogs from Marbella
... with it's cobbled stoned streets, the white buildings glare in the sunshine and orange trees loaded with fruit line the squares . We stopped for a while at a very picturesque square for Tapas and beer and listened to two musicians strumming their guitars. That evening we dined at another square in town watching life go by and noticing that the evenings are starting to get cooler. Hoping it's only the altitude and not ...
From Valencia I took a train to Malaga, on the south coast of Spain. There I met up with a mate from school, Elliott, and a few of his mates – Danesh, Danny and Gabriel. We had rented an apartment for the week for feria – Malaga's annual festival. Malaga is quite nice, but the festival itself is a joke. There is no main event/ceremony unifying the celebrations. Day ...
... tampon chandler, sponsored by Johnson and Johnson. Yes ... you heard it right saucepan stilettos. Lunch was had in a guidebook recommended cafe, to people watch - not good! We ordered the omelette. Antony wanted cheese and ham ... can't do that was the reply? How strange! two cheese omelettes it is then. Out they came with chips . . . . Hang on ... ah, that's why you can't deviate from the menu, its packaged food. Great! We left, buying two odd looking Portuguese pastries, ...
DINNER WITH HIPPIES and SOME AMAZING ROCKS
It's a bit of a last minute decision to divert from our intended route and head back east 50km or so to a tiny village, El Chorro. The drive there is not the easiest due to part of the main road being washed away by the deluge of rain that we have had over the past weeks. And so we take a detour which led us to drive a road we wouldn't have needed to otherwise. My confidence is plentiful when weather conditions are dry. Nothing ...
I'm not too sure what to expect from Ronda. The guide book isn't very explicit but I do know that there is a magnificent bridge spanning the gorge. We decide after a drive through that wild camping isn't going to be an option, so we elect to treat ourselves to a couple of nights at the campsite a kilometre out of town. It's late in the afternoon when we arrive, and we are greeted like old friends by Bill and Joyce who arrived earlier ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility