Pinoverde Del Golf
Travel Blogs from Pals
... of the longer stays.
We took a walk into the local village, Capmany, this morning, found the cafè/bar and got an ice cream and found the deli and got lunch, a nice walk around the narrow streets before we headed back to the site. After lunch we had a game of pétanque and chilled out in the sun. This evening we will pack up ready for our move tomorrow for the first of our longer stays.
Next stop Benicassim, 260 miles. More to ...
... amp; heavily terraced with a maze of dry stacked stone walls. These hills were dotted with olives, stone shepherds huts and a couple of vineyards.
Space is at a premium in these little towns so buildings are pressed together, making it hard to for us to actually see our hotel. We were greeted by an elderly lady who spoke no English and a Fawlty Towers type interaction ensued. Later a more hip woman gave us the ...
... culminating with the 1492 expulsion of the Jews from Spain by those godly monarchs, Ferdinand and Isabella!
We walked the narrow cobblestone lanes, hemmed in by formidable ramparts. Human spirit was confined quite literally. We had intended to go out in the evening for tapas but the weight of travel and history (and our good lunch) depleted our resolve and we faded out early in Girona!
... we'll never be back as I'd like to check out Barcelona, and Portugal not far away either. So here's a surprise - mummachimp is not as homesick as usual! This iMessage is the key I think! Early night tonight, packing all my Spanish goodies as hand luggage - out early, bus up to Barcelona, then flight to Munich then train up to Regensburg - a 12th century medieval village on the Danube River, this will be our last stay. Check ya from Regensberg ...
Sad to say goodbye to Tossa- last look in the morning light and in the car for the "short drive" only 110 klms to Cadaques. Google doesn't account for the sign for the tollway becoming the regional road - even when we turned back ???? Then next day we counted the 18 roundabouts from the main road through o the Cadaques exit and THEN 13 klms of extremely narrow windy road down the mountain , don't know how the tourist coaches do it but glad we ...
Other places to stay in Pals
3, Arenales de Mar Avenue, Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $205
Crta. Platja de Pals Km 4.0, Pals | 3 star hotelfrom $63
Esq Canigo Puigmal, Pals | 2 star hotelfrom $80
Punta , Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $186
Calle Carmany 13, Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $172
C/ Enginyer Algarra, 51, Pals | Hotelfrom $68
Calle Del Golf, Pals | 3 star hotelfrom $91
Crta de Pals a Torroella de Montgri,17, Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $77