La Posada de Ubeda
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... This neighbourhood really does have problems! Finally they give up… and I continue on down the road, pondering on what I’ve just seen… I wander around downtown a little more and then head back to the bus station to catch a bus to the next town. 0992. Cheeful Little Town (Spa 062, 11A-139) Linares, July 13, 2011 Day 459: 2 hous, 6.6 kms I was actually planning to go to Bailen, but since the machine automatically rounded out the distance ...
... of wandering Jaen's streets was less appealing when we left the cool interior and were hit by 39 degree heat. The old town is quite attractive but there are not many true sights as such so we elected to stop for a drink at a cafe.
We we had a very nice lunch in a restaurant close to the cathedral (it is 5 euros to go inside and the consensus seems to be it is a bit gloomy inside so we decided to spend the money on wine instead!).
We we returned ...
We got up somewhat later today and hung around the hotel until we finally got ourselves together and headed for the bus station. Baeza is a 45minute journey from Jaen on the Alsa bus. It was a very straightforward journey but we did arrive at the hottest part of the day (38 degrees in August!) we took some time finding the way into town as for some reason no one EVER signposts the town centre from ...
Having spent a while in Jerez eating junk food and sleeping we decided to go visiting stuff again. I have wanted to go to Jaen for a while having seen a cool photo of it's enormous cathedral. We decided to have a couple of nights here and take a day trip to Baeza or Ubeda which are famous Renaissance era towns in this area.
We caught the early train (7.15 am) to Jaen direct from Jerez and were in Jaen by 12pm. It is a pleasant journey through Seville and Cordoba ...
... and proper speaking distance is considered about 1 foot away) and began chatting with friends of my host family. Alas, I cannot remember any names of my companions of the day, but I can tell you that they were all merry and eager to talk to me. Very few people spoke English, which is all the better, because it makes me speak in Spanish. I was able to communicate pretty well with most, though there was one man that I never could understand a word ...