Posada La Pastora
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... is a hotel that is maintained with the original antiques from when it was built in the fifteenth century.
(In the village of Olite there was also a first communion celebration going on, in Spain the young girls wear full white dresses just like in the US, but they also have this grandiose celebration with all of the first communicants and their families. They rented out part of the parador hotel for this.)
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In a few words….The Walk became easier, we walked faster, the mountain was only a bump, the sun shone and …. and we were despondent when it finished! Neither of us imagined, intended nor planned to walk the distance, 970kms not ...
... the wall - only putting or heads out the puertos (entrances through wall) occasionally to enjoy view - blowing a gale outside the wall! Lovely village , flower boxes on every window sill and roses in full bloom everywhere! Decided to try to have early dinner (not easy in Spain) especially on a Monday when most places are closed. Found pub open couple of blocks away - ordered a few tapas - good but not as sensational as we have ...
Contrary to the impression that one might get from the movies, castles were typically not very nice places to live in. Some rooms had fireplaces and those donīt do a very good job of heating a modern room with eight foot ceilings and R-12 insulation in the walls. Consider a room made completely of stone with 12, 15+ foot ceilings.Floors and walls of the more opulent digs were covered with rugs and tapestries to help make them a bit more ...
... have made it. The hike was 27 km, which I think is around 15mi- took about eight hours too finish- When I began, I thought I was making a good clip but sure enough, I was passed by three men from Holland, all retired, over the age of sixty! And even more, they began their trip June 21, from Holland! I tell you, it is a little crazy to walk across Spain over 500 miles, but there is no word to describe what these men are accomplishing. The journey ...