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... Oh - and she treated us to a digestivo - maybe because Tom asked for one in lieu of dessert! :-). Really a fun meal! Finished well after ten o'clock!
Today we did a loop ride - so wonderful to spend two nights at each hotel . . Great to settle in and relax a bit . . We left here around 10:00 or so. . . Down the long driveway to the main road . . Some nice level road (for a change) and then we hit ...
... here and there . .. All of this for 86 euros (7 people) and she threw in after dinner drinks for everyone as well! Then, we walked back to our hotel with our flashlights! Pretty neat.
Today, we woke to cloudy, cool skies . . What's new? We didn't even have breakfast until 8:30. Believe it or not, it is very dark here at 8:00 AM. Couldn't leave very early if we wanted to! The Vermont ...
... but which I've never visited - made out of a long former line, well over 100km long, between (I think) Jaen and Puente Genil, and now adopted as a "Via Verde" for use by walkers and cyclists. It's nearest point for me is at Lucena, approximately 80 miles from Frigiliana, but it's a place I've never visited, so it should be worth the distance involved.
I've only got some vague information about the exact position of the Via Verde - it ...
There are a few waymarks for the GR249 Gran Senda de Malaga footpath which passes through here, but I lose track of them in the village and am soon wandering cluelessly along the road towards Alfarnate. However, I haven't gone very far before there's a promising looking track leading up the hillside and as I start to follow it, there's a few waymarks on it. And, after a bit, a signpost which gives details of ...
... I found myself working my way through small very old towns again. Once in, difficult to escape. The GPS knows exactly where you are, but it is difficult going at times. The towns all follow a very well defined formula. They are generally in the middle of a valley on top of a rocky outcrop that gave a good view of the surrounds. Upon that rocky outcrop a military base was established and a fortress constructed. The families of ...