Ribera Del Duero
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
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Today was a bit more 'tranquilo' than the last few days. We got up fairly early to take a one-hour bus ride to a town called Cuéllar. Cuéllar is known for its medieval castle and its mudéjar church. Mudéjar is a type of architecture created by the Muslims who remained in Spain after the Christian Reconquista, so it is not only Islamic in style, but is also heavily influenced by Christian and ...
... part of the city, which we also love, and in to the town square. Here there are bars surrounding the square and of course there is a real buzz to the place. Had the usual G and T's! It rained heavily last night so we went to a restaurant close to the hotel for our last night with Bruce and Di. They are going back to Barcelona tomorrow and then home while we continue on to ...
Another hot day, today - about 36, 37 degrees. Visited a winery called Emina this morning (founder is Carlos Moro from the Matarromera group) which is very near a sweet little village called San Bernardo and went on a tour which was so interesting as our guide spoke English. A third of their revenue is spent on research and development and they have ...
... and north of Sepulveda. Calling it a "main road" is a bit of a stretch. As we drove through the small village of Castrillo de Sepulveda, the 4Runner barely fit...and it was a two-way road!
When we finally made it to the parking area we found we still had about a kilometer to hike to get to the church. The sky was crystal blue since we arrived so early in the morning. It was a beautiful setting. The church is built on ...
... bobbing pleasure craft and fishing boats, highlights a row of colourful town homes clustered under looming Monte Urgell and glitters on the calm waters of Bahia de La Concha. We walk to the end of the promontory by the Aquarium and gaze out at the lovely view over the protected bay towards the city spreading out from La Concha and Undarreta Beaches.
Beside us a drama is acting out. A ...