Travel Blogs from Pals
... br> Not the best start to the day. We got another set of tickets for €16 and headed to Girona on the 11.16am train.
Things are looking up though. Our host Sara is really nice and Girona is a pretty place. Should be a good rest of the day.
Lesson learnt - keep margin at large stations especially if you are new to ...
... now have some fish restaurants – and some even open! Good lunch and nice wine. We then walked up to Platja del Canadell, the longest of Calella de Palafrugell`s beaches at about 200m. Being winter though (early December) the town was almost completely closed, or being refurbished, to be available for the next big holiday rush at Christmas.
And so to home and the cathedral christmas markets but that is elsewhere.
... go through the mountains to the coast...luckily I took my car-sick pills, as the road was pretty challenging and steep, steep! We stopped in the medieval village of Cruilles to see the old castle, and literally got locked into the site by a grumpy workman! As we walked into the castle grounds, the men who were renovating the interior came out and closed ...
... on the bridge have old wooden gates that likely would have clanged down if the enemy approached, but now sit open, welcoming visitors to the town. We walked through the winding, narrow cobblestone streets, going into the Romanesque churches and admiring the old doors that grace the openings.
The town has a ...
... interest in Dali beforehand (we remembered his paintings as being somewhat filled with flies!) we became fascinated with trying to figure out what made this man tick...but after reading lots of Internet stuff, visiting his haunts, seeing his home and viewing scads of his artwork and creations, we are still mystified by the intrigue that is Salvador Dali!
Salvador Dali ...
Other places to stay in Pals
Av. Arenales de Mar 3 - Este, Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $188
Crta. Platja de Pals Km 4.0, Pals | 3 star hotelfrom $47
Esq Canigo Puigmal, Pals | 2 star hotelfrom $79
Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $128
Calle Carmany 13, Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $154
C/ Enginyer Algarra, 51, Pals | Hotelfrom $60
Calle Del Golf, Pals | 3 star hotelfrom $88
Crta de Pals a Torroella de Montgri,17, Pals | 4 star hotelfrom $170