Hotel La Princesa
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... they were delicious.
As we were finishing dinner we noticed many people were walking away from the celebration square. Obviously the news wasn't good....but it was only 21:00..what happened?
We approached a young couple hoping they could speak English but they weren't able to understand us, so Lars asked "?Qué pasa¿ One word explained it all "eliminado!"
Sadly we walked back to our ...
... for paella.
We've been to a number of museums/galleries and famous Madrid landmarks. I won't bore you with the fine detail... you can google or Wikipedia it if you wish. However I must mention a few things. The Placio Real or Royal Palace is one of the biggest in Europe and considered to be one of the most beautiful buildings in Madrid. It has a grand stairway that leads you to massive rooms, lavishly decorated with frescoes, ...
... next day’s activity. Particularly satisfying was the fact we could take local buses; felt smug when I saw the suckers on the tourist bus! Dinner was had in the hotel buffet restaurant, which was very nice.
The next day we went on the Soller train. Scenery in the morning was beautiful. Unfortunately, it started to rain by 2:30pm. We had a relaxing time at Port de Soller and I jumped in the water. We had an expensive meal, but it was ...
... time. One of our directors is from Granada so we have a lot of recommendations for where to visit. Probably won't be able to post again until Sunday or Monday.
Now for some interesting differences between Spain and the US that I have noticed in the past three weeks:
1) The eat out all the time. They're in a financial crisis and yet restaurants and cafes are always packed. They eat out at LEAST once ...
... left arm, but all good. Have seen a lot of others suffering far more than I. One good thing is that it is relatively flat, with only slight inclines and declines, which is fairly easy going. Have some huuuuge climbs coming up so need to prepare myself for that Got to the auberge around 6ish so not so bad after all. Was able to get a bed there in the loft so that was good. We went and had the communal dinner again which was ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services