Hotel Sierra Hidalga
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Day 5 was a beautiful, bright sunny day. Our itinerary for the day was a taking the short drive to a rather touristy nearby Pueblos Blancos, Mijas on a mountain. Mijas is easy to get to, park in and very comfortable to walk around. It has a welcoming charm to it, as if it's all dressed up and ready to greet the guests. Colorful donkey carts and horse carriages add to the already easy accessibility. Mijas has some of the best handmade pottery we ...
... journey still ahead of us we decided it’s best for us to return at this point. We got back to Torre and decided to explore the city by walking in the evening. We went through the curvy cobblestone streets leading to the Mediterranean, stopping on our way for Tapas and drinks and coffee sometimes to chocolate and churros followed by some shopping. It actually turned out to be a great day ...
... below from the village are like an artist's strokes on canvas. There are three bridges on connecting the gorge and thus the old and new town. The tallest bridge 'Puente Nuevo’ is the city’s most impressive features and affords unparalleled views. Every street in the old town was full of a characteristic ...
We decided to explore the Pueblos blancos (whitewashed hill
town) Casares as had heard of its village charm less touched by tourism in
comparison with others in our area. The drive was rather easy on the AP-7 which
is the toll road that runs across the Costa del Sol, sometimes running along
the coast with views of Mediterranean sea. To our pleasant surprise no traffic
whatsoever, sometimes we were the only ones on the road. However, if you want
... account of how, early in the Spanish civil war, the fascists were run through a gauntlet of townspeople who flailed and clubbed them before throwing them off the cliff. And the cliff is very, very high...then, three days later, retaliation occurred with Franco's Fascists moving back in and ...... We can't imagine those events taking place in this wonderful town, now cheerful and bubbling with workaday ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility