Hotel Spa Villa de Alarcon
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Alarcon
... I needed and he would try to help, and that Anna chats with me extra long, knowing I don’t have any other friends in the café. I count them among the people that make me most happy to see every day.
We had a superb visit with Sandra Bressler in Barcelona, and really enjoyed connecting with her niece, Rachel, and new baby, Galaxia. We were wowed by Sagrada Familia and the boys got a new ...
... I'm sure a wealthy patron paid for it somewhere along the way. We also visited La Llotja de Mercaders. I had noticed this building on my wanderings and I had thought it was an old castle as it has high walls with turrets and a tower in one corner. However it is actually the old merchant traders hall. It was built in the 15th century and the merchant traders intentionally wanted it to look like a castle so as to intimidate any traders coming into Valencia. After ...
... film I saw cut through the bull like butter, and thats a lit of muscle and flesh to be tearing. Poor bull. Prizes are made of his ears and tail and if/when he dies he is unceremoniously dragged from the ring while the matador is hoisted on the shoulders of his team to the applause of the crowd. After the bull ring I stopped for some lunch. I wandered through the city after that but it must have been siesta time because so many of the beautiful ...
... and fast. 356km's in 1 hour 40 minutes. The countryside is different here again. Much more dry and arid but plenty of farmland. Parts of of it appeared flat but I could see hills off in the distance. Other sections had weird looking rocky hills. At one point I spotted a beautiful lake between two of these hills but I wasn't quick enough with the camera. When I got to Valencia I caught a cab to my hotel, which I'm pleased to report is pretty swish. I love a cheap hotel ...
... are, cause water doesn't disappear, it's only recycled, and there is a chance... blah blah..
People in Spain have a lot to talk about too. The Mullers and Dave can talk, no doubt, but these rants pale in comparison to the rant of a Spaniard. I've met a new friend, a dad from Che's soccer team. He looks a little like Tony Savalas and can drive a conversation for an hour without stopping. It's not a back and forth deal, he speaks, I nod and he speaks some more. I enjoy this. ...