Travel Blogs from Aranda de Duero
... it was already 7pm (though still deceptively light out).
We also needed to find the local police station to file a complaint. We had heard they'd already been out 2 days prior, and the booking had to be confirmed through a bank transfer, so we had to find the nearest station to see what could be done. We'd still had no luck talking to anyone in charge of the Hotel.
Very imposing view from the main road that now bypasses the town - calls out "come and visit". Morning market - fruit and veg - strictly locals only.
Learnt early that the Spainish don't eat lunch at 12 - we were told to come back at 1.30! Had leg of lamb for two - roasted in a clay oven - which was on display in the restaurant. Yummy!
Town was great for a wander around ...
... We walked in at 2pm on Monday. The handful of other guests were all Spanish. If you are going on a weekend, reservations are necessary. There is not much choice on the menu. You will get the lamb, 1/4 for 2 people by default or you can ask for an extra quarter. You will get the house ribera del duero red. A whole loaf of bread sits ready to mop up as much of the drippings as you can manage. They do allow you a salad, which you might want to cut the rest of ...
We have just spent 2 days in Madrid. It's a clean city with a very vibrant night life. Sunny and I walked and walked till we couldn't go any further. I visited the richest football club in the world with a mate - Real Madrid. We took a tour of the stadium and got to sit in the sub box and walk on the pitch. It was a great tour. Much better than FC Barcelona. Now we are on the bus headed towards a place in Spain called ...
... we cycled the 3 Km into town in the early evening. We stumbled across a festive atmosphere in the old town's main square; there had been a wedding and there were also lots of people dressed in what looked like bull-fighting costumes, plus there were signs up for Corpus Christi. We stopped for a drink and soaked up the atmosphere at a bar in the square that was showing the football outside. Then we headed back to camp for a BBQ dinner, unseemingly early for the ...
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