Travel Blogs from Albacete
... amp; Wine Festival. The great thing about being in Spain in August is this is the month there are a lot of celebrations. Many small villages have celebrations that have been a tradition for many years. Fiesta De Vendimia, is a local festival thanking the God’s for this year’s harvest. The really cool thing about Fiesta De Vendimia, is it isn’t overrun like tourist yet. Damn tourists ;)
... as a bomb shelter/hideout.
Then we walked to a wine store where this older gentleman taught us all about wine tasting and how to properly assess the color, smell, and taste of each wine. Being completely serious, I had a lot of fun and I learned a lot, from what I could catch. After that we went to lunch, which is where the most alcohol was consumed. Every table of 4 had its own bottle of wine, and some people in our ...
... with them. We hope we get to see them again.
We had very nice home made breakfast yet again, and started driving towards Valencia. - This will conclude our big loop in Spain. On the way, we stopped at the town called Alcala del Jucar. It's a town built on the side of the towering river gorge. There were cave houses everywhere - both ruined and still in-use. Oh by the way, the temperature hit 38 degrees today around ...
Early start for our trip across the border today. Hot but cloudy this morning, opened the jacket a bit to let the wind in and it wasn't too bad at first, but by mid day it was sweltering. After about 30 mins on the road we saw the Espana sign, me and Steve gave each other the thumbs up and a whoop as we passed it lol, bet those behind thought we were mad! Wasn't really much to see on the way. The journey ...
We've got so used to warm sunshine we’ve begun to take it for granted, but on Monday 19th March we had a shock. After spending the morning sunning ourselves by the swimming pool we noticed the wind getting up at lunchtime. In no time at all it was blowing a gale, the awning was flapping and creaking and the caravan was rocking as it was buffeted by strong gusts. The only thing to do was batten down ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed