Travel Blogs from Torrico
... nice hot shower in luxurious bathroom ,wandered down to garden terrace with it's views and fabulous rose gardens and were presented with bottle of local wine and nibbles. Watched the sun go down, at 9 o'clock moved inside (getting a bit chilly) and were served a sumptuous dinner. Only one other couple staying so we were treated like royalty. What a change from Grazalema! Don't get me wrong we loved the village of Grazalema but this is a welcome change.
... tonight sipping some local white wine - Verdaje. The waiter is very friendly and he tried to correct my Spanish pronunciation of this wine. It comes out something like a sneeze. So, tonight we have been enjoying the local "aaahchoo" wine.
We set out today for a long walk in the area. There are a number of caminos that come to this town given it's prominence with Saint Mary of Guadalupe. We found a few trails. Certainly not signed nor busy ...
... and finished a bit after midnight. I love how they sit around and talk here in Spain for hours upon hours. I learned the word for this - sobremesa (over the table). Relationships are really nurtured this way.
Nuria was exhausted and Jesús was at a wedding, so she asked if I could drive the hour home. No problem I say... Well, I had a hard time getting up the gravel driveway with a stick shift and almost ...
I woke up in a white room with nurses talking to me. They thought I did not speak spanish and were trying to speak english. I was in severe pain when I tried to get up from my bed. It turns out I had wasted my stomach out with too many different foods from different countries. Luckily, all I needed was a ...
I went to the plaza today and ate street food while I watched some street performers. When I got up from my seat I noticed that my stomach was feeling a little bit heavier than usual. I took about ten steps then vomited on the floor. I lost ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking