Veracruz Plaza Hotel & Spa
Travel Blogs from Valdepenas
Random place chosen by Mark because he liked the name of the town.
On arrival it was like a ghost town, we were staying in the centre and saw no signs of life until we got to the hotel reception. I was then informed that it was a Sunday and everyone was in bed having their siesta..
The town came to life at night, another religious …
... Jewish and Christian origin in coexistence.
We saw Christian churches that were once mosques, and a synagogue with a Christian name. An amazing juxtaposition of different religions and architectural styles.
The town itself is nothing short of spectacular. On one side is a river which forms a natural barrier into the city. The only way across this is across St Martin's bridge, built in the 1300s. Just like in the movies, you can just imagine a ...
... century is the oldest still standing in Spain, and is one thing worth visiting in this town. The weather in Almagro was forecasted to be cool but fine, with a top temperature of 21 degrees expected.
I woke at around 8:30 after a terrible night's sleep, which caused me to wake up feeling tired and with a rather bad headache and tummy ache. I sat in front of the TV for a while waiting for the rest of my family to awake, and when ...
... local restaurant. The white wine was delicious, it wasn't strong at all, it tasted like grape juice. You would have to be aware of how much your drinking cause it could easily sneak up on you. As for the red it was a little bit stronger and not a sweet as the white. I have to say I think im a white wine fan now.
For lunch we had a meal that is typical to ...
Had to pop in here for a look - was open from 5pm on Sunday's after their long lunch. Had drink and Tapas in the unusual square while we waited for opening time
Theatre best described as a rectangular Globe - about the size of the watermill in Newbury. Open air - with the obligatory shades over the roof space.
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services