Vilar Rural de Sant Hilari Sacalm
Travel Blogs from Sant Hilari Sacalm
A tour north from Barcelona to the medieval town of Girona. A beautiful place you could wander around the winding streets all day! With again a magnificent catedral and churches it has so much character and history it's like stepping back in time! On to Figueres where ...
Barcelona. What a huge city. You could walk those streets for hours and only see a very small part of it. We headed towards the Sagrada Familia, that place from the outside is pretty impressive I'm not sure what the inside looked like because the cost of the ticket and the line put together put me off but Emma, Henry and Nicky went in and said it was cool so that's good. Maybe I'll go back another time. All the big ...
... with tiny narrow streets which twist and turn with steep stairs up the hillside. Some of it is ruined and it is refreshingly unrestored although many hotels including ours are located there. We had lunch over the river in the main square which was very pleasant watching the children run around and play with their parents.
We tumbled into bed happy and Katie fell asleep quickly. Very tired.
Today we get two trains first from Toulouse to Narbonne and the hopefully from Narbonne to Girona if there are no delays. We got the metro to the train station and arrived in plenty of time to catch our first train. The journey was only an hour and a half and seemed to fly by but there was a scrum on the platform as people waited for the platform to be displayed for the Barcelona train. While we stood there a uniformed woman arrived and made an announcement. My dodgy ...
After a decent 3 hour sleep it was time to get up, grab some breakfast and head to the coach for our second longest trip on the tour from Barcelona to Nice (pronounced niece). I will make an honorary mention here and say we are down 3 bodies on the bus. 3 girls that always sit up the back talking and giggling when John is telling us stuff have failed to even be in the hotel when we ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet