Vilar Rural de Cardona
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... we have devoured.
Perhaps we will have some time to fill in the blanks over christmas, but for now it time it seems logical to talk about the present.
It's about 5.30 in the evening, it all but dark outside, the central heating is on, the dogs have been walked, and fire is burning. Soon we will be playing cards, a bit of friendly competition before dinner which, since we're on Iberian time here, is always a bit later in ...
... literally means "jagged (serrated) mountain." Montserrat is famous for the "black virgin of Montserrat", a statue of the virgin and baby Christ carved out of wood. The statue was carved sometime in the 12th century and it is one of several "black" Madonna's in Europe. The statue is housed in the Benedictine monastery of Montserrat and is now a site of pilgrimage. Chelsea and I waited in a long line very patiently to file by her, ...
... where people on pilgramage, from all over the world, climb narrow switchbacks interspersed with religious icons and statues. When you get to the top you see a small modern city with expensive stores and nice restaurants which totally surprises us (but we should be used to that by now). We grab a quick brunch in a nice cafeteria and admire the views from the top of the mountain, and then climb up to the ...
... station after the match, it was 12.30am & we had just missed our train. This meant we had to wait another 45 mins before catching the last train back to Jamie's for the night. We arrived back at 2.30am, but it was something I would quite happily do over and over again. We said our goodbye's the next morning, and went chasing the sun by heading down the coast towards Malaga - hopefully for our last few weeks of sunny weather before turning north and beginning our journey towards ...
... quirky as ever especially with his rendition of what looked like "Oscar" opulence and excess, although there were some paintings in there that surprised me (including the photo of the Barcelona lady on my welcome page). Caught the express train (Catalunya Express) all the way back to Barcelona. Karen and Cathy were kind enough to indulge my request to have ...