Vilar Rural de Cardona
Travel Blogs from Cardona
... 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, ...
... at Montserrat and we did not plan our time well. There are two funiculars, one that goes down to Santa Cova and the other up to Sant Joan. We knew that we wanted to go up so we started there. We had some time to wait for the next ride up so we wandered down some of the paths toward Santa Cova. (There are paths and trails everywhere and we could have spent all day walking them, actually you could probably spend many days walking them.) It was finally time for the funicular and we took ...
... 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 ...
... expression is ´swamp donkey´ (a canadian alternative to bush pig) if you happened to have gone home with said girl and you should wish to tell your fiends about that too you refer to her as a ´paper bag root´ (steven) 5. honduras is a top place (danny... from honduras) 6. where the dali museum is (everybody) ... i still got lost. but it led to shopping... which is good... so dali can wait... yay 7. when wanting to buy something point at it and say ´esto´ ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility