Villa de Castejon
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... evening I'm invited to watch a rehearsal of El Grupo Síntesis (<a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Si ntesis-Ejea-grupo-musica/64181909254251 6" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">https://www.facebook. com/pages/Sintesis-Ejea-grupo-musica/64 1819092542516</a>). These guys cover popular Spanish songs from the past few decades and feature Carlos, the husband of English teacher Ángela, on keys. ...
... in town was the cathedral, which was later combined into the overall castle complex. The church was very nice but, for the most part, pretty austere. Our next visit was to The Palacio de los Reyes de Navarra. Started in the 13th and 14th centuries, the castle was greatly expanded by Charles III (The Noble) and became the royal seat for the kings of Navarra. The castle today is maintained ...
... King of Navarre from 1402-1424. During the War of Independence in 1813, the palace was deliberately set on fire by the Navarre General to prevent the French from taking control of the site. The reconstruction organization started in 1923 and the building started in 1937 and lasted for 30 more years. There was also a beautiful church attached to the Palace. Finally, we got to go into one of the Spanish Parador ...
... must be way off....the poor shopkeeper got it in the end...but only after I gave a mimed version of tilting at windmills! All that...and he didn't have any. I'll keep looking. So a wonderful day and night in Madrid. I've got the air conditioning on in my room. Off on a bus trip to Toledo tomorrow ...then afternoon and evening free of planned activities. A group of us have already decided on a couple of walks to do. Great day. PS Didn't see any ...
... more hills. Little old rustic houses were clinging to the slopes and there were terraces of almond and olive trees in the valleys between the hills. We passed several beautiful hill top villages (Espadilla - Aranuel - were two). Then we suddenly came upon a hugh dam holding back the prettiest turquoise blue reservoir I'd ever seen.
At length what had been a decent ...