Travel Blogs from Roses
... first time, the wind blowing through the branches above, the dabbled sunlight on my face. Bliss. We familiarised ourselves with our warren of a home and basked in the sun. Oppressively hot on Sunday, the clouds rolled in, breaking in a spectacular fashion, late in the evening with thunder, lightning and torrential rain. By Monday afternoon, as the rain turned into drizzle we summons ...
Boys toys! A football, Spanish guitar and a ham board and knife were purchased as I sat writing in the foyer. A quick whizz to the airport, picked up the hire car and we were off on our way towards France. All that was missing was the jambon leg. Twice in the last year I have taken a huge suitcase to stuff a pigs leg into when I have visited Madrid, fearing each time that I would get to the carousel to find a hoof emerging from my ...
... view, and bathed in it. Next step dinner in the best Italian restaurant in town! Yes, I know, in the gastronomic capital of Spain, and we head for Italian, but sometime compromise tastes the most delicious. Dark, as we left, next step the " Magic fountain"' or rather series of fountains that dance beautifully as they change colour. Built in 1929' they have been thrilling tourists ever since. ...
... and I hoped I helped them in the ways they needed it.
But the universe wasn't done with her amazing surprises. Earlier that day, I had decided that I did not have the money to take the EFT course in Chianti, Italy. There was nothing I could do, when the money isn't there it just isn't there. When I arrived back at my place in the evening, me and my couchsurfing host and another surfer cooked, laughed, and drank sparkling wine. ...
... riding the Gran Fondo on Sat. which will be 125K.
Just to summarize the trip so far I have met old friends from last year and made some new ones. I am starting to learn some of the nuances of living in Girona and the day to day things you need to know. Shelly and I are already talking about returning next June so we can share the experience together again.
I would like to keep writing but it's cutting into my riding time so hasta ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet