- Continental Breakfast
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TripAdvisor Reviews Casa Morlans Panticosa
Travel Blogs from Panticosa
... went for his last swim at 10pm to try cool down for sleeping. We'd seen guys fly fishing earlier and after they'd gone we went for a swim and there in the shade of a tree that was growing in the water a dozen trout were lazily floating on the surface mocking the fishermen who had just left. The scenery around us it truly beautiful. We will stay here the night and move towards Barcelona ...
... more sparse vegetation gave views to rugged rocky outcrops, jagged passes and the most dramatic geology we have seen this trip - and we have seen plenty. I hope the photos can go some way to conveying the splendour we were treated to today.
A basic café lunch featured some local natural cider. This was very different to the sparkling ciders of Normandy and those parts. It was flat, slightly vinegary ...
... of enjoying itself. The second encounter was not so good. The site I was staying on in the mountains was renown for the birds of prey. When I arrived I was treated to a magnificent close up view of a griffin vulture flying level with my motorhome, and it later sat on the roof of a nearby farm building so I got a close up view. Then to make my day a red kite flew over. The red kite was to be seen every day as the site appeared to be in its territory. On my last ...
... distance - I did a happy dance - love that sight.
Came around one bend in the highway and here is a shepherd sitting on the guard rail while his sheep graze the edges of the highway. Amazing and much better than mechanical mowers. Win/win. Shortly after we see the massive reservoir that was on the map. The colours were stunning and when we stopped to take a pic the dam was teeming with fish and the fisherman were out for their Sunday catch.
The original steep streets up to the monastery are intact, the top part of each two storey building sticks out from the bottam part, creating a terrace for all life to go on in the shade in the heat of summer or the rain & snow of winter. Swallows flutter and fly into their nests, made where the chestnut beams support the ceilings. Fountains in squares still flow and at dusk when the tourists retreat the serenity of the place ...