Hostal Las Paneras
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Hi everyone, I decided to sleep in this morning. The sun is up really late, not until 9 am do I see any sun shine through the window. I had a nice breakfast at the hotel restaurant. I met these 2 nice traveller from San Diego and we had a nice chat for a while. It's interesting that they carry the same guide book Rick Steve's Spain as I do. My first stop this morning is the royal Palace. This is the former residence of the past Spanish kings and queens. it was built in 1738, it has ...
Stuff ups with buses etc. arrived in Saville 10.30 dinner then bed.
Have three great days with Lorraine. Visited churches, convents, bibloteca's and other interesting historic places.
We had forgotten how late the Spanish eat, how much they smoke but how fabulous the food and vino is.
You pass by the schools, kids out the front smoking in their non uniform, some with shorts that don't meet their ...
... re surrendering to the pig and going out to the best cochinillo (suckling pig) restaurant in Segovia. It might be slim pickings on the trail so we need to fatten up before go.
If Avila is all about Teresa then for me Segovia is all about St John of the Cross. His remains were placed here iin the Discalced Carmelite Convent and the visit to this sepulchre was the purpose of my journey. I ...
Let nothing disturb you
Let nothing frighten you
All things pass away
God never changes,
patience obtains all things,
he who has God
finds he lacks nothing
God alone suffices - St Teresa of Avila
It's very late, we're very sleepy, photos way to slow to download. Today it's all about Teresa so I'll let her take the lead. We are ...
... the wall. The first stretch was 1.5kms up to the opposite side of the city. From there, a small hike outside of the city led to Quatro Posto, a famous lookout point. Most people are lazy and get a bus out there, but it was definitely worth the hike for me, the panoramic view was amazing. I also got to see lots of lizards on the way and it made me happy :) Back in the city, the layout was very confusing, with virtually none of the streets ...