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... were tourists and made a mistake and she finally ran our card to pay for the toll. Once in the town limits we were able to find our hotel and check in. Only down side, nothing within walking distance of it. With that, we ate some of the food we brought with us for dinner and ventured out again into the town of Espinar.
The GPS took us in all kinds of circles, due to the high volume of one way streets, and ...
... one of many on our walk. We replenished our water bottles,
swapping lukewarm water with cold fresh mountain water.
Passing through the village, we made our way towards San
Sebastian del Valle (village number 4) dominated by its huge church. The village was busy with people enjoying
Good Friday by frolicking in the stream and barbequing. In the main square, the
bars and cafes were full.
We trudged on to the last village of Santa ...
Friday night after we got back, I went to a Flamenco show. One of the Butler girls in the program has also been taking Flamenco lessons here in Spain, and her dance studio hosted a professional Flamenco artist. Me and several of my friends went to this free show, which ended up being partly a poetry reading. For the first 45 minutes, various people from the audience went up on stage to read old Spanish poetry accompanied by a guy ...
... of Cows are the main livestock I have seen thus far.
Once in Ávila, I walked the ancient wall. at this current time, it was possible to walk around half the wall, from one side of the historic city to the other. The walk took about an hour and was accompanied by an audio tour that recounted the history of the city. From up on the wall, I could see all the sites of the city talked about in the tour. As I learned, Ávila was ...
... The wall is completely intact, and in fantastic condition.
We found a bar selling chocolat con churros, so had to indulge - delicious - cafe con leche for the adults, of course! Then we walked along the top of part of it, which gives a great view of the surrounding landscape (which is barren), and a had a look around the city and shops etc. The "tapás" in ...