Hotel El Horcajo
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... s breakfast today. Last night we went to the restaurant recommended by the hotel. Buzz & I always laugh when we get these recommendations saying its the hotel owner's brother's restaurant that they recommend us to and this time it was. We're eating breakfast and who walks in but the owner of the restaurant. As he heads back to the back room we figured out he owns both the hotel and the restaurant. Too funny!
Yesterday we never made it to the old town and ...
... for the tour and while there the weather turned cold and rainy with thundershowers arriving. But the weather didn't deter our tour of the bull ring which happens to be the oldest in Spain as well the largest. Ernest Hemmingway was a frequent visitor to Ronda and became close friends with one of the famous Matadors, Antonio Ordonez. Several of his books were written about Ronda and the ...
... of plonk to try first, Peta, followed by some sherries and muscatels. The #6 muscatel was my overall favourite.
The three supposedly best one were saved for last, inside in a sitting area. The nibblies had switched from cheezies to cheese crackers. Nothing of them would have made me want to rush out and get a bottle of any of them. It filled in a chunk of the afternoon, taking us past 1700.
Back to the room for some computer time. Had to again go to the ...
... starts we made it. Judy was a great navigator and kept her eyes on the map, barking out directions while I avoided tourists and locals who meandered across pedestrian crossings like they had all the time in the world - they probably do! The challenge was that none of the maps we had showed the plethora of one way streets and pedestrian only plazas in the town. The streets were very narrow and parking was premium. The hotel was really cool with unusual ...
... Johan and Ben went down the gorge to take some photos while Veronica and I went shopping. As with so many other towns we had very little success in finding anything. Veronica bought a scarf and I bought a love leather hat for dad, you should the hat in photos starting tomorrow, and no boys, you cannot borrow it... As always we ended the day with a nice 2.5 hour dinner that started at 9 pm. We ate at Carmen de Ronda, a quant little ...