Hotel Estel

39 Sant Fruitos St., Berga, Catalonia, 08600, Spain and Canary Islands | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Berga

La Patum Completa

A travel blog entry by penguinchris on Jun 22, 2014

112 photos

... objects were much in evidence, as was the drum. When the mass was finished we were treated to a Patum sequence, thankfully from the relative shade by the Patum Bar.

At one point one of the guites came to say hello and the elderly gentleman with the fine head of hair didn’t bat an eyelid when I frantically brushed several smouldering sparks from his coiffure. He should ...

Cardona

A travel blog entry by penguinchris on Jun 21, 2014

95 photos

... tell it was a Black Kite, the only one of the trip. We hoped that it might cross the road somewhere near where we intended to stop for the orchids but it must have veered off because we didn't relocate it.

The view of the castle or fortress of Cardona as you approach the town from the Berga direction is quite splendid. The fortification was established as long ago as the 9th century by the excellently named Wilfred the Hairy, a cousin of Charles the Bald, ...

Vultures in the Pyrenees

A travel blog entry by penguinchris on Jun 20, 2014

27 photos

... the ones we could identify there were both Southern and Scarce Swallowtails.

After we waited for what seemed like ages, first one and then a second Griffon Vulture appeared around the cliffs, although they did not come close. Whilst watching them we noticed two more large birds of prey high above the mountain. We both go the impression that these had wedge-shaped tails which meant that they were possibly Lammergeiers. Unfortunately the angle that we were looking at ...

Patum Completa

A travel blog entry by penguinchris on Jun 19, 2014

29 photos

... much clearer roads. We saw a Honey Buzzard from the car as it went through the wooded hills inland from Barcelona and more excitingly, close to Berga a pair of Golden Eagles.


Unlike last year, we had no problems finding the Hotel Ciutat de Berga this time and we were soon checked in and unpacking our fairly meagre luggage. We were given a room at the quieter rear of the hotel which was a minor disappointment. Last year ...

Mob or Flashmob?

A travel blog entry by bruceandanne on Jun 12, 2013

2 comments, 9 photos

... it will not cause them too much grief.

Finally we meant to mention in one of the earlier Barcelona blogs that the Parliament of Catalonia has banned bull fighting since 2012. Barcelona has changed their bull ring into a shopping complex. While we did not visit it we did see it from the bus.

That’s it, we leave Barcelona tomorrow for Valencia and need some good ...

Location

This 2 star hotel, located in the Bergueda area of Berga, is near El Tablao de Carmen.
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