Hostal Alfonso Viii
Travel Blogs from Alcaraz
... there and screams. Cute Daniel, the artist, who is forever stealing my board pen and drawing all over the white board. Vacant Marcos who will eventually play chunky-bully-side-kick to the manipulatively good-looking psychopath in high school, his eyes occasionally flicker with life as he gives me an answer in Spanish before returning to standby mode.
Leaving the worst to last, Pablo. Pablo requires a paragraph to ...
A super camping spot amongst the trees, high up in the hills with bright sunlight, a cool breeze and amazing trees for shade and shelter. There is an excellent website for Despenaperros Natural Park, Andalucia with excellent information on the park that describes the area in which we are camping. Another and longer visit is planned! Surrounded by a superb group, a large group, of azure winged magpies, feeding on grasshoppers at the ...
... CELTA course I took. We 8 newbies have gone from strangers to family in less than a week, and they are a great bunch. Less than 24 hours after we all met we were arranging a Sunday Roast at one of our houses. Nadia lives out of Murcia by about a 30 minute drive on a desolate Golf Resort and offered to do us a roast chicken.
Its like El Dorado-geddon. She cuts straight over the round-a-bouts and car parks to avoid the concretised mounds of red muddy landslide. She is by far ...
... on climate change” on the back of the truck. Basil
lost no time in telling me that Europe would be bought to its knees
economically if forced to react to what he considered to be a natural climate
cycle. Good old Basil, like many of my and Gaels generation, find the
scientific reality of climate change a little too hard to deal with. Unfortunately
sticking your head up your **** and hoping for the best isn’t good enough ...
... in loud cars with chilli bins full of beer.
We stayed in a very small cabin on a campsite, not the best accommodation we’ve had and Helen hated the sheets ( she’s got a bit of a fetish about cotton sheets). Best bit was the small deck which we lived on during the day. Thursday morning we drove over to Ossil….. to buy some food. A strange town, even by Spanish standards the roads were tortuously narrow and windy. ...
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Carretera de Jaen Km. 278, Alcaraz | Hotelfrom $82