Travel Blogs from Cuenca
... cap like blinkers since I have fear of heights! My daughters will be proud of me that I made it over.
There are two approaches to Cuenca: one can actually drive all the way up into the old city and walk down to the hanging houses, or do it the way we did, from below, giving one a better view.
One of the houses has been transformed into a Museum of Spanish Abstract Art, but we decided to give it a miss. Judy and Herb went off exploring ...
... line-height: normal; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto;">Battery Boy's decision to decline Video Girl's offer was validated when they started packing the car with their luggage when she got into the car to quizzically exclaim, "Why is there a steering wheel on the passenger's side of the car?"
... Hanging Houses) are the only remaining samples of this type of house built on a cliff face overhanging the abyss. At about 9 PM we went to Plaza Mayor and ordered a plate of Tapas (5 different sorts) and a bottle of Rioja. When the waitress brought the tapas she lit a flame thrower and singed the Tapas covered with goats cheese and caramelised onion. It only got better from there. They were all yummy! The whole lot set us back 17.50 Euro. Ole Espana!
... Logroņo on the way to Madrid.
“We could have left the key with Maria Jesus” says Miryam. “I’d like to have seen her restaurant.”
Arriving half an hour later in Logroņo, we need to refuel before the journey. €50 fills the tank and I feel for my waist pack to extract my credit card. It’s not where it should be.
“Anyone seen my waist pack? I ask
“What? That thing you ...
... hell i'm talking about. it always seems like the beauty of natural settings is never quite as beautiful in a photo (well my photos anyway). i felt this same way about machu picchu.
last night there was a free concert in one of the plazas. the band was brought together for the purpose of re-introducing music from ancient times. the instruments were replicated from ...
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C/ Julian Romero, 4, Cuenca | 2 star hotelfrom $43
Calle Cervantes 13, Cuenca | Hotelfrom $47
Carreteria 25, Cuenca | Hotelfrom $42
Ramon y Cajal, 25, Cuenca | Hotelfrom $46
San Pedro 27, Cuenca | Hotelfrom $80