Hostal La Fontana
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... European train ride which is always an exciting experience. We arrive at our hotel which was location in a great location, quick walking distance to everything. Dan loved the fact they had free food every afternoon starting at 2:00...So so far everything is starting out great! Since we only had a day and a half left to see all there was to see in Madrid...we each had a different agenda...took ...
... seats with an ordinary meal provided. The champagne though was very nice! Flew over some spectacular scenery with very little cloud cover. Began with the Baltic Sea and associated coastlines, then over Germany, France and finally the snow capped Pyrenees before the very cultivated countryside surrounding Madrid. We were early arriving so had to do a couple of loops so the ...
... shoes and a few items of clothing ... Tshirts and sweatshirts.
Barb scored a gorgeous pair of oxblood brogues, and the enthusiastic thanks of the shop proprietor. We promised to spread the word in the Americas. (Barb put those shoes on, sans socks, at 330 this morning in Madrid. Now it's 11 in Frankfurt and she has no complaints. I am jealous!)
We finally arrived at the mercado and it was just amazing. Like the food court at ...
... of fascinating junk, dollar store items, some lovely handcrafted jewellery and leather goods, and the typical souvenirs.
Lunch was in yet another small plaza. The highlight was watching a women smoke a cigar like her life depended on it, and then spit every couple of minutes! And when the first one was finished, she immediately lit up a second one! On the way back to the hotel we felt compelled to purchase a chocolate churro. Heavenly! ...
June 13, 2014 Day 28
Today was an extremely bitter
sweet day. We woke up slightly hung over and enjoyed a light breakfast before
heading to school for the last time. We took our usual route and arrived 10
mins early- as usual. Initially when we got to the classroom, I was slightly
frusterated still from the night before. But as I warmed up to people I
realized that me and tamar still had an amazing time regardless of the fact we