La Casita Hotel
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... added. The small, yellow potatoes are boiled in water with high salt content (the original recipe uses seawater), the water poured off, the pot placed back on stove on low heat, where the rest of the water evaporates, the salt crystallizes on the skins, and they wrinkle slightly. Yum.
Friends in Victoria own a comfortable apartment in one of the ubiquitous compounds for tourists and ex-pats, this one surrounding a golf resort. ...
... good use. Apart from that though the beach was pretty much deserted, which was probably most unusual.
Exploring some of the streets we discovered another one of those miscellaneous stores selling all sorts of imported Oriental stuff, so once again I was able to go in and buy lots of different kumihimo cords at a bargain price. :-) Then we spotted a bar with free wi-fi, so we went in and ordered a beer each, and I was able to check ...
Our trip is coming to an end and our last port of call is the town of Gran Tarajal on the island of Fuertenventura.We were welcomed on the quayside by a local band, passengers and locals alike dancing and clapping to the rhythms being played.It was only the second time that our ship had visited this town and the residents were genuinely happy to welcome us. Often on cruises ...
... I swam over the biggest, ugliest thing ever. Definitely not a ray as we'd seen those in the Maldives. Went back for a better look, then drew it when I got out the water. Identified as an Angel Shark at least 4.6 metres long, the width of the back of the boat!! Yuk. We also saw a turtle and a ray from the boat too. Loving it:) ...
We are warmly welcomed at the hotel for our 5 night all inclusive stay. Our room is very spacious with an excellent balcony and sea views. The hotel is set in beautiful gardens.
We spend the next few days relaxing locally and travelling around the southern tip of Fuerteventura.
More to follow!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking