- Free parking
- Pets allowed
Travel Blogs from Alcala de Xivert
Found 5* campsite in Benicasim (cheaper than last stop!!), stayed 2 nights, would have stayed more but pitch not great and tree cutting a bit annoying. More like a resort, lots of Brits overwintering.
A good clean of the van and washing done, Penny now much more relaxed!!
Did a 10km bike ride along the prom, very pleasant indeed and a beautiful coastline scene.
First time in years Penny has worn shorts and ...
... and wine - at least its cold !! We are closer to our next destination Tessa de Mar which is on the coast north of Barcelona . Sharpie drove about 450 kilometres today - 180 on 2 lane roads 100klms speed limit , winding through hills and olive groves and 270on freeway - 2 lanes each way 130klm speed limit No Toll Outside of Valencia - huge windfarms - solar grid panels and of course Loads of ...
... not traditional Spanish shopping it does make life easier for us. Not only was there known brands (Paxo sage and onion stuffing mix, Weetabix) but also the occasional tannoy announcement in English too. For anyone in a motorhome or not wanting to take the car, the site runs a twice-weekly free shuttle bus to and from the store for two hours of shopping. We both were in need of a hair cut so sought the salon in town which I used on our last visit. David had his done straight ...
... 5 mile walk in the evening, to wake us up!
Monday, 30th March 2015
Well, the good times are over, Kathleen has entered "going home mode".
Thoughts of weight gain etc.
So, a few new "rules":
- no more crisps
- no more biscuits with our morning coffee
- no more snacks, ie nuts, olives, gerkins etc
- no more lunch time beers
- reduce alcohol intake
... The cycle track has re-opened, after whatever work it was they were doing, all nicely resurfaced.
It is an old railway line, which runs along the
coast, but with some stunning scenery, and a few tunnels.