El Chorro Villas
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews El Chorro Villas Alora
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... was well impressed with the attire (not the hard work). The second thing of note in the paper was the 10 different types of coffee in this area, which basically tell the waiter the coffee to milk ratio (saved that article for future ref) and the third most disturbing (Penny found hilarious) was the situations vacant and adult relaxation columns, Penny literally couldn’t stop laughing, they were so ...
... up the hills to get there, even the tourist information book told you to get the bus and not walk!!)
Ooh forgot to mention when finishing lunch, a crowd gathered outside the restaurant and when we stepped outside, the King of Spain drove past waving at us. Mark wasn’t fast enough with the camera, but the King definitely waved at Penny!
The other thing to mention is that you couldn’t go above 50 metres without a street ...
... sand with clay and shaping coil pots. Towards dusk we popped to the baker for bread and rode along the Via Verde cycle track (old railway). The smooth path dives through long cool tunnels and the verges are sculpted with ancient olives, giant fennel and wild snap dragons. The huge red sun dropped below a hunched outcrop and on our return I worked late in the quiet studio to the hoot of owls and the bellow of guinepig sized bull frogs! Bliss! We've ticked off ...
We arrived in the main square by the Bullring and had a short walk across the new bridge to Hotel San Gabriel. It's a beautiful hotel in an old mansion, located up a small side street in the Moorish quarter. The hotel staff had poured a glass of Sherry for each member of our group, and we sat in the garden until we were called to be shown to our rooms (nothing but the best for Rick's tour groups). The room I was assigned was large, with ...
... towards town and WOW what a view. It became a running theme of the hotels on the trip. We would get in after a long cycle and be led to a room that initially looked decent enough but fairly basic and boxlike and then one of us would open a window and be amazed by the view we had. In fact it almost seemed like the cycle company had specifically requested the rooms with the best views for us.
We walked around town, up the hill to the church and castle. We saw ...