Travel Blogs from Cambrils
... which was located walking distance from the beach. After essentially inhaling our dinner buffet because we were all so tired and hungry from the day, we spent the night hanging with friends from the program. The next morning, we woke up and headed to the Castells museum. The Castells are a culturally specific tradition based in Catalan. They are recreational cheerleaders essentially who have for decades built these massive human towers at cultural festivals around Catalonia. Because of ...
... to Cork.
We did venture out for groceries as a few home cooked meals were being requested. We also drove to Cambrils itself one afternoon to walk along the Mariner and explore the many alleys of food and tourist shops. A quick drive through Reus and Tarragona inadvertantly trying to find the Carreforre supermarket which is our favourite.
After 9 days, we are well rested and ready to finish our travels in Barcelona for 4 nights.
... luggage, and got the train to Prestwick airport. Straight over the bridge, checked in and bike box dispatched within 6 minutes and then in for a cheeky pint before going through security. Flight on time, 2 1/2 hours later in Reus, bike built in 15 mins and then the 3 mile spin into town from the airport! Checked in, paid, and then down to the bottom ...
in Tarragona is market day! “Tom” directed us to “a car park
in the city centre” and, yes you guessed, it was the one under the
big, big market on “Las Ramblas”. We got past it though and
Tarragona really does have it all. Las Ramblas is a lovely avenue.
There's a Roman amphitheatre on the sea front, there's a lovely
(Roman and onwards) old town, a nice sandy beach. Oh, and ...
popped in to Cambrils for our overnight stop as a means of “doing”
Tarragona, a little way North. We weren't here very long but it was
nice enough. The boss of our campsite took pity on me and let me use
his car wash to get 4000 kilometres of dirt off my motor for no
charge and we had a walk into town ...