- MG Owners Club Tour Mallorca & Brittany 2015 (5)Little did we know as we set out that morning that this would turn out to be the most eventful day of the tour? Before leaving the town of Sue D’Urgell we pulled into an Opel workshop and after a Posted by Tony and Penny in Tony and Pennys Travels | Oct 5, 2015
- MG Owners Club Tour Mallorca & Brittany 2015 (4)We left the group at Barcelona and now we are on own and starting our journey up through the Pyrenees and into France to join another MG Owners group in Brittany. As we started to climb we passed through a Posted by Tony and Penny in Tony and Pennys Travels | Oct 5, 2015
- MG Owners Club Tour Mallorca 2015 (3)Last chance to do one of the suggested runs and we chose Cap Formentor and Cala de Sa Calobra both spectacular mountain hairpin runs.
Cap Formentor forms the eastern end of Majorca's Formentor peninsula. The Majorcans also call the cape the Posted by Tony and Penny in Tony and Pennys Travels | Oct 5, 2015
- One week in Spain!==Barcelona==
Barcelona is rightfully famous for wondrous gothic architecture, bustling laneways, an amazing harbour, full on nightlife and much more.
===Walk and Discover===
I did a lot of walking, as the weather was lovely and it's a fairly flat c Posted by SkinnyFists in Tales from the Transit Lounge | Oct 3, 2015
- ......to Bilbao, San Sebastien (Donostia), France and backWoke up to a crisp sunny morning, packed and left sans breakfast.....as we wanted to get to Bilbao asap....nice and fast drive as we were on the autopiste, so arrived close to the Guggenheim by 10AM and had coffee and Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Oct 2, 2015
- ....more Picos.....Had a great nights sleep, breakfast was comprehensive, hard boiled eggs, ham, cheese, yoghurt and 4 breakfast cakes etc.....the lady owner being quite sure to mmake sure we knew that the cakes were homemade.....pretty good for 45E per nite.
Car Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Oct 1, 2015
- MG Owners Club Tour Mallorca 2015Arriving early morning at our Mallorca hotel, the Lindner in Portals Nous, we were greeted with a superb breakfast and then off to our huge suite for recovery from the ferry crossing – a decent shower and some real sleep. Posted by Tony and Penny in Tony and Pennys Travels | Sep 30, 2015
- ...from the coast to the Picos de EuropaWoke up to a coolish grey morning and without any further ado (i.e no breakfast) got the car which was parked in the port and set off...
....after about 1.5 hours of quick driving on Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 27, 2015
- Arriving in SpainHi everyone!!
I finally found time to create my block! Sorry it took so long! As I have family and friends from different countries, the writing language will be English, so everybody can understand and I apologise in advance for the Posted by taniamou in Erasmus year in spain | Sep 27, 2015
- MG Owners Club Tour Mallorca 2015With the car filled to the brim with our needs for 3 weeks but looking absolutely stunning, we set off and arrived at the port with a chance to meet with friends from last year’s trip and new ones as Posted by Tony and Penny in Tony and Pennys Travels | Sep 26, 2015
- .....Heading for the Atlantic Coast.....a bit of a late start as breakfast was not served until 9AM....very nice lots of different eats to stock up on... like we need those additional calories...a few pics of the dining room where we also had dinner last Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 26, 2015
- From Leon to Santiago de CompostellaHad a nice breakfast at the Parador...quite a few tour groups so felt a bit like mornings when we were on the tour to China. Lots of newspapers unfortunately all in Spanish, so the selection was left largely untouched.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoi Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 25, 2015
- Bulls, Wine & TapasAfter a mediocre breakfast we got rolling asap and arrived in Pamplona by mid morning......yes another beautifull sunny and warm day.
The first order of business was to walk the route of the bull runs, the bulls stay in a Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 22, 2015
- Back to Spain.....
After a good nights rest and a decent breakfast we are off to Lourdes, a 15 minute drive away. We arrived just after 9AM, grabbed a good parking spot close to the main entrance and are a bit Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 20, 2015
- More BarcelonaHad to post a couple more Barcelona shots. The Boqueria Market in Barcelona is something else. Tapas, colourful fruits and juices abound. A paradise for the photographer and the palate. Of course, had to take more photos of La Sagrada Posted by adtamo in The Wheary Travellers | Sep 20, 2015
- Serious High Mountain Religion ........The now smooth running machine was up bright and early, packed, breakfasted, car redezvous completed and on our way to Santa Maria de Monistrol Monserrat " the Monastery" the first stop of the day. Bright blue sky and temps were Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 19, 2015
- Girona continued......Well after yesterdays exertions we have amended our plan and nixed Barcelona we know......how can you do that .... well we can.... so off to the Costa Brava for another glimpse of the Med, first stop the medieval town of Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 18, 2015
- On the Road to GironaAnother beautifull morning with cast for sun and mid 20's with our stay in Collioure coming to an end.......slowly but surely we are getting used to the departure routine...bring the luggage to a predetermined spot while the other Posted by marcofisher in France and Spain 2015 | Sep 17, 2015
- Gothic & SurrealExplored the Gothic Quarter in Barcelona today - eating pastries, drinking great coffee (Melbourne, we are so ripped off price wise!) and exploring the narrow alleyways. Finished the day at La Sagrada Familia, this time from the inside. Saw Mum's Posted by adtamo in The Wheary Travellers | Sep 17, 2015
- BarcelonaAfter 2 flights and a delay we finally made it to Barcelona. Our accommodation is right around the corner from La Sagrada Familia so managed to get some late afternoon light on the facade. Ate a lovely Paella for dinner. Posted by adtamo in The Wheary Travellers | Sep 16, 2015
- Last day in SpainI'm over this cold - it's causing broken sleep and my nose is running like a tap.
I skated this morning again and decided that I'd just have a quiet day rather than have a day seeing sights a drive away.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/670049 Posted by Adamtrumble in Europe 2015 | Sep 16, 2015
- TorremolinosAwful sleep - I have a cold 😰
Breakfast with James. We are both here alone & the company is good. James is looking at apartments to buy.
I called the local kite school who said wind was forecast & sent me Posted by Adamtrumble in Europe 2015 | Sep 15, 2015
- TorremolinosUnsurprisingly on the Costa del Sol, it's sunny today.
Last night, I met a guy the same age as me who is Danish, but his father was Australian. He did his PhD in Sydney.
We had a most enjoyable dinner. He took Posted by Adamtrumble in Europe 2015 | Sep 14, 2015
- Tarifa to Torremolinos After breakfast, I went for a skate (the same path as yesterday).
It was windy early, so rather than head to Torremolinos as planned, I packed up and left the apartment and went to the beach I kited at yesterday.
The wind Posted by Adamtrumble in Europe 2015 | Sep 13, 2015
- Last day in TarifaPostscript to last night.
Caught up for a drink at a pub with a local guy (Paco) and my phone rang.
Unknown Spanish number. As I answered, a guy from the next table came over - it was my host (who I Posted by Adamtrumble in Europe 2015 | Sep 12, 2015