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Month: February 2016

Gandia to Venta Valero – 14th to 22nd Feb 2016

Gandia to Venta Valero – 14th to 22nd Feb 2016

  Sunday 14 February – Gandia to La Nucia Distance 83.04 km Max speed 55.4 kmph Average speed 16.6 kmph Total 2218.75 km   Last night we went into Gandia and discovered there was a street fayre with all sorts of stalls, dancing with castanets, and streets thronged with people. It was completely unexpected and all the more entertaining because of that. We stopped to have a mojito at a stall Daz was convinced was just a guy and the…

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Sitges to Gandia inc Valencia – 5th to 13th Feb 2016

Sitges to Gandia inc Valencia – 5th to 13th Feb 2016

Friday 05 February – Sitges to Tarragona Distance 62.95 km Max speed 38.2 kmph Average speed 14.6 kmph Total 1739.85 km   We went out last night to see Sitges and didn’t get home until midnight and then thought it would be clever to watch Game of Thrones but of course we couldn’t stay awake. So we don’t wake until 9am and we want to publish the blog with our Barcelona trip so that takes a couple of hours and…

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Barcelona – 1st to 4th February 2016

Barcelona – 1st to 4th February 2016

Monday 1st February We were planning a late start but we just can’t help ourselves. So by 0930hrs we’re out of the flat. Ana won’t be back until 9pm, she’s a private English tutor, so we have a long day in front of us. We catch the train into Barcelona and first stop after breakfast is a visit to one of Antoni Gaudi’s creations. His unique approach to the Art Nouveau movement generated some of the most creative buildings you…

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