A serene ambience greets guests at this historic hotel housed in a 17th-century former Dominican monastery in Cádiz old town. Airy spaces with vaulted ceilings, grand staircases and religious curios abound throughout the impressive building, which is set.
For a recent trip to the south of Spain, I had about four seconds to ... More than 70% of Booking.com properties don’t fit the traditional hotel category, which is a huge part of its attraction. Hotel Convento in Cadiz was a big hit, with all the beauty.
Just across a small plaza from the cathedral is Old San Juan’s most historic hotel, El Convento. Begun in the 17th century as ... which shelters under a 300-year-old Nispero fruit tree imported from Spain. If Old San Juan is a living memorial to the.
cheap hotels. Those same streets lead from the intellectual and spiritual enclaves of the city to its civic and social center, the Plaza Mayor. This square is one of the largest and prettiest in Spain. The baroque palace of city hall -- a half-story taller.
The old and the young: The inner courtyard of the El Convento. Photo: Maulik Shah. Staying in the beachside neighbourhood of Condado would have been ideal. But while booking a hotel, we’d stumbled ... to San Juan from Spain as ballast on ships.
This lavish hideaway in the remote northwest Galician region of Spain is one of a network of paradores, government-run upscale hotels located in restored ... sweet treats up the hill from the parador at Convento de San Pablo. The convent, built in 1492.
Convento de la Missió, Missió 7a, Palma, Mallorca, Spain (00 34 971 22 73 47; conventdelamissio.com). Doubles from €185, including breakfast. Hotel Sacristía de Santa Ana, Spain This 18th-century former convent is a blissful retreat in Seville's.
Some of Europe’s most luxurious and spectacular hotels have been created within the ruins of ancient castles, palaces, monasteries and convents in Spain. Known as paradors ... Moors out of the peninsula. Parador Convento de Santo Domingo, Plasencia.
If you’re hoping to tap into the classic spirit of the Caribbean for an upcoming vacation, a good bet may be one of these very special West Indian hotels that hang onto the past, stylishly celebrating simpler times. Whether it’s preserved colonial.
Day 23: Murias de Rechivaldo to Foncebadon: 20.8 km, 6 hours. Total for Days 1-23 = 541 km (336 miles) I am craving small towns with no more than two bars, one small shop that doesn't open until 8:00 and lots of dogs running in the streets. I arrived in.