and a drive of scenic beauty unsurpassed for me in northeastern Spain. The parador at Seu d'Urgell (the "seat" of Urgell, whose bishop historically shares the suzerainty of Andorra with the president of France) is diagonally across the cobblestoned square.
A comfortable bed A 14th-century castle-meets-palace built by the Count of Toledo, the Parador is easily Toledo’s most memorable ... The unflashy but comfortably homely Hotel Medina has wonderfully helpful staff and a rather splendid perch on the hillside.
The exception was Parador de Bielsa; we called a day ahead to reserve a room there. Most places also took credit cards but not all; the small hotel in Parzan ... section in semi-independent Andorra, the GR 11 is entirely in Spain, running from near the.
Ampliar foto Employees from the Parador ... hotels. The idea of putting the wealthy up in former palaces, convents and other unique historic buildings appealed to the then head of state, King Alfonso XIII. Four decades later, in the 1960s, General Franco's.
Except for one brief skip across the French border and a short section in semi-independent Andorra, the GR 11 is entirely in Spain, running from near ... our other accommodations ranging from a small hotel to a fancy parador. But when a storm threatens.