Parque de San Pedro – a feast for the eyes!

Now this place gets a post all to itself.

Having left the brunch cafe with a little pastry chocolate treat in tow I made my way through Los Rosales which is a small town in it’s own right. Looks like a great place to live with many apartments probably with stunning views. 

I trekked up hill towards the Parque de San Pedro. 

I’m writing this at the highest point and I feel on top of the world.

The views are breathtaking. It’s really well looked after. Kind of reminds me of Teletubbie land in parts due to the hills and lawns.

Shame the dome museum is shut. Lights are on so perhaps it’s just a temporary closure. 
I’ve taken some videos and photos to try and demonstrate how beautiful this place is. It was 100% worth coming up here and I would never tire of this place. If you’re ever in northern Spain absolutely have a walk/drive up here. 

Enjoy…

Topped it off with wine and olives overlooking my beach. Happy days.

On the way down encountered a skate park. What teenager wouldn’t want to hang out here???

With a mileage count nearing eight miles, and the sun coming out, only one thing for it back down to the beach to sunbathe.

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Costal walk

Its not even 11am yet and I’ve walked over 5 miles. Had to try and burn off some of my meat feast from last night.

So I took a left out of my hotel towards the football stadium and the obelisk I’d seen from the beach and started walking along the coast out of town.

Passed a few joggers and walkers but other than that and the further I got, it was pretty much me, the birds, sea and landscape with the odd person and homeless dog.  A load of photos below:

Also encountered some street art:

The obelisk. I think it may have been erected for the millennium and at some time had water water flowing down it:

Cycle path round about. Just in case you fancied going up and down that hill. No thanks!

In memory of all the octopus I’ve eaten:

Mum – a place to pop the campervan!! 

The further inland I got the more like English countryside it became:

Came across a cute homeless dog with a poorly eye. Gave it some clean water:

Having got part way round the coastal trail I headed up the hill to a place marked Los Rosales. Not too sure what to expect but it’s basically a housing area on top of a hill. Stopped for a little rest which included a coffee and of course some brunch made up of a layered tuna salad omlette:

Right then off to find the maze which is supposedly on the top of this hill I’m on!