Ports natural park.
to our finca. Seeing it from the car in the morning makes every journey
down to work in the finca feel good.
Some of the
pictures are taken up our barranc (de Lloret), the others are from the
neighbouring barranc de Galera. The last few are from on and around Mont
de Galera & Mt. Caro
Barranc de Galera is huge. The car navigable track is about 21 kilometres
long, winding in along the base of the barranc before climbing and winding
its way up to a lookout point called "Tres Reyes" The Three
Kings, as you can see Catalunya, Arragon & Valencia from there.
six pictures were all taken on a walk on a path up one side of the barranc,
till the scarp fell away in a steep cliff into the Barranc de Lloret.
There were some amazing rock formations.
Our finca is the first one you drive down to the bridge in the Barranc
de Lloret. the road then winds on up the barranc for about 5 kilometres
to where it finishes just after the Charnego bull farm (complete with
bullring). From there you can walk up to the waterfall forms the start
to the barranc, or walk up a side valley that has a cave that has stone
age drawing in it. Both walks are tricky as the paths are poor.
rarely has water in it down at our finca, although in years past, when
it had water in it all year round, the villagers used to swim in the pool
that forms below the bridge at our finca.
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