When my husband suggested that we look into hiking holidays in Spain, I was pretty excited about it. I am not one of those people who want to go to the beach and lay there for hours. I like to stay active, and I knew that this would be something that we would both get a lot of enjoyment from. He picked out the place we would go as well as the itinerary, knowing that I was agreeable to it at that point. There were two different itineraries he could choose from, and he decided that we would do the first one.
On the first day of the hiking adventure, it was a five hour tour. We saw everything from abandoned farmhouses to a gorgeous castle on our walking travels. I like that we were challenged on this first day, but not so much that it would discourage novice hikers from taking part. Continue reading