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    How to and from Zamora

    by gwened Written Aug 5, 2015

    This is a wonderful city that I have come by car from Madrid. It is also at about 45 minutes in expressway from the airport at Valladolid.and 30 minutes from the city of Salamanca, by expressway. Train connection including AVE from Valladolid and near the Portuguese border.

    by road from Madrid A6 direction Las Rosas and Guadarrama,Villacastin Medina del Campo, Tordesillas,and here take bearing left the road N122 direction Zamora.
    the best route planner here is Repsol
    http://www.guiarepsol.com/en/map/
    Parking is easy by the plaza de Arias Gonzalo very close to the Cathedral or the underground parking at plaza de San Martín, short walk to the Cathedral as best to park. The on street parking is good for 2 hrs and cheap by the tourist office is good too.

    the local bus is nice if need to as we walk, there is the Acercame network with 8 lines and market line or mercadillo. At the market is on Sundays from 10h to 14h every 15 minutes. Starts at Avenida Principe Asturias with stops at MAFRE, Ave de Requejo 6 and 10, Ave de Requejo in front of the clinic
    http://www.acercame.es/
    The bus has a ticket for 10 trips for 6,30€ now, check site for updates

    you ,also , have a little train or tren turistico here
    http://www.acercame.es/index.php/tren
    morning departures from 10h30 and afternoon from 18h

    The train link for itineraries is here
    http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/index.html

    train station information in English is here official link
    http://www.adif.es/en_US/infraestructuras/estaciones/30200/informacion_000049.shtml

    taxis I know by friends there this one is good but never try it
    https://teletaxizamora.wordpress.com/taxi-zamora-2/

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    How to get in and out Cuenca

    by gwened Written Jul 18, 2015

    Driving easy from Madrid about 167 kms or about 103 miles. Take road A-3/E-901 direction Valencia, once at town of Tarancón,take the A-40/CU-11 direction Cuenca. Distancia

    route planner
    http://www.guiarepsol.com/en/map/
    weather for Cuenca
    http://www.aemet.es/en/eltiempo/prediccion/municipios/cuenca-id16078

    By bus
    AVE train station "Fernando Zobel" two floors with the street level access to trains and transport, about 4 kms outside town near the intersection with road N320
    Line 12 of urban bus link the station and the bus terminal and here you have correspondence with lines 1 , 6 and 7.
    Bus terminal or Estacion de Autobuses is at C/ Fermín Caballero
    Tel +34 969 22 70 87
    bus connections here
    http://www.avanzabus.com/web/default.aspx?lang=en

    monbus and Alsa bus also have lines by here.
    http://www.monbus.es/es
    https://www.alsa.es/en/home

    local bus is LUC lineas Urbanas de Cuenca here, see as above for bus train line connections
    http://www.urbanoscuenca.com/
    there is also a community bus service of the region O Castilla la Mancha doing runs
    Cuenca – Guadalajara
    Cuenca – Albacete
    Cuenca – Toledo
    Cuenca – Ciudad Real

    Also Rubiocar buses
    http://www.rubiocar.com/lineas-regulares.php
    rides to Buendia – Cuenca, Leganiel – Cuenca, - Alcohujate – Cuenca, - Villares del Saz – Cuenca, - Fuentesbuenas – Cuenca, - Montalbanejo – Cuenca

    buses Parra does the run Hontanaya – Tresjuncos – Puebla de Almenara – Almonacid del Marquesado – El Hito – Villar del Águila – Cuenca
    http://www.autocaresparra.com/lineas-regulares.html

    by train
    Station at C/ Mariano Catalina, 10
    Tel information at +34 969 22 07 20
    Tel for reservations at +34 902 24 02 02
    medium distance goes from Valencia, Madrid and Cuenca on RENFE
    http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/index.html

    taxis
    http://www.radiotaxicuenca.com/
    and at the AVE and local train stations.

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    How to get to in and out Càceres

    by gwened Written Jul 18, 2015

    I have come here by car but has good transport option for the visitor.About 300 kms from Madrid (about 186 miles).
    You come from Madrid by casa de campo on the M30 take the exit R5 on the E90 direction talavera de la reina and onwards for several kms, then just after Huertas de Anima take a right on the A58 expressway direction Caceres until it. This road takes you to Trujillo,and Lisbon as well linking with Badajoz and Merida. It is also connected to Portugal by the N-521, through Valencia de Alcantara. From Ciudad Real you arrive by the N-430, by Fuenlabrada de los Montes, in the direction of Don Benito and Merida.
    best route planner in Spain is Repsol
    http://www.guiarepsol.com/en/map/
    and for meteo Spain AEMET
    http://www.aemet.es/en/eltiempo/prediccion/municipios/caceres-id10037

    for parking in the city you have some garage car parks such as the Avenida de España car park is very centrally located, in the Avenida de España (or Paseo de Cánovas), 10 minutes from the Monumental City. It is a private car park. The Obispo Galarza car park is very close to the Plaza Mayor (Main Square). Also Parking don Manuel in Margallo st.. In the Park del Príncipe there is a free open-air car park. The Tourist Welcome Centre in the Valhondo Building, near to the Plaza Mayor, has a lot of parking space for coaches, caravans and cars, as well as a tourist information centre, a municipal hostel and other facilities.

    Renfe has a medium range line Madrid Caceres Badajoz
    http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/index.html
    train station very near city center at Avda. Juan Pablo II nº 6.
    Tel +34 927 235 061 and 902 240 202.

    By bus from Madrid grupo Avanza
    The bus station is in city center as well at C/ Túnez 1.
    Tel +34 927 232 550
    http://www.avanzabus.com/web/default.aspx?lang=en

    by taxi in the city
    Taxi en Cáceres:+34 927.242.424 and 927.212.121
    RadioTaxi Cáceres
    http://www.radiotaxicaceres.com/

    the closest airport is at Badajoz about 45 minutes from Caceres
    http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite/Aeropuerto-Badajoz/en/Page/1047546622728/

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    How to come in and out Alcalà de Henares

    by gwened Written Jun 22, 2015

    I have come here by car and bus always but will give some local info on transports.

    The best of course is the road, up from Madrid, about 15 kms ;the main expressway A-2 (exits 17 to 23) and the beltway local R-2, exit 6. It is at the crossroad to the airport at Madrid and the highways A-1 to Irún, and the French border and the A-3 towards Valencia, You can also reach by alternative roads such as the hold highway N-II Madrid-Barcelona in its section taking exit 23 of the A-2. And by the road M-203 (Mejorada del Campo)connecting with the highway on the tollsbooth at R-3.

    Parkings underground paying are Parking de San Lucas, Plaza de San Lucas. you enter by Vía Complutense.
    Parking de La Paloma ,Plaza de la Paloma.you enter by street or C/ Santo Tomás de Aquino. Parking del Mercado Mercado Municipal (market). Plaza del Mercado. you enter by C/ Cerrajeros.(my favorite)
    these are open space parking for free.
    Aparcamiento Eras del Silo C/ Parque. you enter by C/ Torrelaguna and as well C/ Infancia.
    Aparcamiento Pico del Obispo C/ Cardenal Sandoval y Rojas.you enter by Puerta de Madrid. Aparcamiento C/ Jiménez de Quesada. you enter as well by Camino del Juncal y Reyes Católicos. Aparcamiento Auditorio Municipal(auditorium) C/ Nuestra Señora del Pilar s/n. You can enter as well by Avenida de Roma y Ronda Fiscal.

    The train of course, RENFE has 3 lines of cercanías or suburbian trains to Alcalá from Madrid and different towns in the region such as Guadalajara every day with schedules from 5.00h to 00.00h. The lines are:
    Líne C-1. Alcobendas / San Sebastián de los Reyes - Madrid (Atocha) -
    Alcalá de Henares. every 10 mins or so.
    Líne C-2. Guadalajara - Alcalá de Henares - Madrid (Atocha) -
    Chamartín. every 20 mins or so.
    Líne C-7. Alcalá de Henares - Madrid (Atocha) - Chamartín - Príncipe Pío - Atocha -Chamartín - Colmenar Viejo. every 10 minutes or so
    .https://venta.renfe.com/vol/infoPuntualidadTrenes.do#
    or simply
    www.renfe.es and change to English

    By bus is handle by contract with the city as AUTOBUSES DE ALCALA at Calle Chile, 43
    28806 Alcalá de Henares (Madrid) Telf +34 91 888 00 21, Fax +34 91 882 76 11 they in turn take to Monbus.es for schedules pricing etc here
    http://www.monbus.es/es/comunidad-de-madrid/transporte-urbano-metropolitano
    Here are the 11 urban city lines and trajects
    L-1 Barrio del Pilar (Hipercor) - Campo del Ángel (Los Nogales).
    L-2 Plaza de Cervantes - Universidad/Hospital.
    L-3 Plaza de Cervantes - Espartales.
    L-4 Plaza de Cervantes - Cementerio Jardín.
    L-5 Barrio del Pilar - Centro Comercial La Dehesa.
    L-6 Barrio del Pilar - Paseo del Val.
    L-7 El Ensanche - Nueva Alcalá.
    L-8 Barrio Campo del Ángel - Paseo del Val.
    L-9 Plaza Estación FF.CC. - Polígono Industrial Azque.
    L-10 Vía Complutense - Espartales.
    L-11 La Garena - Puerta Universo.
    L-12: Plaza Cervantes - Jardín Botánico - Universidad

    For connections to Madrid you can always use the same system as Madrid here
    http://www.crtm.es/
    Bus lines 223,227 ,and 229 comes here from Madrid. In town you have 14 lines that connects it with several towns like Torrejón de Ardoz (old US air base NATO) ,and Guadalajara; such lines as 221,221A, 223, 225, 225A, 227, 229, 231, 232, 250, 251, 252,254, 255, 260, 271, 272, 275, 320 , and night time line N202.
    more trajects info here
    Intercity buses from Madrid reaching Alcalà de Henares
    Línea 223. Madrid (Avda. de América) - Alcalá de Henares.
    Línea 227. Madrid (Avda. de América) - Alcalá de Henares (Espartales-Universidad).
    Línea 229. Madrid (Avda. de América) - Alcalá de Henares (Virgen del Val).
    Línea Nocturna N202. Madrid (Avda. de América) - Torrejón de Ardoz - Alcalá de Henares. (night time bus line)
    Linea 824. Madrid (Airport) - Torrejón de Ardoz - Alcalá de Henares.
    More information at ALSA. Avda. de América, 9A. Tel. 902 42 22 42, Intercambiador de Avda. de América 28002. Madrid.
    http://www.alsa.es
    their lines from Guadalajara
    Línea 221A. Alcalá de Henares - Guadalajara. You can connect with Azuqueca and Alovera (Guadalajara).
    Línea 221. Madrid (Avda. de América) - Alcalá de Henares (C.C La Dehesa) - Guadalajara. Line from Madrid to Guadalajara,making stop at shopping center or Centro Comercial de La Dehesa in Alcalá de Henares, at the Km. 33 of the expressway A-2.
    More information at ALSA. Avda. de América, 9A. Tel. 902 42 22 42, Intercambiador de Avda. de América 28002. Madrid. Webpage is same as above Alsa.es
    To go to Torrejón de Ardoz. Line 824 linking Alcalá de Henares with Torrejón de Ardoz and the airport Madrid-Barajas ( T1/ T2 ). Same info at Alsa.
    Other destinations with Autobuses Consol autocarestrapsa, and Argabus to nearby communities

    For taxis stands here
    Plaza de Cervantes. Estación de Autobuses. Hospital Príncipe de Asturias. Estación de Renfe. C/ Octavio Paz (Centro Integral de Diagnóstico y Tratamiento "Francisco Diaz"). Reyes Católicos Nº 44. Estación de la Garena.
    Tel. Radio-Taxi+34 91-882 21 79 ór 91-882 21 88

    Alcabici is the bike service in town; the city put this pdf file with location of bike stands, the P is not parkings but parkbici or bicycle parking area.
    http://www.ayto-alcaladehenares.es/portalAlcala/RecursosWeb/DOCUMENTOS/1/2_2844_1.pdf

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    How to in and out of San Lorenzo de El Escorial

    by gwened Written Jun 15, 2015

    I have come most by car ,but ,also by bus and it is a wonderful place to visit while in the area of Madrid,Segovia, etc.

    this is the town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, very famous for the monastery, (see sep tip). How to get there is simple especially from Madrid.

    you can take the cercanias train C-8A Madrid-El Escorial line, get off on the Avenida de los Reyes Catolicos to the monastery
    the line pdf file is here from Atocha or Chamartin in Madrid;
    http://www.aytosanlorenzo.es/files/5609-175-FICHERO/Esquema%20tren.pdf

    and all the info on the Cercanias here from RENFE just see the C8A with El Escorial as destination
    http://www.renfe.com/viajeros/cercanias/madrid/lineas/

    by car you can take the roads Autovía A-6 (Madrid – Coruña known as Autovia del Noroeste),from Madrid to exit or salida 29 and take the road M-505 off of it to San Lorenzo. Or the same Autovía A-6 (Madrid – Coruña), connect with the road AP-6 to exit or salida 47 , and take the road M-600 , direction San Lorenzo de El Escorial

    Other than finding parking off street, at these streets for a maximum of 2 hours; Xavier Cabello la Piedra (up to the street Calle Calderón de la Barca), Calle Alarcón (from the las Escaleras to calle Pedro Regalado), calle Pedro Regalado (between Xabier and Alarcón), Príncipe,Calle del Rey,C/ Joaquín Costa,C/ de las Pozas up to the Bar el Raton,San Antón (from no 14 to calle Floridablanca), Mariano Benavente Floridablanca, Santiago (up to street C/ Juan de Leyva), San Frnacisco (up to calle Juan de Leyva), Patriarca (up to calle Juan de Leyva),Rodriguez Ventura,
    Juan de Borbón y Battemberg; with the exception of Paseo Juan de Borbón y Battenberg that you have shorter periods like 15 mins.

    a good route planner there is the gas/petrol folks of Repsol
    http://www.guiarepsol.com/en/map/
    you have two nice parking garages open 24 hrs there, Plaza de la Constitución, contact Tel +34 918 902 496
    Parque de Felipe II located at Calle del Rey nº 45; tel +34 918 907 240
    weather on the road the Spanish meteo service AEMET is good,have it on san lorenzo
    http://www.aemet.es/en/eltiempo/prediccion/municipios/san-lorenzo-de-el-escorial-id28131

    The bus station is at Calle Juan de Toledo nº 3 with contact tel +34 91 896 90 28.
    A map of lines in pdf file is here good to print and take with you
    http://www.aytosanlorenzo.es/files/5609-1364-FICHERO/Plano-SL-ESCORIAL-QR-21-2-2014.pdf

    the local urban lines are
    L1 - San Lorenzo de El Escorial - Estación de ferrocarril de El Escorial
    L2 - Villa de El Escorial - San Lorenzo de El Escorial - Hospital comarcal - La Pizarra
    L4 - Línea Urbana (Circular de San Lorenzo de El Escorial)

    and the inter urban lines are
    661 Madrid (Moncloa) - San Lorenzo de El Escorial (por Galapagar), the one I used.
    664 Madrid (Moncloa) - San Lorenzo de El Escorial (por Guadarrama)
    these are taken in Madrid from the exchange or Intercambiador de Moncloa,by the metro station of Moncloa line 3.
    and to other nearby towns you have
    640 San Lorenzo de El Escorial - Robledo de Chavela - Valdemaqueda
    660 San Lorenzo de El Escorial - Guadarrama - Collado-Villalba
    665 San Lorenzo de El Escorial - Peguerinos
    666 San Lorenzo de El Escorial - Zarzalejo - Las Navas del Marqués
    667 San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Por Galapagar) - Majadahonda (Hospital)
    669 San Lorenzo de El Escorial - El Escorial - Valdemorillo - Villanueva de la Cañada
    669A San Lorenzo de El Escorial - El Escorial - Zarzalejo - Robledo de Chavela - Fresnedillas - Navalagamella

    you have the bus company Herranz with the schedules of the above lines and more new ones
    http://autocaresherranz.com/servicios-regulares.php
    you have two taxi stands there
    Calle Floridablanca s/n (corner of Plaza de Nuestra Señora de la Virgen de Gracia).
    Tel. +34 918 901 717
    and the bus station at Calle Juan de Toledo

    from Monastery to the mountain  for inspiration
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    Train from Torremolinos to Malaga

    by LoriPori Updated Jun 14, 2015

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    The day we went to Malaga we took the train. It was easy and economical -only 1.65 euros return per person. We usually buy our tickets from the machine and always get a return ticket so we don't have to stand in line again. The trip to Malaga takes about 30 minutes.
    We have taken this train numerous times and usually get off at the Main Station.

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    see your train travel before the train travels

    by gwened Updated Jun 12, 2015

    this site in Spanish show you videos of train rides in Spain and elsewhere. Very neat to see your trip before traveling

    The AVE trains are the pride of the Spanish fleet: they use the same high-speed technology as the French TGV, but have even better interiors. They can reach speeds of up to 300km/h. For high-speed AVE routes you will need to allow time for ticket controls and passport checks before you join the train.

    AVE trains as above. Then, you have the Alvia. Similar to AVE but a little bit slower, reaching a maximum speed of 250 km/h (155 mi/h). Avant. Serve mid-distance routes with high-speed trains specifically designed for short journeys (e.g. Madrid-Toledo). Media Distancia. Traditional trains with multiple stops along the way that run through the whole country.It’s true that these trains are considerably slower than the rest.

    The popular rates levels are P (Promo). It is a promotional ticket with a cheaper tariff, up to a 70% discount on the general fare. You cannot change or cancel your ticket. You cannot choose your seat. P+ (Promo+). It is a promotional ticket with a cheaper tariff, up to a 65% discount on the general fare. You can change (20% fee of the original ticket price and if the price of the new ticket is higher, you will pay the difference) or cancel (30% fee of the original ticket price) your ticket. You can choose your seat. F (Flexible). It is a more expensive ticket allowing you to change at no cost (but if the price of the new ticket is higher, you will pay the difference) or cancel (5% fee of the original ticket price) your ticket. You can choose your seat. Tarifa Ida y Vuelta (Return ticket). This is cheaper rate than the Flexible one, offering a 20% on both the outward and return journeys. And, 4M (Mesa or Table for 4). This tariff is ideal if you are traveling with your family or a party of four. High-speed trains offer spaces made up of four seats with two seats facing each other.

    Hope it makes you for an enjoyable journey in Spain.Official train site
    www.Renfe.es

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    buses in Andalucia

    by gwened Updated Jun 9, 2015

    well since you left out the car, my suggestion for to see more is the bus.
    http://www.costasur.com/es/horario-autobus.html

    OR

    http://www.andalucia.com/travel/bus/marbella.htm
    you have it all, choose location in each city or to see them all just type the city name

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    Barcelona International Airport

    by hopang Updated Jun 7, 2015

    Barcelona El Prat International Airport is located approximately 13 kilometres southwest of the city of Barcelona. It is the second largest international airport after Madrid Barajas International Airport in Spain and is the 35th busiest airport in the world! It has two passenger terninals, i.e. terminal 1 which was recently built and completed in 2009 and terminal 2 which is used mostly by low cost flights.

    As in any other international airports in Europe lots of facilities are available in the airport for the convenience of passengers especially tax-free shopping, bars, cafes and restaurants. Travelling from El Prat Airport to the city of Barcelona is easy. There are lots of choices for passengers to travel to the city including trains, hotel shuttle services, shuttle bus which is known as Aerobus, local buses and of course by cars and taxis. As there were four of us travelling to Barcelona, we decided to travel by taxi which costs between €30.00 and €40.00 depending on the day of your arrival and your arrival time. Taxis will take you right to the front door of your hotel which also save you some local transportation.

    Travelling by taxis costs more to the city after 8.00 p.m. and during the weekends. If you prefer to save some money you can travel by Aerobus (last stop: Placa Catalunya) which costs €5.95 per adult one way and €11.20 for a return ticket. There are local buses which cost even less but it takes ages to reach the city as they have many stops along the way.

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    Metro in Barcelona

    by hopang Updated Jun 7, 2015

    Barcelona metro has 11 lines, line 1 to line 11 which are differentiated by colours. We frequently used line 3 (green) while in Barcelona as our hotel was located at Las Ramblas. As Las Ramblas is a tourist destination line 3 is one of the most crowded lines in Barcelona metro network.

    Barcelona metro is owned by Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB). It has history that dates back to the year 1924. More than 400,000 passengers use Barcelona metro yearly which makes it one of the most heavily used metro underground systems in Europe. There are more than 160 metro stops in Barcelona, most of them underground, covering a total length of more than 120 kilometres of metro network.

    The operating hours of Barcelona metro are between 5.00 a.m. and 12.00 midnight daily. It is extended to 2.00 a.m. on Friday. A single ticket which a person can travel for up to 75 minutes costs €2.15 each. However if you are staying in Barcelona for more than three days and you wish to travel by metro more frequently, it is advisable to purchase a T10 ticket which costs just €9.95 per ticket. The ticket allows you to travel 10 times. A single T10 ticket can even be used by several persons. All you have to do is to validate the ticket, walk through the gate and then pass to the next person to validate. These metro tickets can also be used on local buses operated by TMB.

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    Hop on hop off bus tour in Barcelona

    by hopang Updated Jun 6, 2015

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    One of the better ways to visit Barcelona's top tourist attractions is to travel from the comfort of an open top hop on hop off bus via Barcelona City Tour which is the official sight-seeing tour in Barcelona. We always consider hop on hop off bus as an option when we visit large cities in Europe! Top tourist attractions along the route include Parc Güell, Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila, Casa Batilo, Placa Catalunya, Las Ramblas, Port Vell and Montjuic. Of course you can also travel to these top tourist attractions by local transport such as local buses, trams and metro which can be very crowded at times.

    Recorded commentraries are available on the bus in several languages such as English, Spanish, French, Italian, Chinese and Japanese. The operating hours are between 9.00 a.m. and 8.00 p.m. daily during the summer months with shorter operating hours during the winter months. You amy hop on and hop off as frequently as you like. Charges are €27.00 for one day ticket and €38.00 for two days ticket for an adult. You will receive a 10% discount if you book online before coming to Barcelona. For more information you may e-mail to the following address:- informacion@barcelonacitytour.com.

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    By train from Barcelona to Montserrat

    by hopang Updated May 30, 2015

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    Montserrat Mountain is located approximately 50 kilometres north-west of Barcelona in Catalonia Spain. It can be accessible by FGC trains from Placa d'Espanya terminal in Central Barcelona towards Manresa. It takes approximately 50 minutes to travel by trains from Central Barcelona. You may stop at Montserrat Aeri station and take a cable car which stops at the terrace just below the Monastery of Montserrat.

    Package tour by trains to Montserrat Mountains is available at a cost of just 31.00 euros (2006) per adult. The cost of package tour has been increased to €46.20 per adult in 2015. It includes to and fro train ticket, to and fro cable car rides, unlimited rides by internal transport at the resort and three course lunch in a restaurant at the resort including a bottle of beer and soft drink. Package tour can be bought from any tourist information offices in the city of Barcelona.

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    train alicante to villena

    by gwened Updated May 22, 2015

    car would be nicer but a taxi more expensive. train is ok
    see the train station in alicante here from transport site in Spain
    http://www.adif.es/en_US/infraestructuras/estaciones/60911/informacion_000077.shtml

    and villena station info
    http://www.adif.es/en_US/infraestructuras/estaciones/60902/informacion_000076.shtml

    train connection in contact

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    train and bus to France

    by gwened Updated May 22, 2015

    the new AVE fast train line between Barcelona and Figueres is open and running now.

    Girona is another thing usually is where ryanair lands as Barcelona airport lol! From there to Marseille is two countries away with still track train change at Cerbere or port Bou. The AVE has open to Perpignan from Barcelona.

    eurolines bus company has the run
    http://www.eurolines.fr/en/

    frogbus founded by British in 2008 only does the run from girona to perpignan not marseille.

    the train is here
    http://www.renfe.com/EN/viajeros/

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    driving in Spain

    by gwened Updated Apr 30, 2015

    yes great driving conditions, and great you are driving the best way to see things and little corners of a country. Snow some years and the mountains high up yes.
    see road conditions at repsol, it changes to Spanish for driving but with symbols its fairly easy.
    http://www.guiarepsol.com/en/
    its the equiv of michelin and it works great in Spain but also other countries like France.

    the driving in cities is fast, but on the country is normal, the automobile assoc there can tell you about driving conditions
    here it is the law from Spain tourist office site
    http://www.spain.info/en/informacion-practica/consejos-viaje/consejos-practicos/conducir_en_espana/

    some good reliable car rental since 1979
    www.autoeurope.com
    www.kemwel.com

    Some radar traffic information from Gestrafic the folks in charge helping you avoid traffic fines in Spain. http://www.gestrafic.com/

    the section where the radars are most at work and be on the look out for them are arriving to Malaga on the autovía de Las Pedrizas,reaching KM 130 in the road A-45 tiene you need to reduce speed to 80 KPH. The second place on fines catching is on the road A-6 by Las Rozas (Madrid), and the third one near Sagunto (Valencia) in the road AP-7. Also on the A23 by Teruel in km 88,6/Madrid A1 by Km 22 and the M-40 road of Madrid by Km 52. The tunnel of Guadarrama in the road AP-6


    it is enjoyable and a great way to come close to the culture with freedom of movement You have some newer photos and some older from crossing the pyrénées from France before tunnel days!

    driving from France to Spain A63 and N1 signs driving in Galicia overe the Cantabrian mountains the valleys on the N330 just passing from France ,you are in Spain N330 repsol service station at Villanua, Aragon
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