Sierra de Armantes: red-clay, geographical wonders in Calatayud (my pueblo)

It gives me great pleasure to share with the world this magical wonder of “Armantes” which we have right in our backyard. I reside in a small Spanish town (20k population) that goes by the name of Calatayud. It’s a long story (how I got here AND how the town came to be) so here … More Sierra de Armantes: red-clay, geographical wonders in Calatayud (my pueblo)

Peña Oroel: pre-Pyrenean hike near the gateway city of Jaca

November 2016 Peña Oroel (1740m) is a very low-key hike right outside of Jaca. 8 km round trip starting from Mirador Refugio de Oroel, and it’s pretty much accessible all year round. Jaca is extremely well known as it’s the gateway to some very popular valleys in the Pyrenees. If you’re going to hit up either … More Peña Oroel: pre-Pyrenean hike near the gateway city of Jaca