Carrion de los Condes

Carrion de los CondesDate: Saturday 12th June

Route: Burgos to Carrion de los Condes

Distance (by road) : 89.8 km

Digs: Hotel Real Monasterio

Blog Post: Burgos to Carrion

Comment: Carrión de los Condes was the home of Diego and Fernán González, brothers in law of El Cid.

Carrion occupied a a strategic position in this volatile area and the population reached as high as 10,000 but it is now a smallish town retaining it’s medieval atmosphere around the central square. Carrion is the capital of the tierra de campos area.

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Picture Gallery

Browny and Steve wait outside the bike shop

Steve's Bike is fixed up at last

Coxy and Steve make up the ground

Inside the Hotel

Leaving Carrion

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