Published by_ Happy Woman magazine - Baleska Press."Check-Out" section.
As the Portuguese poet said, "God wills, the Man dreams and the work is born." It was for the man to dream about a panoramic shelter in the heart of the mountain and name it Alfândega da Fé.
In the Kingdom
Twenty miles away from Badajoz rests Almendral. A place that survived the middle ages and kept a nest of silence, Rocamador. The 16th-century monastery converted into a 5-star hotel. There are no signs, or maps to guide us – or anything past the desire to get there. It seems part of the experience to feel lost before we find it. But it only makes it the most beautiful arrival.