Travel Blogs from Barro
... Despite arriving at 8:45 we were the only ones there for quite a while before a young Spanish couple came. The waitress said it is not uncommon for people to come at 10:30-11 for dinner. We had a relaxed happy evening and very delicious meal?
There is a very modern dinosaur museum just outside Lastres but we weren't interested to go there. You are able to see large footprints in the rocks in on a beach nearby, but with Peter's achy shoulder, ...
... the owner is from Bolivia, I'm not sure. Watching last night game was a pain to be honest, or maybe both teams were too good defensively, but Netherlands didn't produce any game so it's only fair they're out. The trip is slowly reaching its end, as we drive towards Bilbao, then San Sebastian ...
... plazas in preparation for the festival of Santa Maria Magdalena to be held that day. The procession, which included litte girls dressed in long white dresses and the boys in either velvet waistcoats and floppy velvet caps or sailor suits, followed the flower pathways all around the town, stopping at the various altars for prayers. When it was finished, the cafés and bars of the story book old town ...
... Of course photography is not allowed so pictures here are courtesy of web.
There are several caves with art in the wider area that can be visited, and when we come back again, we would certainly plan to visit another. One is just outside Cangis de Onis and one further south at San Salvador de Alesga. It is essential to contact the centres for reservation information.
This time we stayed in the old town, as it meant ...
... was also interesting that this church was similar to the churches I saw when I was in France a few years ago.
For our next stop, we had lunch in a town called San Vicente de la barquera. It was a very beautiful town with a castle and a church located in it. I also bought a Cantabria sweatshirt in this town (because it was freezing today to be honest, and I was not prepared). For those who don't know, Cantabria is the part of Spain we ...
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