Casa do Parque
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
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Travel Blogs from Castelo de Vide
... bistro (free wifi!!!) and were able to walk around and do some shopping in the local street vendors areas as well as at some gelato places.
Another bus ride and we were back at the hotel for 4-hours of free time before dinner. The group mostly hung out by the pool table, sitting by the kiddie pool, catching up on internet use, napping, cleaning up, and just getting to know each other.
Dinner was ...
... awesome aqueducts dating back to Roman times. Aamiya was reminded of her Inquiry Exploration Week two years ago with Mr. Perry. She was able to compare what our guide said to what she had learned in that time. She was also able to add even more to the discussion on aqueducts and point out parts of structures that she recognized from her TYWLS learning. Several of the homes in the town were built on Roman ruins. There are some homes that did not realize this ...
Its cloudy and not that warm in the morning on Viseu. Breakfast is ok but nothing special. They only have a self-service coffee machine which uses UHT milk so is pretty poor. I go out to buy some water and take some photos. Then we check out and head off for a village called Flora de Rosa and the Pousada de Crato there. Again it is motorway most of the way with hardly any traffic so it is an easy drive. The Pousada was once a monastery but has ...
... castle is the old Judaria (Jewish neighborhoods) of twisting alleys and stairways that has an old synagogue which is now a museum dating from the era before the Inquisition when there was a substantial Jewish population in towns near the Spanish border. I was in the town around 6:00 in the evening so the castle and the synagogue had just closed, but Castelo de Vide was still a nice town in which to walk around.
Marvao is a ...
... glacier water and after having our feet in there for a few minutes they got kind of numb. There were tons of boulders covered in moss and everything was such a pretty green colour. It was a loop trail and on the way back we went through a little abandoned village and down a very steep cobble stone path (which explains why it is now abandoned) it was the perfect little walk.
After that was explored the east coast a bit, it is not a beachy tropical white sand ...