Hotel Casa Rosalia
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We took a slow pace to get to Salceda because apparently there is nothing here. Well wrong. There's a lovely new restaurant. The weather was hot and it seemed like the road got longer as we we looked for our Pousada. Exhausted and sore. Tomorrow is another good walk before Santiago. A large cold beer and a nice hot shower sorted us ...
We had a really long sail today - 48 miles from A Coruņa to Camariņas - which was kind of exhausting and not particularly comfortable with two to three metres of swell.
BUT we've finally moved on (we were getting a bit frustrated staying in A Coruņa so long thanks to ****** weather) and we had dolphins with us for quite a while today, including a couple of mother and baby pairs, which were utterly adorable.
It wasn't really all that exciting ...
... was steep through the last town, up concrete roads of course and then back onto walled forest roads. These are the old roads they just keep upgrading the surfaces on. Rounding the corner to see Fisterra was awesome. The water had not a ripple on it and the sun was shining despite the forecast of rain. And on the distance beyond was Finesterre - the ultimate destination. Breathtaking! Then we hit flagstone paths for the last few kms! ...
... or at least trying to sing. After a rest we walked down to the hotel cafe for a vino tinto and the two Italian professors from Florence walked in, so tonight will be fun time at dinner and a catch up on how they have gone since we left them in Portomarin. Oh yeah Imagine by John Lennon- Sue noticed each garbage bin we passed had a verse from Imagine written on it- so it became our song for the ...
... we have become accustomed too. The morning passes quickly, however today I don't seem to be keeping up to dad. Yes I feel tired, but usually after a couple of kilometres of walking I adopt a routine - it's like a walking meditation. Today my rhythm is out - it seems to be taking ages do do the necessary kilometres to get to Ribadiso. The hills we climb seem higher than usual (but are not), the weather seems hotter (no hotter than normal) and I have to take more rests in the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking