Casona del Sella
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- Continental Breakfast
- Pets allowed
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... of meat hanging up in the smoke to be cured.
We treat ourselves to an excellent evening meal. I have a thick cut of veal and Mick has wild boar. Great sauces and a good local red wine.
It rains all night but we are snug in the hotel. Don't believe that line about only on the plain. It rains pretty seriously in the mountains here. ...
... enough is enough and ride to the nearest campsite and set up the tents.
The campsite is on the cliffs between two sandy coves. It is a bit like the north Cornish coast, rocky and wild. This coast does not appear very touristic. Llanes is a working town, no glitz or glitter, no postcards or silly hats. There are a number of campervans and tents on site but nobody looks like they are on holiday.
... out of money.
Although much of the building is Gothic, its altar was very Baroque with more gold than I’ve ever seen.
But the real highlight can be found in an area off the sanctuary.
Behind an iron gate are displayed important Christian relics, including a shroud said to have covered the face of Jesus after his death on the cross, as well as a separate piece of the ...
... it was a smaller cup and take-away. The children amazed us. From about 2 years of age, they scoot around on various types of pedal-less bikes and scooters. And, they are incredibly active; everywhere, they are running and climbing and jumping, with parents passively observing. I did not see one obese child; coincidence? Tomorrow is La Coruna. I do not know how long I can keep up this ...
... and central massifs.
The walk wasnn't particularly taxing with the only climb a steady one at the start out of Poncebos, a tiny straggle of buildings, in to the wide and mostly bare early stages of the gorge. Gradually the gorge became narrower and its walls thick with vegetation, creating greater contrast with the alpine heights above. The last stages of the walk were probably the prettiest; as we descended nearer the ...