Hotel Rural el Torrejon
Travel Blogs from Arenas de Cabrales
... was melting quickly in the heat.Further down the valley, the small village of 'Covadonga' was a real gem. Here, there is a small church built into the cliff 100ft up, underneath which flows a waterfall that flows through the village below. Several passage ways run from the church and through the mountain to another church perched up on the hill.Stayed in the town of 'Cangas de Onis' which had a unique Roman bridge.
... mountain range in Northern Spain. You can see the Picos de Europa from San Vicente. Despite the rain...we decided to go to scout out what we would do there when it was NICE. We also wanted to scope out how to get to Fuente De, which is where the telerifico to the top of the mountain is.
What ensued was...the scariest bus ride of my life.
The ride between SVB-Potes is about an hour. It was POURING rain ...
... te zijn, zien rennen:)
Na afloop hebben we nog op een terrasje heerlijk warme chocolademelk en icedcoffee gedronken.
Het was heerlijk weer en echt een perfect dagje. We hebben heel veel fotos gemaakt en de mooiste zijn 'speciaal voor U geselecteerd' en neergezet hieronder:)
Dit was dus nog even een mooie bonus om de week mee af te sluiten:D
ADIOS AMIGOS xxxxxxxx
... to dance Sevillanas because in Sevilla, Sevillanas is SERIOUS BUSINESS.
What is Sevillanas you ask? Well, it is a type of flamenco and the dance of Feria de Abril in Sevilla. Maria, my host sister in Sevilla, tried to teach Melanie and I how to do it....and we FAILED. Well, to be fair, Melanie was pretty good! Jose Luis, who is our other "beginner" is hilarious ...
... then went for coffee at the only bar. In fact it was the only building! While here we spotted the only four legged shepherd that we have ever seen. A herd of goats came across the hillside in front of the bar and with them was a very large dog that constantly kept an eye on the goats and challenged any dog that came near the herd. He seemed to enjoy sunbathing but every so often he would lazily wander round to ...