Travel Blogs from Hermigua
Today was our final biking so it started early at 8am. The tour of the ocean and banana plantations was amazing. This island continues to try and make a profit thru bananas but the competition is tough. The route was 11.5 miles with winding, rolling roads all along the sea. We got back to turn everything in and begin our wind down. Our last lunch was at the pool in beautiful sunny ...
... hoped in the van to the top. I rode up the 6 miles to catch the group for an amazing demonstration. They had a man who uses a wooden pole to move from rock to rock and jump down the side of the mountains. It is an old skill that they are trying to keep alive by creating challenges and competitions. Is strength was amazing. Martin jumped on the bike for another long downhill and I got back in the van. We all met up ...
... ride close to the top. Our lunch stop was in a hotel in the middle of the park and featured a full buffet of salads and meats. Leaving the lunch stop the road is very very rough. It was like being bounced downhill for several miserable miles. While I was biking along due to the amount of bumping my bike bag fell off my seat and landed on the back wheel. It was a lot like having the brakes dragging you to a stop. I managed to pull over and ...
I'm doing what I came here to do. Not much action here at Los Christianos, I may go for a drive. My vivacious and lovely new friend Darina has gone for a job interview. It is still very warm, but really windy, so ************e is on the beach, just crazys like me! Ok I have had lunch and ...
So I decided to take a walkabout to find a tooth paste and water in the morning. I had the intention of chilling out and going exploring much later on. Anyway it is nearly 6 and I forgot about the toothpaste and I'm miles away from the hotel, oh well. I will brush my teeth later ...
Other places to stay in Hermigua
Calle de Ibo Alfaro s/n, Hermigua | 3 star hotelfrom $88
Carretera General, Km. 20, Hermigua | 3 star hotelfrom $46
Carretera General 117, Hermigua | 3 star hotelfrom $91
Pza Nuestra Senora de la Encarnacion s/n, Hermigua | 3 star hotelfrom $105