Galo Resort Galomar Hotel
Travel Blogs from Canico
Wednesday 30/10 (Day
By now we’re enjoying the routine of the cruise life. We have
developed a warm friendship with our two waiters and with our room service attendant,
(most of them are young Asian guys), and it is nice.
Our main activity is
swimming in the morning, or after lunch and just being together here and there.
It is a lot more boring ...
New Years Eve Cottages
Round off the
festive season in an extra special way and book a cottage for New Year
with enjoy Portugal! We've stacks of larger properties, from rambling
farmhouses and elegant manors to cottage - ideal if you want more
privacy and personal space between get-togethers. And sharing the cost
means great-value holidays too good to be missed!
Seven days at sea is a long time but we made it fine. Madeira is a beautiful place and worth the wait. We took a taxi tour of about 4 hours and saw a lot. Just finished lunch and now going to walk around the town before boarding the ship. have to be back by 4:30. The views here ...
... it from foreigners (unlike Spanish) 4) Also unlike in Spanish speaking countries, in Portugal the American TV shows are not dubbed, only subtitled. Which means built in practice on a daily basis, especially for the younger generation.
Speaking of TV, they only have commercials in between shows, never breaks in the middle, and the commercials only ever seem to be for other TV shows. Maybe TV revenue is all from subscription here already (because ...
... afterthought or something. Or just double park on the street. Really anywhere that you can guarantee will mildly inconvenience somebody every five minutes or so. Like the way I'm always drawing patterns in the air with my toes.
On a more positive and somewhat less petulant note they really seem to take their recycling very seriously here – maybe due to stricter European Union regulations than we are used to in North ...