Travel Blogs from San Sebastián de la Gomera
... area and I was determined to do it without any walking aid; consequently we did not get far by normal standards but my stroll in the park pace with stops at various waterholes achieved a reasonable standard.
The town buzzes with tourists from all over Europe and their languages sound like various parts of a great orchestra with differing tones and sounds,some are soft and smooth, others seem to flow up and down the scales in staccato while the ...
... and honest to god it was like stepping on a grape. Those things are very juicy. Yeeech. Then of course when I tried to pick him up with a wad of toilet paper to throw him out he proceeded to fall on the floor before I got him to the can and HE WAS STILL TWITCHING! I see why they say that they could survive a nuclear attack. It was traumatizing for everyone that's for sure. The nights were not restful after that as we worried about what might be crawling around our room in the ...
... up to the bus station. We take our time and catch the 14.15 bus to the airport to pick the up hire car. It takes a few minutes but we are on the road by 15.00 and arrive in La Guancha 16.00. La Guancha is a small town on the north west of the island, it is halfway up a mountain and all the roads are steep but the Casa ...
Late breakfast inside as cloudy but after weather improved we go for drive to Chipude stopping off at the Airport to see the magnificent terminal that is only used twice a day! We then drive onto Alajero for quick walk around before making for Chipude, stopping to admire the view of the Forteleza on the way. Nice lunch in Bar Sonia then onto El Cercado and Las Hayas before retuning home. After a cuppa ...
... Valley. You can see the trees being tapped for palm honey, a speciality of his area. It's 3 Kings in Playa Santiago tonight so we head home arriving back at 18.15, quick turnaround to be in Santiago 19.15. We have missed the beginning of the procession, fire walkers, band and Kings Coach but it returns along the sea front the Kings throwing sweets to the crowds before stopping at the stage. The Kings take their thrones and the children bring their letters with their wishes. It's ...
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