Arcea Gran Hotel Pelayo
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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It's cloudy today. Valley is filled with clouds and mists. We have more strength now and wanted to try a longer hike. We picked the hike between Tresviso and San Esteban roughly about 3.7 miles long with moderate difficulty.
The path was mostly very exposed to the deep valley and there are ropes and rails at several places. It was a bit ...
Feeling a little better this morning. Thought we would be ready for some hike today. Since we had to drive to do some grocery shopping for the next couple of days, we decided to try the funicular up from Poncebos to Bulnes and enjoy the view from there. Maybe try a hike or two around. Actually that's one of the things the owner of our room said too touristy. But who cares. We're here only once, we want to do it. ...
We woke up, well, to be more precise, just opened our eyes in the morning. And we shook heads. No, we still cannot venture out and fully enjoy the caves. We are feeling much better than yesterday, but we are just too weak. We went downstairs cafe for a tea and tiny bit of bread where the waiter boy was acting pretty comical (and it was a good sign that we could smile about something now. Yesterday we didn't even ...
... lower down we encounter more cows and some goats deciding today the playground is the road. All traffic stops while they play. They are oblivious to the cars!
Finally down below the cloud but no point trying for another hike, everything is clouded in and it's not safe - humph and oh well......- back to town for a bite to eat then a quiet read all arvo. The cloud has moved down the hill so nought for anything :(.
But......we get to cook our own dinner again tonight. ...
... timber on seemingly impossible vertical slopes. Not easy to take pics as there are few places to get off the road and while the speed limit maybe 70kph, we rarely do more than 50. I choose to live.
Have chosen to send two nights at these digs as we will visit the national park tomorrow and do some mountain climbing. Highest peak is over 2600m but we can't get to ...